(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
74.8%
N=1,185
Gender
%
FEMALE
77.1
MALE
72.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
76.1
20-24
62.2
25-39
56.0
40 OR OVER
56.5
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
86.7
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
75.0
ASIAN
66.0
FILIPINO
75.0
HISPANIC
80.5
PACIFIC ISLANDER
57.1
*
WHITE
75.1
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
74.7%
N=2,278
Gender
%
FEMALE
74.5
MALE
74.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
76.0
20-24
62.1
25-39
75.9
40 OR OVER
76.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
76.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
87.1
ASIAN
84.0
FILIPINO
65.9
HISPANIC
71.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
58.3
WHITE
74.5
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OVERALL
74.7%
N=3,463
Gender
%
FEMALE
75.4
MALE
73.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
76.0
20-24
62.1
25-39
72.8
40 OR OVER
72.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
78.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
83.7
ASIAN
76.8
FILIPINO
68.8
HISPANIC
73.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
58.1
WHITE
74.7
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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: 66%
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 1,185 Students 2,278 Students 3,463
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 589 Female 1,131 Female 1,720
Male 578 Male 1,115 Male 1,693
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 1,092 Less than 20 years old 1,842 Less than 20 years old 2,934
20 to 24 years old 45 20 to 24 years old 211 20 to 24 years old 256
25 to 39 years old 25 25 to 39 years old 137 25 to 39 years old 162
40 or more years old 23 40 or more years old 88 40 or more years old 111
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 15 African American 64 African American 79
American Indian/Alaska Native 12 American Indian/Alaska Native 31 American Indian/Alaska Native 43
Asian 50 Asian 75 Asian 125
Filipino 20 Filipino 44 Filipino 64
Hispanic 87 Hispanic 268 Hispanic 355
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 848 White 1,522 White 2,370
*: 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: 66%
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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
36.2%
N=2,435
Gender
%
FEMALE
39.2
MALE
32.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
37.2
20-24
35.0
25-39
38.1
40 OR OVER
28.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
18.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
36.1
ASIAN
46.4
FILIPINO
38.9
HISPANIC
34.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
40.9
WHITE
36.2
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ENGLISH
49.9%
N=2,336
Gender
%
FEMALE
54.8
MALE
44.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
55.2
20-24
38.9
25-39
45.1
40 OR OVER
30.4
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
37.2
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
ASIAN
68.5
FILIPINO
56.7
HISPANIC
48.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
34.6
WHITE
48.8
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ESL
26.5%
N=313
Gender
%
FEMALE
34.8
MALE
14.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
42.9
20-24
30.8
25-39
24.3
40 OR OVER
21.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
N/A
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
ASIAN
45.0
FILIPINO
0.0
*
HISPANIC
25.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
WHITE
23.5
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N/A: Cohort has no students
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MATH ENGLISH ESL
Students 2,435 Students 2,336 Students 313
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 1,322 Female 1,206 Female 178
Male 1,071 Male 1,094 Male 131
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 1,286 Less than 20 years old 1,536 Less than 20 years old 35
20 to 24 years old 531 20 to 24 years old 419 20 to 24 years old 52
25 to 39 years old 420 25 to 39 years old 266 25 to 39 years old 136
40 or more years old 198 40 or more years old 115 40 or more years old 90
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 94 African American 86 African American *
American Indian/Alaska Native 36 American Indian/Alaska Native 34 American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 56 Asian 130 Asian 40
Filipino 36 Filipino 60 Filipino *
Hispanic 259 Hispanic 283 Hispanic 40
Pacific Islander 22 Pacific Islander 26 Pacific Islander *
White 1,672 White 1,493 White 200
*: 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
71.7%
N=1,185
Gender
%
FEMALE
75.9
MALE
67.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
74.1
20-24
48.9
25-39
36.0
40 OR OVER
43.5
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
60.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
66.7
ASIAN
62.0
FILIPINO
90.0
HISPANIC
70.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
71.4
*
WHITE
72.5
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
63.0%
N=2,278
Gender
%
FEMALE
65.9
MALE
60.2
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Age
%
UNDER 20
63.9
20-24
53.6
25-39
67.9
40 OR OVER
59.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
57.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
74.2
ASIAN
84.0
FILIPINO
56.8
HISPANIC
59.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
37.5
WHITE
63.1
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OVERALL
66.0%
N=3,463
Gender
%
FEMALE
69.3
MALE
62.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
67.7
20-24
52.7
25-39
63.0
40 OR OVER
55.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
58.2
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
72.1
ASIAN
