Cerro Coso Community College

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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
56.5%
N=92
Gender
%
FEMALE
54.2
MALE
59.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
56.3
20-24
100.0
*
25-39
0.0
*
40 OR OVER
66.7
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
66.7
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
*
ASIAN
100.0
*
FILIPINO
N/A
*
HISPANIC
75.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
*
WHITE
48.4
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
59.5%
N=400
Gender
%
FEMALE
60.2
MALE
58.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
58.5
20-24
55.4
25-39
59.0
40 OR OVER
76.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
43.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
28.6
*
FILIPINO
100.0
*
HISPANIC
59.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
33.3
*
WHITE
62.0
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OVERALL
58.9%
N=492
Gender
%
FEMALE
59.1
MALE
58.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
58.0
20-24
56.1
25-39
57.5
40 OR OVER
75.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
47.4
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
54.5
FILIPINO
100.0
*
HISPANIC
61.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
33.3
*
WHITE
59.1
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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 92 Students 400 Students 492
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 48 Female 221 Female 269
Male 44 Male 179 Male 223
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 87 Less than 20 years old 275 Less than 20 years old 362
20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old 57
25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old 40
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 33
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American * African American * African American 19
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian * Asian * Asian 11
Filipino * Filipino * Filipino *
Hispanic 12 Hispanic 77 Hispanic 89
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 64 White 237 White 301
*: 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/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
27.3%
N=637
Gender
%
FEMALE
27.3
MALE
27.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
31.3
20-24
24.1
25-39
27.5
40 OR OVER
23.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
7.4
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
13.3
ASIAN
0.0
*
FILIPINO
25.0
*
HISPANIC
26.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
27.7
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REMEDIAL ENGLISH
27.1%
N=549
Gender
%
FEMALE
29.9
MALE
23.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
38.4
20-24
21.1
25-39
18.8
40 OR OVER
19.4
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
14.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
9.1
ASIAN
25.0
*
FILIPINO
75.0
*
HISPANIC
19.5
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
32.4
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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
0.0%
N=12
Gender
%
FEMALE
0.0
MALE
0.0
*
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Age
%
UNDER 20
0.0
*
20-24
0.0
*
25-39
0.0
*
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
0.0
*
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
*
WHITE
0.0
*
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0%: Cohort with no students attaining an outcome
N/A: Cohort has no students
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
REMEDIAL MATH REMEDIAL ENGLISH ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
Students 637 Students 549 Students 12
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 381 Female 321 Female 10
Male 256 Male 227 Male *
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 214 Less than 20 years old 216 Less than 20 years old *
20 to 24 years old 141 20 to 24 years old 123 20 to 24 years old *
25 to 39 years old 182 25 to 39 years old 138 25 to 39 years old *
40 or more years old 100 40 or more years old 72 40 or more years old *
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 27 African American 21 African American *
American Indian/Alaska Native 15 American Indian/Alaska Native 11 American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian * Asian * Asian *
Filipino * Filipino * Filipino *
Hispanic 95 Hispanic 87 Hispanic *
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 292 White 253 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 2009-10 tracked for six years through 2014-15 who achieved at least 30 units.
COLLEGE PREPARED
64.1%
N=92
Gender
%
FEMALE
64.6
MALE
63.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
64.4
20-24
100.0
*
25-39
100.0
*
40 OR OVER
33.3
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
100.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
*
ASIAN
25.0
*
FILIPINO
N/A
*
HISPANIC
83.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
*
WHITE
60.9
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
55.0%
N=400
Gender
%
FEMALE
57.5
MALE
52.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
59.3
20-24
41.1
25-39
35.9
40 OR OVER
66.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
18.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
42.9
*
FILIPINO
75.0
*
HISPANIC
55.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
57.0
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OVERALL
56.7%
N=492
Gender
%
FEMALE
58.7
MALE
54.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
60.5
20-24
42.1
25-39
37.5
40 OR OVER
63.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
31.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
36.4
FILIPINO
75.0
*
HISPANIC
59.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
57.8
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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: 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 92 Students 400 Students 492
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 48 Female 221 Female 269
Male 44 Male 179 Male 223
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 87 Less than 20 years old 275 Less than 20 years old 362
20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old 57
25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old 40
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 33
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American * African American * African American 19
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian * Asian * Asian 11
Filipino * Filipino * Filipino *
Hispanic 12 Hispanic 77 Hispanic 89
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 64 White 237 White 301
*: 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 2009-10 tracked for six years through 2014-15 who completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.
COLLEGE PREPARED
71.7%
N=92
Gender
%
FEMALE
81.3
MALE
61.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
71.3
20-24
100.0
*
25-39
0.0
*
40 OR OVER
100.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
66.7
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
*
ASIAN
75.0
*
FILIPINO
N/A
*
HISPANIC
91.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
*
WHITE
67.2
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
31.8%
N=400
Gender
%
FEMALE
30.8
MALE
33.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
36.0
20-24
19.6
25-39
12.8
40 OR OVER
40.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
43.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
0.0
*
ASIAN
42.9
*
FILIPINO
25.0
*
HISPANIC
31.2
PACIFIC ISLANDER
33.3
*
WHITE
32.9
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OVERALL
39.2%
N=492
Gender
%
FEMALE
39.8
MALE
38.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
44.5
20-24
21.1
25-39
12.5
40 OR OVER
45.5
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
47.4
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
0.0
*
ASIAN
54.5
FILIPINO
25.0
*
HISPANIC
39.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
33.3
*
WHITE
40.2
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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 92 Students 400 Students 492
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 48 Female 221 Female 269
Male 44 Male 179 Male 223
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 87 Less than 20 years old 275 Less than 20 years old 362
20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old 57
25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old 40
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 33
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American * African American * African American 19
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian * Asian * Asian 11
Filipino * Filipino * Filipino *
Hispanic 12 Hispanic 77 Hispanic 89
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White 64 White 237 White 301
*: 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 2009-10 tracked for six years through 2014-15 who completed a degree, certificate, apprenticeship or transfer-related outcomes.
OVERALL
40.2%
N=781
Gender
%
FEMALE
41.5
MALE
36.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
49.6
20-24
46.0
25-39
37.4
40 OR OVER
33.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
25.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
25.0
ASIAN
15.4
FILIPINO
50.0
HISPANIC
41.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
38.4
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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 781
GENDER
Female 571
Male 210
AGE
Less than 20 years old 117
20 to 24 years old 176
25 to 39 years old 313
40 or more years old 175
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 36
American Indian/Alaska Native 12
Asian 13
Filipino 12
Hispanic 172
Pacific Islander *
White 328
*: 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
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 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 6,745
GENDER ETHNICITY/RACE
Female 61.5% African American 3.9%
Male 38.4% American Indian/Alaska Native 1.5%
Unknown 0.1% Asian 2.6%
AGE Filipino 1.5%
Less than 20 years old 17.5% Hispanic 37.5%
20 to 24 years old 25.1% Pacific Islander 0.3%
25 to 39 years old 37.6% White 47.5%
40 or more years old 19.9% Two or more Races 4.9%
Unknown 0.0% Unknown 0.4%
OTHER INFORMATION
Full Time Equivalent Students 2,527.5
Credit Sections 1,061
Non-Credit Sections 11
Median Credit Section Size 20
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 65.8%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 35.3%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 502:1
* Insufficient data
** No data

