(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 2008-09 tracked for six years through 2013-14 who enrolled in the first three consecutive terms.
COLLEGE PREPARED
69.1%
N=608
Gender
%
FEMALE
69.5
MALE
68.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
71.1
20-24
65.4
25-39
48.1
40 OR OVER
46.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
50.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
71.4
FILIPINO
78.3
HISPANIC
69.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
80.0
*
WHITE
65.9
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
70.8%
N=2,007
Gender
%
FEMALE
72.5
MALE
68.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
71.9
20-24
62.8
25-39
71.2
40 OR OVER
68.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
74.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
100.0
*
ASIAN
66.7
FILIPINO
72.4
HISPANIC
71.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
73.3
WHITE
60.8
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OVERALL
70.4%
N=2,615
Gender
%
FEMALE
71.9
MALE
68.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
71.7
20-24
63.3
25-39
67.3
40 OR OVER
64.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
70.2
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
88.9
*
ASIAN
68.1
FILIPINO
74.4
HISPANIC
71.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
75.0
WHITE
62.7
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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: 77%
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 608 Students 2,007 Students 2,615
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 279 Female 1,067 Female 1,346
Male 329 Male 940 Male 1,269
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 516 Less than 20 years old 1,604 Less than 20 years old 2,120
20 to 24 years old 52 20 to 24 years old 207 20 to 24 years old 259
25 to 39 years old 27 25 to 39 years old 132 25 to 39 years old 159
40 or more years old 13 40 or more years old 64 40 or more years old 77
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 20 African American 94 African American 114
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 14 Asian 33 Asian 47
Filipino 92 Filipino 174 Filipino 266
Hispanic 358 Hispanic 1,474 Hispanic 1,832
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 20
White 85 White 148 White 233
*: 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: 77%
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Remedial
Percentage of credit students tracked for six years through 2013-14 who first enrolled in a course below transfer level in English, mathematics, and/or ESL during 2008-09 and completed a college-level course in the same discipline.
MATH
35.8%
N=2,558
Gender
%
FEMALE
37.3
MALE
34.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
38.9
20-24
30.2
25-39
32.7
40 OR OVER
19.4
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
23.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
33.3
ASIAN
42.4
FILIPINO
49.8
HISPANIC
34.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
33.3
WHITE
37.4
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ENGLISH
52.0%
N=1,044
Gender
%
FEMALE
55.2
MALE
48.2
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Age
%
UNDER 20
54.4
20-24
45.3
25-39
53.2
40 OR OVER
49.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
43.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
66.7
*
ASIAN
52.0
FILIPINO
71.0
HISPANIC
51.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
40.0
*
WHITE
43.9
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ESL
20.7%
N=542
Gender
%
FEMALE
21.6
MALE
18.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
36.8
20-24
29.3
25-39
14.7
40 OR OVER
12.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
0.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
0.0
*
ASIAN
19.0
FILIPINO
28.6
*
HISPANIC
20.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
WHITE
25.0
*
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0%: Cohort with no students attaining an outcome
N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
MATH ENGLISH ESL
Students 2,558 Students 1,044 Students 542
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 1,406 Female 571 Female 398
Male 1,152 Male 473 Male 144
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 1,689 Less than 20 years old 608 Less than 20 years old 117
20 to 24 years old 477 20 to 24 years old 223 20 to 24 years old 75
25 to 39 years old 294 25 to 39 years old 156 25 to 39 years old 170
40 or more years old 98 40 or more years old 57 40 or more years old 180
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 130 African American 51 African American *
American Indian/Alaska Native 15 American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 33 Asian 25 Asian 21
Filipino 219 Filipino 69 Filipino *
Hispanic 1,830 Hispanic 820 Hispanic 491
Pacific Islander 33 Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 203 White 41 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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30 Units
Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2008-09 tracked for six years through 2013-14 who achieved at least 30 units.
COLLEGE PREPARED
69.4%
N=608
Gender
%
FEMALE
68.1
MALE
70.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
73.4
20-24
51.9
25-39
33.3
40 OR OVER
53.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
55.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
0.0
*
ASIAN
78.6
FILIPINO
71.7
HISPANIC
70.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
40.0
*
WHITE
67.1
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
64.0%
N=2,007
Gender
%
FEMALE
66.7
MALE
61.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
65.0
20-24
56.0
25-39
69.7
40 OR OVER
53.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
59.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
28.6
*
ASIAN
72.7
FILIPINO
67.2
HISPANIC
64.5
PACIFIC ISLANDER
66.7
WHITE
58.8
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OVERALL
65.3%
N=2,615
Gender
%
FEMALE
67.0
MALE
63.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
67.1
20-24
55.2
25-39
63.5
40 OR OVER
53.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
58.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
22.2
*
ASIAN
74.5
FILIPINO
68.8
HISPANIC
65.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
60.0
WHITE
61.8
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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: 77%
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 608 Students 2,007 Students 2,615
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 279 Female 1,067 Female 1,346
Male 329 Male 940 Male 1,269
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 516 Less than 20 years old 1,604 Less than 20 years old 2,120
