(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
77.0%
N=457
Gender
%
FEMALE
79.6
MALE
74.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
76.7
20-24
73.7
25-39
100.0
40 OR OVER
50.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
75.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
75.0
*
ASIAN
79.6
FILIPINO
50.0
*
HISPANIC
72.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
77.5
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
66.8%
N=600
Gender
%
FEMALE
69.1
MALE
64.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
69.6
20-24
52.0
25-39
40.7
40 OR OVER
69.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
54.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
80.0
ASIAN
84.8
FILIPINO
62.5
HISPANIC
59.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
36.4
WHITE
71.9
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OVERALL
71.2%
N=1,057
Gender
%
FEMALE
73.5
MALE
69.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
72.7
20-24
61.4
25-39
66.0
40 OR OVER
61.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
56.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
78.6
ASIAN
81.7
FILIPINO
61.1
HISPANIC
62.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
46.2
WHITE
74.6
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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: 57%
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 457 Students 600 Students 1,057
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 216 Female 304 Female 520
Male 241 Male 296 Male 537
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 391 Less than 20 years old 510 Less than 20 years old 901
20 to 24 years old 38 20 to 24 years old 50 20 to 24 years old 88
25 to 39 years old 20 25 to 39 years old 27 25 to 39 years old 47
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 21
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American * African American * African American 41
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native 14
Asian 103 Asian 66 Asian 169
Filipino * Filipino * Filipino 18
Hispanic 48 Hispanic 176 Hispanic 224
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 13
White 182 White 192 White 374
*: 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: 57%
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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
49.4%
N=534
Gender
%
FEMALE
51.5
MALE
46.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
48.0
20-24
50.0
25-39
54.0
40 OR OVER
46.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
39.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
62.5
*
ASIAN
62.5
FILIPINO
50.0
HISPANIC
45.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
28.6
WHITE
52.6
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REMEDIAL ENGLISH
55.9%
N=892
Gender
%
FEMALE
64.1
MALE
47.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
61.9
20-24
42.5
25-39
47.3
40 OR OVER
57.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
41.4
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
74.5
FILIPINO
53.6
HISPANIC
52.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
32.1
WHITE
59.5
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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
42.1%
N=347
Gender
%
FEMALE
43.9
MALE
38.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
82.8
20-24
42.6
25-39
33.6
40 OR OVER
24.4
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
20.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
100.0
*
ASIAN
41.7
FILIPINO
0.0
*
HISPANIC
28.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
33.3
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N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
REMEDIAL MATH REMEDIAL ENGLISH ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
Students 534 Students 892 Students 347
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 305 Female 446 Female 228
Male 229 Male 446 Male 119
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 273 Less than 20 years old 575 Less than 20 years old 64
20 to 24 years old 122 20 to 24 years old 186 20 to 24 years old 68
25 to 39 years old 100 25 to 39 years old 112 25 to 39 years old 125
40 or more years old 39 40 or more years old 19 40 or more years old 90
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 43 African American 70 African American 10
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 32 Asian 102 Asian 115
Filipino 18 Filipino 28 Filipino *
Hispanic 142 Hispanic 270 Hispanic 77
Pacific Islander 14 Pacific Islander 28 Pacific Islander *
White 192 White 262 White 57
*: 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
71.6%
N=457
Gender
%
FEMALE
74.5
MALE
68.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
71.1
20-24
73.7
25-39
85.0
40 OR OVER
50.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
25.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
100.0
*
ASIAN
69.9
FILIPINO
50.0
*
HISPANIC
54.2
PACIFIC ISLANDER
50.0
*
WHITE
74.7
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
73.0%
N=600
Gender
%
FEMALE
76.0
MALE
69.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
75.9
20-24
58.0
25-39
48.1
40 OR OVER
69.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
62.2
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
60.0
ASIAN
87.9
FILIPINO
56.3
HISPANIC
65.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
45.5
WHITE
79.7
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OVERALL
72.4%
N=1,057
Gender
%
FEMALE
75.4
MALE
69.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
73.8
20-24
64.8
25-39
63.8
40 OR OVER
61.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
58.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
71.4
ASIAN
76.9
FILIPINO
55.6
HISPANIC
62.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
46.2
WHITE
77.3
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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: 57%
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 457 Students 600 Students 1,057
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 216 Female 304 Female 520
Male 241 Male 296 Male 537
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 391 Less than 20 years old 510 Less than 20 years old 901
20 to 24 years old 38 20 to 24 years old 50 20 to 24 years old 88
25 to 39 years old 20 25 to 39 years old 27 25 to 39 years old 47
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 21
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American * African American * African American 41
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native 14
Asian 103 Asian 66 Asian 169
Filipino * Filipino * Filipino 18
Hispanic 48 Hispanic 176 Hispanic 224
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 13
White 182 White 192 White 374
*: 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: 57%
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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
80.5%
N=457
Gender
%
FEMALE
82.4
MALE
78.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
82.9
20-24
68.4
25-39
80.0
40 OR OVER
25.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
75.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
75.0
*
ASIAN
86.4
FILIPINO
50.0
*
HISPANIC
66.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
80.8
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
53.0%
N=600
Gender
%
FEMALE
54.6
MALE
51.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
55.9
20-24
38.0
25-39
29.6
40 OR OVER
46.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
43.2
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
70.0
ASIAN
71.2
FILIPINO
43.8
HISPANIC
36.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
36.4
WHITE
60.9
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OVERALL
64.9%
N=1,057
Gender
%
FEMALE
66.2
MALE
63.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
67.6
20-24
51.1
25-39
51.1
40 OR OVER
38.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
46.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
71.4
ASIAN
80.5
FILIPINO
44.4
HISPANIC
43.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
30.8
WHITE
70.6
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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: 57%
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 457 Students 600 Students 1,057
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 216 Female 304 Female 520
Male 241 Male 296 Male 537
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 391 Less than 20 years old 510 Less than 20 years old 901
20 to 24 years old 38 20 to 24 years old 50 20 to 24 years old 88
25 to 39 years old 20 25 to 39 years old 27 25 to 39 years old 47
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 21
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American * African American * African American 41
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native 14
Asian 103 Asian 66 Asian 169
Filipino * Filipino * Filipino 18
Hispanic 48 Hispanic 176 Hispanic 224
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 13
White 182 White 192 White 374
*: 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: 57%
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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
49.3%
N=2,084
Gender
%
FEMALE
47.3
MALE
51.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
83.0
20-24
53.5
25-39
43.5
40 OR OVER
31.5
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
24.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
57.9
ASIAN
40.6
FILIPINO
62.1
HISPANIC
58.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
25.0
*
WHITE
48.7
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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 2,084
GENDER
Female 1,004
Male 1,079
AGE
Less than 20 years old 300
20 to 24 years old 548
25 to 39 years old 795
40 or more years old 441
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 49
American Indian/Alaska Native 19
Asian 542
Filipino 66
Hispanic 279
Pacific Islander *
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
19.7%
N=76
Gender
%
FEMALE
27.7
MALE
6.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
0.0
*
20-24
31.6
25-39
25.0
40 OR OVER
18.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
N/A
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
*
ASIAN
N/A
*
FILIPINO
N/A
*
HISPANIC
66.7
*
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
*
WHITE
100.0
*
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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 76
GENDER
Female 47
Male 29
AGE
Less than 20 years old *
20 to 24 years old 19
25 to 39 years old 20
40 or more years old 22
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 28,279
GENDER ETHNICITY/RACE
Female 50.6% African American 3.4%
Male 48.4% American Indian/Alaska Native 0.2%
Unknown 1.0% Asian 24.5%
AGE Filipino 3.5%
Less than 20 years old 22.2% Hispanic 22.3%
20 to 24 years old 35.5% Pacific Islander 0.6%
25 to 39 years old 28.5% White 34.0%
40 or more years old 13.8% Two or more Races 5.0%
Unknown 0.1% Unknown 6.6%
OTHER INFORMATION
Full Time Equivalent Students 10,689.8
Credit Sections 4,626
Non-Credit Sections 263
Median Credit Section Size 24
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 50.8%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 24.9%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 890:1
* Insufficient data
** No data

