(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
72.0%
N=604
Gender
%
FEMALE
73.1
MALE
70.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
72.0
20-24
72.4
25-39
77.8
*
40 OR OVER
62.5
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
60.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
58.3
ASIAN
70.6
FILIPINO
72.7
HISPANIC
66.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
76.6
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
70.5%
N=2,550
Gender
%
FEMALE
71.0
MALE
69.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
70.6
20-24
68.5
25-39
70.3
40 OR OVER
74.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
68.2
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
70.6
ASIAN
77.1
FILIPINO
80.6
HISPANIC
69.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
16.7
*
WHITE
71.3
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OVERALL
70.8%
N=3,154
Gender
%
FEMALE
71.4
MALE
70.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
70.9
20-24
68.9
25-39
70.7
40 OR OVER
73.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
66.9
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
67.4
ASIAN
75.0
FILIPINO
78.7
HISPANIC
69.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
37.5
*
WHITE
73.0
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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: 81%
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 604 Students 2,550 Students 3,154
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 323 Female 1,513 Female 1,836
Male 280 Male 1,035 Male 1,315
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 558 Less than 20 years old 2,058 Less than 20 years old 2,616
20 to 24 years old 29 20 to 24 years old 267 20 to 24 years old 296
25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old 164
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 78
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 30 African American 148 African American 178
American Indian/Alaska Native 12 American Indian/Alaska Native 34 American Indian/Alaska Native 46
Asian 34 Asian 70 Asian 104
Filipino 22 Filipino 72 Filipino 94
Hispanic 175 Hispanic 1,368 Hispanic 1,543
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 291 White 656 White 947
*: 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: 81%
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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
25.3%
N=2,499
Gender
%
FEMALE
27.9
MALE
21.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
27.5
20-24
23.7
25-39
22.7
40 OR OVER
21.5
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
15.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
20.0
ASIAN
36.8
FILIPINO
31.9
HISPANIC
25.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
26.8
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ENGLISH
28.9%
N=2,476
Gender
%
FEMALE
31.1
MALE
25.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
30.4
20-24
26.5
25-39
29.4
40 OR OVER
18.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
15.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
12.0
ASIAN
34.0
FILIPINO
31.4
HISPANIC
26.2
PACIFIC ISLANDER
28.6
*
WHITE
37.1
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ESL
30.8%
N=546
Gender
%
FEMALE
33.6
MALE
26.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
31.4
20-24
29.8
25-39
35.0
40 OR OVER
23.5
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
25.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
0.0
*
ASIAN
51.1
FILIPINO
57.9
HISPANIC
27.2
PACIFIC ISLANDER
33.3
*
WHITE
30.0
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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 2,499 Students 2,476 Students 546
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 1,525 Female 1,445 Female 330
Male 969 Male 1,027 Male 215
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 1,294 Less than 20 years old 1,529 Less than 20 years old 274
20 to 24 years old 575 20 to 24 years old 535 20 to 24 years old 141
25 to 39 years old 458 25 to 39 years old 303 25 to 39 years old 80
40 or more years old 172 40 or more years old 109 40 or more years old 51
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 167 African American 167 African American 12
American Indian/Alaska Native 45 American Indian/Alaska Native 25 American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 57 Asian 50 Asian 47
Filipino 47 Filipino 70 Filipino 19
Hispanic 1,227 Hispanic 1,303 Hispanic 412
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 749 White 673 White 10
*: 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
72.7%
N=604
Gender
%
FEMALE
74.0
MALE
71.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
73.3
20-24
69.0
25-39
66.7
*
40 OR OVER
50.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
60.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
83.3
ASIAN
85.3
FILIPINO
77.3
HISPANIC
65.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
74.9
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
60.3%
N=2,550
Gender
%
FEMALE
61.7
MALE
58.2
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Age
%
UNDER 20
61.8
20-24
53.2
25-39
56.8
40 OR OVER
50.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
46.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
64.7
ASIAN
70.0
FILIPINO
73.6
HISPANIC
58.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
33.3
*
WHITE
63.9
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OVERALL
62.7%
N=3,154
Gender
%
FEMALE
63.8
MALE
60.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
64.3
20-24
54.7
25-39
57.3
40 OR OVER
50.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
48.9
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
69.6
ASIAN
75.0
FILIPINO
74.5
HISPANIC
59.2
PACIFIC ISLANDER
50.0
*
WHITE
67.3
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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: 81%
