Los Angeles Southwest 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
70.7%
N=41
Gender
%
FEMALE
75.0
MALE
64.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
71.0
20-24
100.0
*
25-39
60.0
*
40 OR OVER
66.7
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
60.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
*
ASIAN
100.0
*
FILIPINO
N/A
*
HISPANIC
73.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
100.0
*
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
62.9%
N=750
Gender
%
FEMALE
66.1
MALE
56.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
61.2
20-24
60.7
25-39
67.7
40 OR OVER
69.8
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
62.7
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
100.0
*
ASIAN
40.0
*
FILIPINO
66.7
*
HISPANIC
61.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
33.3
*
WHITE
100.0
*
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OVERALL
63.3%
N=791
Gender
%
FEMALE
66.5
MALE
57.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
61.8
20-24
61.4
25-39
67.3
40 OR OVER
69.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
62.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
100.0
*
ASIAN
50.0
*
FILIPINO
66.7
*
HISPANIC
62.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
50.0
*
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
Percentage of Unprepared Students: 95%
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 41 Students 750 Students 791
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 24 Female 495 Female 519
Male 17 Male 255 Male 272
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 31 Less than 20 years old 456 Less than 20 years old 487
20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old 114
25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old 101
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 89
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 20 African American 485 African American 505
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian * Asian * Asian *
Filipino * Filipino * Filipino *
Hispanic 15 Hispanic 190 Hispanic 205
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White * White * 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.
Percentage of Unprepared Students: 95%
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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
20.8%
N=1,420
Gender
%
FEMALE
21.1
MALE
20.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
25.5
20-24
19.4
25-39
19.0
40 OR OVER
14.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
18.4
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
25.0
*
ASIAN
50.0
*
FILIPINO
50.0
*
HISPANIC
28.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
50.0
*
WHITE
20.0
*
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REMEDIAL ENGLISH
29.2%
N=1,259
Gender
%
FEMALE
30.1
MALE
26.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
33.8
20-24
25.3
25-39
28.6
40 OR OVER
24.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
26.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
66.7
*
ASIAN
100.0
*
FILIPINO
75.0
*
HISPANIC
34.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
40.0
*
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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
2.0%
N=50
Gender
%
FEMALE
2.5
MALE
0.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
0.0
*
20-24
20.0
*
25-39
0.0
40 OR OVER
0.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
0.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
*
ASIAN
0.0
*
FILIPINO
N/A
*
HISPANIC
2.6
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
REMEDIAL MATH REMEDIAL ENGLISH ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
Students 1,420 Students 1,259 Students 50
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 999 Female 869 Female 40
Male 421 Male 390 Male 10
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 478 Less than 20 years old 470 Less than 20 years old *
20 to 24 years old 407 20 to 24 years old 336 20 to 24 years old *
25 to 39 years old 357 25 to 39 years old 301 25 to 39 years old 19
40 or more years old 178 40 or more years old 152 40 or more years old 23
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 1,002 African American 872 African American *
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian * Asian * Asian *
Filipino * Filipino * Filipino *
Hispanic 278 Hispanic 258 Hispanic 38
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White * White * 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
70.7%
N=41
Gender
%
FEMALE
75.0
MALE
64.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
77.4
20-24
0.0
*
25-39
40.0
*
40 OR OVER
100.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
75.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
*
ASIAN
0.0
*
FILIPINO
N/A
*
HISPANIC
73.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
0.0
*
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
52.9%
N=750
Gender
%
FEMALE
55.6
MALE
47.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
56.6
20-24
44.6
25-39
47.9
40 OR OVER
50.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
50.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
66.7
*
ASIAN
100.0
*
FILIPINO
66.7
*
HISPANIC
55.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
33.3
*
WHITE
100.0
*
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OVERALL
53.9%
N=791
Gender
%
FEMALE
56.5
MALE
48.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
57.9
20-24
43.9
25-39
47.5
40 OR OVER
51.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
51.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
66.7
*
ASIAN
83.3
*
FILIPINO
66.7
*
HISPANIC
57.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
50.0
*
WHITE
75.0
*
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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: 95%
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 41 Students 750 Students 791
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 24 Female 495 Female 519
Male 17 Male 255 Male 272
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 31 Less than 20 years old 456 Less than 20 years old 487
20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old 114
25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old 101
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 89
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 20 African American 485 African American 505
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian * Asian * Asian *
Filipino * Filipino * Filipino *
Hispanic 15 Hispanic 190 Hispanic 205
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White * White * 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.
Percentage of Unprepared Students: 95%
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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
63.4%
N=41
Gender
%
FEMALE
66.7
MALE
58.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
71.0
20-24
50.0
*
25-39
60.0
*
40 OR OVER
0.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
65.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
*
ASIAN
100.0
*
FILIPINO
N/A
*
HISPANIC
60.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
0.0
*
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
27.3%
N=750
Gender
%
FEMALE
29.3
MALE
23.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
30.7
20-24
17.0
25-39
21.9
40 OR OVER
29.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
27.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
33.3
*
ASIAN
40.0
*
FILIPINO
0.0
*
HISPANIC
28.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
33.3
*
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OVERALL
29.2%
N=791
Gender
%
FEMALE
31.0
MALE
25.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
33.3
20-24
17.5
25-39
23.8
40 OR OVER
28.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
29.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
33.3
*
ASIAN
50.0
*
FILIPINO
0.0
*
HISPANIC
30.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
25.0
*
WHITE
25.0
*
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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: 95%
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 41 Students 750 Students 791
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 24 Female 495 Female 519
Male 17 Male 255 Male 272
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 31 Less than 20 years old 456 Less than 20 years old 487
20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old * 20 to 24 years old 114
25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old * 25 to 39 years old 101
40 or more years old * 40 or more years old * 40 or more years old 89
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 20 African American 485 African American 505
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian * Asian * Asian *
Filipino * Filipino * Filipino *
Hispanic 15 Hispanic 190 Hispanic 205
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander *
White * White * 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.
Percentage of Unprepared Students: 95%
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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
49.9%
N=465
Gender
%
FEMALE
51.0
MALE
46.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
50.6
20-24
55.7
25-39
50.3
40 OR OVER
39.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
45.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
100.0
*
ASIAN
69.2
FILIPINO
85.7
*
HISPANIC
50.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
*
WHITE
55.6
*
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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 465
GENDER
Female 349
Male 116
AGE
Less than 20 years old 79
20 to 24 years old 140
25 to 39 years old 155
40 or more years old 91
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 286
American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 13
Filipino *
Hispanic 104
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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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
4.5%
N=494
Gender
%
FEMALE
4.9
MALE
3.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
26.7
20-24
11.8
25-39
2.6
40 OR OVER
1.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
20.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
0.0
*
ASIAN
0.0
*
FILIPINO
N/A
*
HISPANIC
2.3
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 494
GENDER
Female 348
Male 146
AGE
Less than 20 years old 30
20 to 24 years old 51
25 to 39 years old 155
40 or more years old 258
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 39
American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian *
Filipino *
Hispanic 426
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 12,282
GENDER ETHNICITY/RACE
Female 67.9% African American 44.4%
Male 32.1% American Indian/Alaska Native 0.2%
Unknown 0.0% Asian 1.7%
AGE Filipino 0.6%
Less than 20 years old 16.0% Hispanic 46.6%
20 to 24 years old 26.4% Pacific Islander 0.2%
25 to 39 years old 33.8% White 1.8%
40 or more years old 23.7% Two or more Races 2.1%
Unknown 0.0% Unknown 2.3%
OTHER INFORMATION
Full Time Equivalent Students 5,428.2
Credit Sections 1,048
Non-Credit Sections 131
Median Credit Section Size 33
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 58.7%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 65.0%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 510:1
* Insufficient data
** No data

