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Persistence
Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2007-08 tracked for six years through 2012-13 who enrolled in the first three consecutive terms.
COLLEGE PREPARED
71.3%
Gender
%
FEMALE
73.3
MALE
69.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
73.2
20-24
50.0
25-39
58.1
40 OR OVER
81.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
51.9
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
75.0
*
ASIAN
65.1
FILIPINO
68.2
HISPANIC
68.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
90.9
WHITE
73.2
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
68.2%
Gender
%
FEMALE
68.1
MALE
68.2
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Age
%
UNDER 20
70.8
20-24
48.1
25-39
59.7
40 OR OVER
64.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
64.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
57.7
ASIAN
68.8
FILIPINO
82.0
HISPANIC
65.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
64.3
WHITE
69.4
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OVERALL
69.1%
Gender
%
FEMALE
69.4
MALE
68.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
71.5
20-24
48.6
25-39
59.5
40 OR OVER
67.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
62.4
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
61.8
ASIAN
67.4
FILIPINO
78.3
HISPANIC
65.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
69.8
WHITE
70.7
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N/A: Cohort has no students
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COLLEGE PREPARED: Student’s lowest course attempted in Math and/or English was college level
UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE: Student’s lowest course attempted in Math and/or English was remedial level
OVERALL: Student attempted any level of Math or English in the first three years
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Remedial
Percentage of credit students tracked for six years through 2012-13 who started first time in 2007-08 below transfer level in English, mathematics, and/or ESL and completed a college-level course in the same discipline.
MATH
31.8%
Gender
%
FEMALE
33.6
MALE
29.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
33.1
20-24
28.3
25-39
30.1
40 OR OVER
33.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
21.4
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
22.9
ASIAN
34.6
FILIPINO
37.8
HISPANIC
28.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
18.9
WHITE
35.8
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ENGLISH
41.7%
Gender
%
FEMALE
43.1
MALE
40.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
45.4
20-24
37.1
25-39
30.8
40 OR OVER
25.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
28.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
33.3
ASIAN
60.5
FILIPINO
56.3
HISPANIC
35.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
26.9
WHITE
46.3
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ESL
23.8%
Gender
%
FEMALE
24.5
MALE
22.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
46.2
20-24
31.1
25-39
11.7
40 OR OVER
8.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
N/A
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
ASIAN
31.3
FILIPINO
0.0
*
HISPANIC
21.5
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
28.6
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N/A: Cohort has no students
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30 Units
Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2007-08 tracked for six years through 2012-13 who achieved at least 30 units.
COLLEGE PREPARED
73.3%
Gender
%
FEMALE
75.4
MALE
71.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
75.6
20-24
56.9
25-39
45.2
40 OR OVER
54.5
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
37.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
75.0
*
ASIAN
70.9
FILIPINO
68.2
HISPANIC
70.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
81.8
WHITE
76.6
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
60.8%
Gender
%
FEMALE
59.7
MALE
62.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
62.5
20-24
51.0
25-39
50.6
40 OR OVER
59.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
47.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
42.3
ASIAN
71.5
FILIPINO
68.9
HISPANIC
54.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
57.1
WHITE
64.8
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OVERALL
64.3%
Gender
%
FEMALE
63.7
MALE
64.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
66.3
20-24
52.4
25-39
49.7
40 OR OVER
58.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
46.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
ASIAN
71.3
FILIPINO
68.7
HISPANIC
57.5
PACIFIC ISLANDER
62.3
WHITE
68.8
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0%: Cohort with no students attaining an outcome
N/A: Cohort has no students
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COLLEGE PREPARED: Student’s lowest course attempted in Math and/or English was college level
UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE: Student’s lowest course attempted in Math and/or English was remedial level
OVERALL: Student attempted any level of Math or English in the first three years
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Completion
Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2007-08 tracked for six years through 2012-13 who completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.
COLLEGE PREPARED
69.3%
Gender
%
FEMALE
72.9
MALE
66.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
70.9
20-24
58.3
25-39
51.6
40 OR OVER
45.5
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
40.7
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
75.0
*
ASIAN
76.7
FILIPINO
54.5
HISPANIC
64.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
81.8
WHITE
71.0
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
43.5%
Gender
%
FEMALE
47.2
MALE
39.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
44.9
20-24
35.4
25-39
36.4
40 OR OVER
35.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
34.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
26.9
ASIAN
62.5
FILIPINO
57.4
HISPANIC
38.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
40.5
WHITE
45.0
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OVERALL
50.6%
Gender
%
FEMALE
53.7
MALE
47.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
52.5
20-24
40.6
25-39
38.9
40 OR OVER
36.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
35.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
38.2
ASIAN
67.8
FILIPINO
56.6
HISPANIC
42.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
49.1
WHITE
53.9
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N/A: Cohort has no students
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COLLEGE PREPARED: Student’s lowest course attempted in Math and/or English was college level
UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE: Student’s lowest course attempted in Math and/or English was remedial level
OVERALL: Student attempted any level of Math or English in the first three years
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Career Technical Education
Percentage of students tracked for six years through 2012-13 who started first time in 2007-08 and completed more than eight units in courses classified as career technical education (or vocational) in a single discipline and completed a degree, certificate or transferred.
OVERALL
51.7%
Gender
%
FEMALE
52.8
MALE
51.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
60.8
20-24
56.6
25-39
44.3
40 OR OVER
36.5
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
50.7
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
33.3
ASIAN
60.0
FILIPINO
55.3
HISPANIC
53.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
66.7
WHITE
50.5
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Career Development and College Preparation (Non-credit)
Percentage of students tracked for six years through 2012-13, who started first time in 2007-08 in a Career Development and College Preparation course and completed a certificate, degree or transfer-related outcomes.
OVERALL
0.7%
Gender
%
FEMALE
1.2
MALE
0.2
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Age
%
UNDER 20
3.2
20-24
1.2
25-39
0.2
40 OR OVER
0.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
0.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
ASIAN
3.4
FILIPINO
N/A
HISPANIC
0.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
0.0
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N/A: Cohort has no students
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College Profile
The student population and course sections offered described in the tables are based on the 2012-13 academic year. Students represented differ from those included for calculation of Scorecard metrics, which are based on first-time students enrolled in 2007-08.
STUDENT INFORMATION
Students 36,426
GENDER ETHNICITY/RACE
Female 45.8% African American 3.2%
Male 53.5% American Indian/Alaska Native 0.7%
Unknown 0.7% Asian 4.8%
AGE Filipino 2.7%
Less than 20 years old 27.1% Hispanic 37.9%
20 to 24 years old 34.1% Pacific Islander 0.6%
25 to 39 years old 25.5% White 42.6%
40 or more years old 13.2% Two or more Races 3.9%
Unknown 0.0% Unknown 3.6%
OTHER INFORMATION
Full Time Equivalent Students 18,530.8
Credit Sections 6,985
Non-Credit Sections 253
Median Credit Section Size 25
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 52.1%
Student Counseling Ratio 926:1

Palomar College, founded in 1946, is in San Marcos which is located in north San Diego County. In addition to a 200 acre main campus, it has four education sites, the largest of which is in Escondido. Other sites are located at Camp Pendleton, Fallbrook High School, and the Pauma Indian Reservation. At Palomar, students may choose from over 250 degree and certificate programs or build skills needed for success in college and life.

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District: Palomar

Students: 36,426

County: San Diego