Founded in 1973, Cerro Coso Community College is one of three colleges in the Kern Community College District. The college is in the city of Ridgecrest and covers an area of nearly 18,000 square miles of desert, mountain and valley communities in eastern California. Cerro Coso has five instructional sites: Eastern Sierra Center, Bishop, Mammoth, Indian Wells Valley, Kern River Valley and South Kern.

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District: Kern

Students: 6,745

County: Kern

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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
+12.2%
N=595
Disciplines with the highest enrollment
Median % Change
Total N
Child Development/Early Care and Education
Administration of Justice
Police Academy
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications
Emergency Medical Services
Business and Commerce, General
Nursing
Computer Information Systems
Certified Nurse Assistant
Business Administration
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12.7%
272
6.1%
60
34.1%
44
14.6%
37
18.8%
35
2.7%
29
-0.3%
28
6.6%
24
49.1%
20
-9.0%
16
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
Median Earnings Change
+12.2%
N=595
Gender
Median % Change
Total N
FEMALE
MALE
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12.3%
428
11.3%
165
Age
Median % Change
Total N
Under 20
20-24
25-39
40 OR OVER
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43.1%
32
48.8%
133
10.5%
272
-0.4%
158
Ethnicity/Race
Median % Change
Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE
ASIAN
FILIPINO
HISPANIC
PACIFIC ISLANDER
WHITE
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12.3%
22
10.9%
17
8.3%
23
166.2%
10
7.3%
151
476.4%
*
11.8%
349
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.