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 604 Students 2,550 Students 3,154
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 323 Female 1,513 Female 1,836
Male 280 Male 1,035 Male 1,315
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 558 Less than 20 years old 2,058 Less than 20 years old 2,616
20 to 24 years old 29 20 to 24 years old 267 20 to 24 years old 296
25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old 164
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 78
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 30 African American 148 African American 178
American Indian/Alaska Native 12 American Indian/Alaska Native 34 American Indian/Alaska Native 46
Asian 34 Asian 70 Asian 104
Filipino 22 Filipino 72 Filipino 94
Hispanic 175 Hispanic 1,368 Hispanic 1,543
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 291 White 656 White 947
*: 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: 81%
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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
68.0%
N=604
Gender
%
FEMALE
69.3
MALE
66.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
69.0
20-24
65.5
25-39
55.6
*
40 OR OVER
25.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
50.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
58.3
ASIAN
85.3
FILIPINO
81.8
HISPANIC
59.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
70.4
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
34.4%
N=2,550
Gender
%
FEMALE
35.6
MALE
32.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
36.9
20-24
24.3
25-39
22.6
40 OR OVER
24.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
36.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
35.3
ASIAN
44.3
FILIPINO
45.8
HISPANIC
30.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
16.7
*
WHITE
38.4
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OVERALL
40.8%
N=3,154
Gender
%
FEMALE
41.6
MALE
39.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
43.7
20-24
28.4
25-39
24.4
40 OR OVER
24.4
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
38.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
41.3
ASIAN
57.7
FILIPINO
54.3
HISPANIC
34.2
PACIFIC ISLANDER
37.5
*
WHITE
48.3
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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: 81%
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 604 Students 2,550 Students 3,154
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 323 Female 1,513 Female 1,836
Male 280 Male 1,035 Male 1,315
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 558 Less than 20 years old 2,058 Less than 20 years old 2,616
20 to 24 years old 29 20 to 24 years old 267 20 to 24 years old 296
25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old 164
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 78
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 30 African American 148 African American 178
American Indian/Alaska Native 12 American Indian/Alaska Native 34 American Indian/Alaska Native 46
Asian 34 Asian 70 Asian 104
Filipino 22 Filipino 72 Filipino 94
Hispanic 175 Hispanic 1,368 Hispanic 1,543
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 291 White 656 White 947
*: 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: 81%
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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
42.0%
N=1,758
Gender
%
FEMALE
49.6
MALE
35.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
49.2
20-24
40.2
25-39
39.1
40 OR OVER
28.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
41.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
36.1
ASIAN
59.6
FILIPINO
65.4
HISPANIC
39.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
25.0
*
WHITE
45.2
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N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
OVERALL
Students 1,758
GENDER
Female 829
Male 920
AGE
Less than 20 years old 667
20 to 24 years old 445
25 to 39 years old 455
40 or more years old 191
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 78
American Indian/Alaska Native 36
Asian 52
Filipino 52
Hispanic 730
Pacific Islander *
White 600
*: 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
16.7%
N=Less than 10
Gender
%
FEMALE
0.0
*
MALE
50.0
*
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Age
%
UNDER 20
N/A
20-24
0.0
*
25-39
50.0
*
40 OR OVER
0.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
N/A
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
ASIAN
0.0
*
FILIPINO
N/A
HISPANIC
50.0
*
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 24,423
GENDER ETHNICITY/RACE
Female 54.3% African American 4.9%
Male 45.2% American Indian/Alaska Native 0.4%
Unknown 0.6% Asian 2.4%
AGE Filipino 2.0%
Less than 20 years old 28.9% Hispanic 61.6%
20 to 24 years old 35.4% Pacific Islander 0.1%
25 to 39 years old 26.1% White 23.9%
40 or more years old 9.6% Two or more Races 3.3%
Unknown 0.0% Unknown 1.4%
OTHER INFORMATION
Full Time Equivalent Students 13,162.5
Credit Sections 3,343
Non-Credit Sections 30
Median Credit Section Size 30
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 69.8%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 52.6%
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2013) 1,151:1
* Insufficient data
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Bakersfield College, founded in 1913, is one of the nation's oldest community colleges and is part of the Kern Community College District. The college is located on the 153-acre main campus in northeast Bakersfield, and operates two satellite campuses: the Weill Institute in downtown Bakersfield and at the Delano Center 35 miles north of Bakersfield. The college offers programs to help students earn an associate degree, transfer to a four-year institution, gain new job skills or explore lifelong learning opportunities.

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District: Kern

Students: 24,423

County: Kern