(no rates, less than 6 years of data)
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Persistence
Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2009-10 tracked for six years through 2014-15 who enrolled in the first three consecutive terms.
COLLEGE PREPARED
76.8%
N=625
Gender
%
FEMALE
76.5
MALE
77.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
78.7
20-24
73.1
25-39
65.8
40 OR OVER
57.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
57.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
75.0
*
ASIAN
84.3
FILIPINO
76.3
HISPANIC
70.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
78.4
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
75.9%
N=1,741
Gender
%
FEMALE
75.7
MALE
76.2
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Age
%
UNDER 20
77.0
20-24
73.4
25-39
73.7
40 OR OVER
71.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
75.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
68.8
ASIAN
79.4
FILIPINO
79.5
HISPANIC
72.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
64.7
WHITE
77.8
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OVERALL
76.2%
N=2,366
Gender
%
FEMALE
75.9
MALE
76.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
77.5
20-24
73.3
25-39
72.5
40 OR OVER
68.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
73.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
70.0
ASIAN
80.8
FILIPINO
78.4
HISPANIC
71.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
73.9
WHITE
78.0
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N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
Percentage of Unprepared Students: 74%
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
COLLEGE PREPARED UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE OVERALL
Students 625 Students 1,741 Students 2,366
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 281 Female 871 Female 1,152
Male 344 Male 870 Male 1,214
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 506 Less than 20 years old 1,227 Less than 20 years old 1,733
20 to 24 years old 67 20 to 24 years old 244 20 to 24 years old 311
25 to 39 years old 38 25 to 39 years old 217 25 to 39 years old 255
40 or more years old 14 40 or more years old 53 40 or more years old 67
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 21 African American 170 African American 191
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native 20
Asian 102 Asian 252 Asian 354
Filipino 38 Filipino 73 Filipino 111
Hispanic 110 Hispanic 479 Hispanic 589
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 23
White 273 White 586 White 859
*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
Percentage of Unprepared Students: 74%
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Remedial/ESL
Percentage of credit students tracked for six years through 2014-15 who first enrolled in a course below transfer level in English, mathematics, and/or ESL during 2009-10 and completed a college-level course in the same discipline.
REMEDIAL MATH
35.6%
N=1,981
Gender
%
FEMALE
35.2
MALE
36.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
38.2
20-24
34.5
25-39
33.6
40 OR OVER
29.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
25.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
34.6
ASIAN
39.7
FILIPINO
46.8
HISPANIC
33.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
30.8
WHITE
39.4
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REMEDIAL ENGLISH
51.1%
N=1,310
Gender
%
FEMALE
53.9
MALE
48.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
52.2
20-24
48.5
25-39
53.8
40 OR OVER
37.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
37.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
20.0
ASIAN
57.9
FILIPINO
48.9
HISPANIC
45.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
27.8
WHITE
58.9
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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
25.8%
N=190
Gender
%
FEMALE
25.6
MALE
26.2
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Age
%
UNDER 20
33.3
20-24
41.9
25-39
20.3
40 OR OVER
14.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
17.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
*
ASIAN
32.1
FILIPINO
0.0
*
HISPANIC
20.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
29.6
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N/A: Cohort has no students
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REMEDIAL MATH REMEDIAL ENGLISH ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
Students 1,981 Students 1,310 Students 190
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 974 Female 612 Female 125
Male 1,006 Male 698 Male 65
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 857 Less than 20 years old 720 Less than 20 years old 30
20 to 24 years old 568 20 to 24 years old 328 20 to 24 years old 43
25 to 39 years old 452 25 to 39 years old 225 25 to 39 years old 74
40 or more years old 104 40 or more years old 37 40 or more years old 43
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 194 African American 126 African American 17
American Indian/Alaska Native 26 American Indian/Alaska Native 15 American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 151 Asian 178 Asian 81
Filipino 79 Filipino 47 Filipino *
Hispanic 536 Hispanic 382 Hispanic 45
Pacific Islander 26 Pacific Islander 18 Pacific Islander *
White 759 White 423 White 27
*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
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30 Units
Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2009-10 tracked for six years through 2014-15 who achieved at least 30 units.
COLLEGE PREPARED
58.6%
N=625
Gender
%
FEMALE
60.9
MALE
56.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
60.3
20-24
56.7
25-39
50.0
40 OR OVER
28.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
66.7
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
25.0
*
ASIAN
58.8
FILIPINO
65.8
HISPANIC
59.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
56.0
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
64.7%
N=1,741
Gender
%
FEMALE
65.3
MALE
64.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
65.9
20-24
62.3
25-39
62.2
40 OR OVER
60.4
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
55.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
68.8
ASIAN
67.9
FILIPINO
68.5
HISPANIC
62.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
35.3
WHITE
66.9
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OVERALL
63.1%
N=2,366
Gender
%
FEMALE
64.2
MALE
62.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
64.2
20-24
61.1
25-39
60.4
40 OR OVER
53.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
56.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
60.0
ASIAN
65.3
FILIPINO
67.6
HISPANIC
61.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
52.2
WHITE
63.4
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0%: Cohort with no students attaining an outcome
N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
Percentage of Unprepared Students: 74%
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
COLLEGE PREPARED UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE OVERALL
Students 625 Students 1,741 Students 2,366