20 to 24 years old 52 20 to 24 years old 207 20 to 24 years old 259
25 to 39 years old 27 25 to 39 years old 132 25 to 39 years old 159
40 or more years old 13 40 or more years old 64 40 or more years old 77
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 20 African American 94 African American 114
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 14 Asian 33 Asian 47
Filipino 92 Filipino 174 Filipino 266
Hispanic 358 Hispanic 1,474 Hispanic 1,832
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 20
White 85 White 148 White 233
*: 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: 77%
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Completion
Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2008-09 tracked for six years through 2013-14 who completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.
COLLEGE PREPARED
61.5%
N=608
Gender
%
FEMALE
63.8
MALE
59.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
63.4
20-24
63.5
25-39
48.1
40 OR OVER
7.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
50.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
0.0
*
ASIAN
78.6
FILIPINO
62.0
HISPANIC
60.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
40.0
*
WHITE
69.4
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
38.6%
N=2,007
Gender
%
FEMALE
41.4
MALE
35.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
40.7
20-24
35.7
25-39
27.3
40 OR OVER
18.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
34.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
42.9
*
ASIAN
39.4
FILIPINO
47.7
HISPANIC
38.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
40.0
WHITE
36.5
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OVERALL
43.9%
N=2,615
Gender
%
FEMALE
46.1
MALE
41.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
46.2
20-24
41.3
25-39
30.8
40 OR OVER
16.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
36.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
33.3
*
ASIAN
51.1
FILIPINO
52.6
HISPANIC
42.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
40.0
WHITE
48.5
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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: 77%
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 608 Students 2,007 Students 2,615
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 279 Female 1,067 Female 1,346
Male 329 Male 940 Male 1,269
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 516 Less than 20 years old 1,604 Less than 20 years old 2,120
20 to 24 years old 52 20 to 24 years old 207 20 to 24 years old 259
25 to 39 years old 27 25 to 39 years old 132 25 to 39 years old 159
40 or more years old 13 40 or more years old 64 40 or more years old 77
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 20 African American 94 African American 114
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 14 Asian 33 Asian 47
Filipino 92 Filipino 174 Filipino 266
Hispanic 358 Hispanic 1,474 Hispanic 1,832
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 20
White 85 White 148 White 233
*: 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: 77%
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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 2008-09 tracked for six years through 2013-14 who completed a degree, certificate, apprenticeship or transfer-related outcomes.
OVERALL
52.2%
N=1,300
Gender
%
FEMALE
53.3
MALE
50.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
64.3
20-24
57.8
25-39
40.2
40 OR OVER
26.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
47.7
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
42.9
*
ASIAN
57.6
FILIPINO
64.3
HISPANIC
51.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
66.7
*
WHITE
49.8
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N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
OVERALL
Students 1,300
GENDER
Female 668
Male 632
AGE
Less than 20 years old 488
20 to 24 years old 334
25 to 39 years old 321
40 or more years old 157
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 65
American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 33
Filipino 115
Hispanic 791
Pacific Islander *
White 219
*: 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 2013-14, who started first time in 2008-09 in a Career Development and College Preparation course and completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.
OVERALL
10.9%
N=357
Gender
%
FEMALE
9.6
MALE
13.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
62.5
20-24
50.0
25-39
11.5
40 OR OVER
2.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
11.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
0.0
*
ASIAN
13.5
FILIPINO
N/A
HISPANIC
15.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
WHITE
9.5
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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 357
GENDER
Female 230
Male 127
AGE
Less than 20 years old 16
20 to 24 years old 26
25 to 39 years old 87
40 or more years old 228
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 17
American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 37
Filipino *
Hispanic 153
Pacific Islander *
White 74
*: 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 2013-14 academic year. Students represented differ from those included for calculation of Scorecard metrics, which are based on first-time students enrolled in 2008-09.
STUDENT INFORMATION
Students 27,717
GENDER ETHNICITY/RACE
Female 53.8% African American 6.3%
Male 45.9% American Indian/Alaska Native 1.6%
Unknown 0.4% Asian 2.6%
AGE Filipino 9.8%
Less than 20 years old 26.9% Hispanic 49.7%
20 to 24 years old 36.1% Pacific Islander 1.2%
25 to 39 years old 24.7% White 26.9%
40 or more years old 12.3% Two or more Races 0.0%
Unknown 0.0% Unknown 1.9%
OTHER INFORMATION
Full Time Equivalent Students 14,979.0
Credit Sections 5,222
Non-Credit Sections 126
Median Credit Section Size 25
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 46.2%
Percentage of First-Generation Students **
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2013) 595:1
* Insufficient data
** No data

Established in 1961, Southwestern College is the only institute of higher education in the southern portion of San Diego County. A host of non-credit courses designed to enhance personal and professional development are offered through the college’s continuing education department. Whether pursuing an associate of arts degree, preparing to transfer to a four-year college or university, or acquiring new occupational skills, students attending the college are given every opportunity to meet their educational goals.

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District: Southwestern

Students: 27,717

County: San Diego