Foothill College was founded in 1957 as the first of two colleges in the Foothill-De Anza Community College District. The 122-acre campus in the city of Los Altos Hills also serves the communities of Los Altos, Mountain View, Palo Alto and parts of Sunnyvale. The college is known for its award-winning architecture designed by architect Ernest Kump and landscape architect Hideo Sasaki. The college also offers many career advancement classes and training courses. The college provides access to outstanding educational opportunities for all students through basic skills training, career preparation, lifelong learning or transfer.

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District: Foothill-De Anza

Students: 28,279

County: Santa Clara

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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
+21.6%
N=1,347
Disciplines with the highest enrollment
Median % Change
Total N
Accounting
Educational Technology
Child Development/Early Care and Education
Sheet Metal and Structural Metal
Plumbing, Pipefitting and Steamfitting
Emergency Medical Services
Electrical
Graphic Art and Design
Business Administration
Commercial Music
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47.6%
302
7.1%
196
7.9%
189
26.1%
134
39.3%
92
31.6%
78
38.4%
71
20.3%
55
9.7%
46
35.5%
32
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
Median Earnings Change
+21.6%
N=1,347
Gender
Median % Change
Total N
FEMALE
MALE
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12.8%
658
31.3%
675
Age
Median % Change
Total N
Under 20
20-24
25-39
40 OR OVER
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71.9%
21
99.3%
321
20.8%
699
5.6%
305
Ethnicity/Race
Median % Change
Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE
ASIAN
FILIPINO
HISPANIC
PACIFIC ISLANDER
WHITE
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20.5%
42
26.7%
*
20.1%
257
30.2%
40
21.0%
264
-3.7%
10
21.1%
649
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.