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 281 Female 871 Female 1,152
Male 344 Male 870 Male 1,214
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 506 Less than 20 years old 1,227 Less than 20 years old 1,733
20 to 24 years old 67 20 to 24 years old 244 20 to 24 years old 311
25 to 39 years old 38 25 to 39 years old 217 25 to 39 years old 255
40 or more years old 14 40 or more years old 53 40 or more years old 67
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 21 African American 170 African American 191
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native 20
Asian 102 Asian 252 Asian 354
Filipino 38 Filipino 73 Filipino 111
Hispanic 110 Hispanic 479 Hispanic 589
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 23
White 273 White 586 White 859
*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
Percentage of Unprepared Students: 74%
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Completion
Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2009-10 tracked for six years through 2014-15 who completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.
COLLEGE PREPARED
71.8%
N=625
Gender
%
FEMALE
73.3
MALE
70.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
74.5
20-24
61.2
25-39
65.8
40 OR OVER
42.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
61.9
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
75.0
*
ASIAN
81.4
FILIPINO
78.9
HISPANIC
61.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
50.0
*
WHITE
71.8
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
46.1%
N=1,741
Gender
%
FEMALE
46.3
MALE
46.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
47.4
20-24
44.7
25-39
41.5
40 OR OVER
41.5
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
36.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
43.8
ASIAN
56.7
FILIPINO
53.4
HISPANIC
39.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
35.3
WHITE
50.9
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OVERALL
52.9%
N=2,366
Gender
%
FEMALE
52.9
MALE
53.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
55.3
20-24
48.2
25-39
45.1
40 OR OVER
41.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
39.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
ASIAN
63.8
FILIPINO
62.2
HISPANIC
43.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
39.1
WHITE
57.5
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0%: Cohort with no students attaining an outcome
N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
Percentage of Unprepared Students: 74%
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
COLLEGE PREPARED UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE OVERALL
Students 625 Students 1,741 Students 2,366
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 281 Female 871 Female 1,152
Male 344 Male 870 Male 1,214
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 506 Less than 20 years old 1,227 Less than 20 years old 1,733
20 to 24 years old 67 20 to 24 years old 244 20 to 24 years old 311
25 to 39 years old 38 25 to 39 years old 217 25 to 39 years old 255
40 or more years old 14 40 or more years old 53 40 or more years old 67
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 21 African American 170 African American 191
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native 20
Asian 102 Asian 252 Asian 354
Filipino 38 Filipino 73 Filipino 111
Hispanic 110 Hispanic 479 Hispanic 589
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 23
White 273 White 586 White 859
*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
Percentage of Unprepared Students: 74%
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Career Technical Education
Percentage of students completing more than eight units in courses classified as career technical education (or apprenticeship ) in a single discipline for the first time in 2009-10 tracked for six years through 2014-15 who completed a degree, certificate, apprenticeship or transfer-related outcomes.
OVERALL
58.0%
N=1,972
Gender
%
FEMALE
55.6
MALE
61.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
69.9
20-24
62.7
25-39
53.7
40 OR OVER
45.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
57.2
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
52.2
ASIAN
60.9
FILIPINO
61.0
HISPANIC
60.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
47.8
WHITE
57.6
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0%: Cohort with no students attaining an outcome
N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
OVERALL
Students 1,972
GENDER
Female 1,145
Male 827
AGE
Less than 20 years old 316
20 to 24 years old 635
25 to 39 years old 726
40 or more years old 295
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 152
American Indian/Alaska Native 23
Asian 233
Filipino 118
Hispanic 369
Pacific Islander 23
White 817
*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
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Career Development and College Preparation (Non-credit)
Percentage of students tracked for six years through 2014-15, who started first time in 2009-10 in a Career Development and College Preparation course and completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.
OVERALL
N/A
N=N/A
Gender
%
FEMALE
N/A
*
MALE
N/A
*
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Age
%
UNDER 20
N/A
*
20-24
N/A
*
25-39
N/A
*
40 OR OVER
N/A
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
N/A
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
*
ASIAN
N/A
*
FILIPINO
N/A
*
HISPANIC
N/A
*
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
*
WHITE
N/A
*
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0%: Cohort with no students attaining an outcome
N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
OVERALL
Students *
GENDER
Female *
Male *
AGE
Less than 20 years old *
20 to 24 years old *
25 to 39 years old *
40 or more years old *
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American *
American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian *
Filipino *
Hispanic *
Pacific Islander *
White *
*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.
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College Profile
The student population and course sections offered described in the tables are based on the 2014-15 academic year. Students represented differ from those included for calculation of Scorecard metrics, which are based on first-time students enrolled in 2009-10.
STUDENT INFORMATION
Students 34,234
GENDER ETHNICITY/RACE
Female 52.4% African American 6.7%
Male 47.6% American Indian/Alaska Native 0.4%
Unknown 0.0% Asian 12.9%
AGE Filipino 4.5%
Less than 20 years old 24.8% Hispanic 33.2%
20 to 24 years old 37.5% Pacific Islander 0.6%
25 to 39 years old 29.8% White 33.1%
40 or more years old 7.9% Two or more Races 5.8%
Unknown 0.0% Unknown 2.7%
OTHER INFORMATION
Full Time Equivalent Students 15,292.1
Credit Sections 5,291
Non-Credit Sections 184
Median Credit Section Size 24
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 51.4%
Percentage of First-Generation Students **
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 749:1
* Insufficient data
** No data