75.2
FILIPINO
67.2
HISPANIC
61.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
45.2
WHITE
66.5
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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: 66%
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 1,185 Students 2,278 Students 3,463
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 589 Female 1,131 Female 1,720
Male 578 Male 1,115 Male 1,693
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 1,092 Less than 20 years old 1,842 Less than 20 years old 2,934
20 to 24 years old 45 20 to 24 years old 211 20 to 24 years old 256
25 to 39 years old 25 25 to 39 years old 137 25 to 39 years old 162
40 or more years old 23 40 or more years old 88 40 or more years old 111
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 15 African American 64 African American 79
American Indian/Alaska Native 12 American Indian/Alaska Native 31 American Indian/Alaska Native 43
Asian 50 Asian 75 Asian 125
Filipino 20 Filipino 44 Filipino 64
Hispanic 87 Hispanic 268 Hispanic 355
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 848 White 1,522 White 2,370
*: 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: 66%
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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
66.5%
N=1,185
Gender
%
FEMALE
71.8
MALE
60.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
68.5
20-24
44.4
25-39
32.0
40 OR OVER
52.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
66.7
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
66.7
ASIAN
78.0
FILIPINO
70.0
HISPANIC
69.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
57.1
*
WHITE
65.2
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
38.0%
N=2,278
Gender
%
FEMALE
40.7
MALE
35.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
39.8
20-24
27.0
25-39
32.8
40 OR OVER
33.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
32.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
41.9
ASIAN
56.0
FILIPINO
36.4
HISPANIC
33.2
PACIFIC ISLANDER
25.0
WHITE
37.4
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OVERALL
47.7%
N=3,463
Gender
%
FEMALE
51.3
MALE
44.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
50.5
20-24
30.1
25-39
32.7
40 OR OVER
36.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
39.2
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
48.8
ASIAN
64.8
FILIPINO
46.9
HISPANIC
42.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
32.3
WHITE
47.3
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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: 66%
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 1,185 Students 2,278 Students 3,463
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 589 Female 1,131 Female 1,720
Male 578 Male 1,115 Male 1,693
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 1,092 Less than 20 years old 1,842 Less than 20 years old 2,934
20 to 24 years old 45 20 to 24 years old 211 20 to 24 years old 256
25 to 39 years old 25 25 to 39 years old 137 25 to 39 years old 162
40 or more years old 23 40 or more years old 88 40 or more years old 111
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 15 African American 64 African American 79
American Indian/Alaska Native 12 American Indian/Alaska Native 31 American Indian/Alaska Native 43
Asian 50 Asian 75 Asian 125
Filipino 20 Filipino 44 Filipino 64
Hispanic 87 Hispanic 268 Hispanic 355
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 848 White 1,522 White 2,370
*: 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: 66%
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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
60.0%
N=1,457
Gender
%
FEMALE
66.0
MALE
55.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
68.0
20-24
61.6
25-39
51.6
40 OR OVER
42.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
62.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
47.4
ASIAN
74.3
FILIPINO
64.7
HISPANIC
59.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
65.0
WHITE
58.2
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N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
OVERALL
Students 1,457
GENDER
Female 618
Male 810
AGE
Less than 20 years old 653
20 to 24 years old 323
25 to 39 years old 283
40 or more years old 198
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 29
American Indian/Alaska Native 19
Asian 70
Filipino 34
Hispanic 134
Pacific Islander 20
White 968
*: 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
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 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 24,654
GENDER ETHNICITY/RACE
Female 53.1% African American 2.8%
Male 45.6% American Indian/Alaska Native 0.6%
Unknown 1.3% Asian 4.0%
AGE Filipino 1.2%
Less than 20 years old 29.2% Hispanic 24.3%
20 to 24 years old 33.8% Pacific Islander 0.2%
25 to 39 years old 23.7% White 60.2%
40 or more years old 13.2% Two or more Races 5.0%
Unknown 0.0% Unknown 1.7%
OTHER INFORMATION
Full Time Equivalent Students 13,364.2
Credit Sections 4,686
Non-Credit Sections 52
Median Credit Section Size 26
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 49.2%
Percentage of First-Generation Students **
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2013) 779:1
* Insufficient data
** No data

Founded in 1936, Sierra College is located in the heart of the Sierra Nevada foothills.  The main campus in Rocklin is about 30 minutes from the state capitol in Sacramento.  In addition to the 300-acre Rocklin campus, the district has a 115-acre Nevada County campus in Grass Valley, and a new campus in Truckee.  Sierra College’s outstanding academic reputation and excellent vocational programs attract students throughout the region.

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District: Sierra

Students: 24,654

County: Placer