In 1967, Los Angeles Southwest College (LASC) opened its doors with 600 students and 22 full-time faculty members in the southern part of Los Angeles. The college offers an array of programs to meet community needs – college transfer, occupational, general education, transitional, continuing, community services and joint programs.

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District: Los Angeles

Students: 12,282

County: Los Angeles

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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
+2%
N=123
Disciplines with the highest enrollment
Median % Change
Total N
Child Development/Early Care and Education
Administration of Justice
Business Management
Information Technology, General
Electronics and Electric Technology
Registered Nursing
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications
Sign Language Interpreting
Accounting
Business Administration
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-5.2%
56
0.0%
18
158.7%
13
23.9%
13
72.3%
10
-7.8%
*
10.8%
*
-16.8%
*
28.4%
*
14.0%
*
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
Median Earnings Change
+2%
N=123
Gender
Median % Change
Total N
FEMALE
MALE
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-5.7%
91
88.6%
32
Age
Median % Change
Total N
Under 20
20-24
25-39
40 OR OVER
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464.3%
*
85.3%
29
0.2%
50
-4.1%
41
Ethnicity/Race
Median % Change
Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE
ASIAN
FILIPINO
HISPANIC
PACIFIC ISLANDER
WHITE
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-0.5%
78
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
-51.7%
*
14.2%
35
N/A
N/A
-25.0%
*
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.