(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
78.5%
N=595
Gender
%
FEMALE
80.6
MALE
78.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
79.7
20-24
62.5
25-39
61.5
40 OR OVER
66.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
63.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
60.3
FILIPINO
100.0
HISPANIC
83.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
80.0
*
WHITE
81.2
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
79.6%
N=804
Gender
%
FEMALE
80.8
MALE
79.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
80.2
20-24
74.5
25-39
79.6
40 OR OVER
81.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
84.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
66.7
*
ASIAN
69.9
FILIPINO
58.3
HISPANIC
83.5
PACIFIC ISLANDER
83.3
*
WHITE
79.1
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OVERALL
79.1%
N=1,399
Gender
%
FEMALE
80.7
MALE
79.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
80.0
20-24
71.4
25-39
76.1
40 OR OVER
77.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
77.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
60.0
*
ASIAN
64.9
FILIPINO
77.3
HISPANIC
83.5
PACIFIC ISLANDER
81.8
WHITE
80.0
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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 595 Students 804 Students 1,399
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 258 Female 395 Female 653
Male 298 Male 369 Male 667
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 552 Less than 20 years old 667 Less than 20 years old 1,219
20 to 24 years old 16 20 to 24 years old 47 20 to 24 years old 63
25 to 39 years old 13 25 to 39 years old 54 25 to 39 years old 67
40 or more years old 12 40 or more years old 32 40 or more years old 44
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 11 African American 25 African American 36
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 78 Asian 73 Asian 151
Filipino 10 Filipino 12 Filipino 22
Hispanic 43 Hispanic 133 Hispanic 176
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 11
White 313 White 368 White 681
*: 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
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
42.6%
N=826
Gender
%
FEMALE
46.8
MALE
37.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
43.7
20-24
44.5
25-39
35.6
40 OR OVER
42.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
28.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
30.0
ASIAN
56.1
FILIPINO
31.3
HISPANIC
38.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
42.9
*
WHITE
44.4
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ENGLISH
52.0%
N=650
Gender
%
FEMALE
48.9
MALE
54.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
56.5
20-24
39.5
25-39
47.4
40 OR OVER
50.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
35.9
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
25.0
*
ASIAN
71.4
FILIPINO
66.7
HISPANIC
49.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
50.7
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ESL
29.5%
N=227
Gender
%
FEMALE
31.8
MALE
25.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
70.6
20-24
40.0
25-39
30.8
40 OR OVER
15.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
20.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
ASIAN
28.3
FILIPINO
0.0
*
HISPANIC
42.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
27.4
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0%: Cohort with no students attaining an outcome
N/A: Cohort has no students
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MATH ENGLISH ESL
Students 826 Students 650 Students 227
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 449 Female 309 Female 154
Male 356 Male 325 Male 63
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 426 Less than 20 years old 423 Less than 20 years old 17
20 to 24 years old 191 20 to 24 years old 119 20 to 24 years old 35
25 to 39 years old 118 25 to 39 years old 76 25 to 39 years old 91
40 or more years old 91 40 or more years old 32 40 or more years old 83
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 46 African American 39 African American *
American Indian/Alaska Native 10 American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 41 Asian 49 Asian 99
Filipino 16 Filipino 12 Filipino *
Hispanic 178 Hispanic 145 Hispanic 21
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 408 White 286 White 62
*: 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
72.9%
N=595
Gender
%
FEMALE
76.7
MALE
70.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
74.6
20-24
62.5
25-39
46.2
40 OR OVER
33.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
81.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
100.0
*
ASIAN
51.3
FILIPINO
90.0
HISPANIC
76.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
80.0
*
WHITE
72.8
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
77.1%
N=804
Gender
%
FEMALE
78.0
MALE
75.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
78.4
20-24
72.3
25-39
70.4
40 OR OVER
65.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
68.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
66.7
*
ASIAN
84.9
FILIPINO
50.0
HISPANIC
77.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
83.3
*
WHITE
76.1
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OVERALL
75.3%
N=1,399
Gender
%
FEMALE
77.5
MALE
73.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
76.7
20-24
69.8
25-39
65.7
40 OR OVER
56.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
72.2
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
80.0
*
ASIAN
67.5
FILIPINO
68.2
HISPANIC
77.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