San Diego Mesa College , founded in 1964, is in San Diego. The college is the largest in the San Diego Community College District. Mesa College provides extensive collegiate experiences for students, including such opportunities as student government, intercollegiate athletic teams, clubs, performance groups and a host of activities in which students learn leadership skills, expand their cultural horizons and celebrates cultural diversity. In 2010, the Rosa Parks Transit Center was unveiled to honor civil rights activist Rosa Parks, who had a special relationship with the college and made several visits to the college in the early 1990s.

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District: San Diego

Students: 34,234

County: San Diego

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Skills Builder
The median percentage change in wages for students who completed higher level CTE coursework in 2012-2013 and left the system without receiving any type of traditional outcome such as transfer to a four year college or completion of a degree or certificate.
Median Earnings Change
+17.8%
N=953
Disciplines with the highest enrollment
Median % Change
Total N
Accounting
Business Management
Nutrition, Foods, and Culinary Arts
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications
Computer Programming
Real Estate
Child Development/Early Care and Education
Information Technology, General
Other Information Technology
Marketing and Distribution
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18.4%
201
18.7%
181
31.4%
89
17.2%
76
25.2%
70
9.0%
68
17.7%
54
39.6%
53
13.3%
41
21.9%
40
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
Median Earnings Change
+17.8%
N=953
Gender
Median % Change
Total N
FEMALE
MALE
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15.2%
524
21.1%
429
Age
Median % Change
Total N
Under 20
20-24
25-39
40 OR OVER
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155.3%
54
50.4%
310
11.0%
438
5.6%
151
Ethnicity/Race
Median % Change
Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE
ASIAN
FILIPINO
HISPANIC
PACIFIC ISLANDER
WHITE
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10.8%
48
17.9%
*
32.6%
110
34.3%
42
15.2%
249
25.1%
*
14.4%
421
N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Suppressed to protect student privacy.
Note: The sum of subgroup counts may not add up to the total count due to missing demographic information.