81.8
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 595 Students 804 Students 1,399
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 258 Female 395 Female 653
Male 298 Male 369 Male 667
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 552 Less than 20 years old 667 Less than 20 years old 1,219
20 to 24 years old 16 20 to 24 years old 47 20 to 24 years old 63
25 to 39 years old 13 25 to 39 years old 54 25 to 39 years old 67
40 or more years old 12 40 or more years old 32 40 or more years old 44
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 11 African American 25 African American 36
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 78 Asian 73 Asian 151
Filipino 10 Filipino 12 Filipino 22
Hispanic 43 Hispanic 133 Hispanic 176
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 11
White 313 White 368 White 681
*: 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 2008-09 tracked for six years through 2013-14 who completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.
COLLEGE PREPARED
72.9%
N=595
Gender
%
FEMALE
77.1
MALE
68.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
74.8
20-24
50.0
25-39
46.2
40 OR OVER
41.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
63.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
79.5
FILIPINO
90.0
HISPANIC
69.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
40.0
*
WHITE
67.4
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
48.9%
N=804
Gender
%
FEMALE
50.4
MALE
46.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
52.0
20-24
36.2
25-39
24.1
40 OR OVER
40.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
44.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
0.0
*
ASIAN
64.4
FILIPINO
33.3
HISPANIC
39.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
50.0
*
WHITE
50.0
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OVERALL
59.1%
N=1,399
Gender
%
FEMALE
60.9
MALE
56.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
62.3
20-24
39.7
25-39
28.4
40 OR OVER
40.9
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
50.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
20.0
*
ASIAN
72.2
FILIPINO
59.1
HISPANIC
47.2
PACIFIC ISLANDER
45.5
WHITE
58.0
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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 595 Students 804 Students 1,399
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 258 Female 395 Female 653
Male 298 Male 369 Male 667
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 552 Less than 20 years old 667 Less than 20 years old 1,219
20 to 24 years old 16 20 to 24 years old 47 20 to 24 years old 63
25 to 39 years old 13 25 to 39 years old 54 25 to 39 years old 67
40 or more years old 12 40 or more years old 32 40 or more years old 44
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 11 African American 25 African American 36
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 78 Asian 73 Asian 151
Filipino 10 Filipino 12 Filipino 22
Hispanic 43 Hispanic 133 Hispanic 176
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 11
White 313 White 368 White 681
*: 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 2008-09 tracked for six years through 2013-14 who completed a degree, certificate, apprenticeship or transfer-related outcomes.
OVERALL
48.7%
N=1,089
Gender
%
FEMALE
46.7
MALE
51.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
70.3
20-24
57.2
25-39
35.9
40 OR OVER
32.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
40.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
16.7
*
ASIAN
43.3
FILIPINO
58.6
HISPANIC
57.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
28.6
*
WHITE
49.3
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N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
OVERALL
Students 1,089
GENDER
Female 630
Male 437
AGE
Less than 20 years old 259
20 to 24 years old 269
25 to 39 years old 329
40 or more years old 232
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 25
American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 187
Filipino 29
Hispanic 147
Pacific Islander *
White 552
*: 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 17,857
GENDER ETHNICITY/RACE
Female 53.5% African American 3.0%
Male 45.6% American Indian/Alaska Native 0.3%
Unknown 0.8% Asian 14.7%
AGE Filipino 2.2%
Less than 20 years old 22.7% Hispanic 19.6%
20 to 24 years old 28.3% Pacific Islander 0.4%
25 to 39 years old 20.4% White 42.9%
40 or more years old 28.4% Two or more Races 3.9%
Unknown 0.1% Unknown 13.0%
OTHER INFORMATION
Full Time Equivalent Students 7,640.3
Credit Sections 2,646
Non-Credit Sections 435
Median Credit Section Size 26
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 71.7%
Percentage of First-Generation Students **
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2013) 468:1
* Insufficient data
** No data

West Valley College is located in the city of Saratoga on the west side of Santa Clara County, at the foot of the Santa Cruz Mountains. The college is part of the West Valley-Mission Community College District. Continuing a nearly 50-year tradition, West Valley College offers exceptional preparation for transfer to four-year colleges and universities, as well as associate degrees and career certificates. The college offers programs in health care technologies, music, interior design, and business, among others. The college is a leader in the delivery of education to a broad range of students in Silicon Valley and beyond.

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District: West Valley-Mission

Students: 17,857

County: Santa Clara