(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
86.4%
N=509
Gender
%
FEMALE
86.2
MALE
86.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
86.9
20-24
80.0
25-39
81.3
40 OR OVER
100.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
87.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
100.0
*
ASIAN
81.6
FILIPINO
92.1
HISPANIC
88.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
86.3
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
80.0%
N=1,963
Gender
%
FEMALE
79.9
MALE
79.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
80.7
20-24
72.7
25-39
75.2
40 OR OVER
86.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
79.2
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
75.0
*
ASIAN
82.5
FILIPINO
78.6
HISPANIC
80.5
PACIFIC ISLANDER
78.9
WHITE
78.9
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OVERALL
81.3%
N=2,472
Gender
%
FEMALE
81.0
MALE
81.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
82.0
20-24
74.2
25-39
76.1
40 OR OVER
88.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
80.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
80.0
*
ASIAN
82.1
FILIPINO
81.4
HISPANIC
81.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
81.0
WHITE
80.6
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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: 79%
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 509 Students 1,963 Students 2,472
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 246 Female 1,108 Female 1,354
Male 261 Male 841 Male 1,102
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 443 Less than 20 years old 1,652 Less than 20 years old 2,095
20 to 24 years old 40 20 to 24 years old 150 20 to 24 years old 190
25 to 39 years old 16 25 to 39 years old 101 25 to 39 years old 117
40 or more years old 10 40 or more years old 60 40 or more years old 70
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 16 African American 101 African American 117
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 163 Asian 228 Asian 391
Filipino 38 Filipino 145 Filipino 183
Hispanic 99 Hispanic 836 Hispanic 935
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 21
White 146 White 492 White 638
*: 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: 79%
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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
38.6%
N=2,196
Gender
%
FEMALE
40.1
MALE
36.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
43.0
20-24
33.4
25-39
32.8
40 OR OVER
30.4
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
23.2
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
49.1
FILIPINO
51.4
HISPANIC
37.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
16.0
WHITE
38.1
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REMEDIAL ENGLISH
67.5%
N=1,303
Gender
%
FEMALE
70.3
MALE
63.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
75.4
20-24
55.6
25-39
53.1
40 OR OVER
54.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
61.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
75.2
FILIPINO
78.1
HISPANIC
64.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
50.0
WHITE
64.7
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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
63.2%
N=155
Gender
%
FEMALE
68.2
MALE
57.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
75.0
20-24
76.5
25-39
53.2
40 OR OVER
52.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
60.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
*
ASIAN
64.2
FILIPINO
71.4
*
HISPANIC
47.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
*
WHITE
66.7
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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 2,196 Students 1,303 Students 155
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 1,249 Female 748 Female 88
Male 933 Male 549 Male 66
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 1,242 Less than 20 years old 808 Less than 20 years old 36
20 to 24 years old 497 20 to 24 years old 304 20 to 24 years old 34
25 to 39 years old 345 25 to 39 years old 145 25 to 39 years old 47
40 or more years old 112 40 or more years old 46 40 or more years old 38
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 142 African American 95 African American *
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 212 Asian 165 Asian 95
Filipino 111 Filipino 96 Filipino *
Hispanic 910 Hispanic 510 Hispanic 23
Pacific Islander 25 Pacific Islander 16 Pacific Islander *
White 604 White 300 White 15
*: 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
80.7%
N=509
Gender
%
FEMALE
85.8
MALE
75.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
81.9
20-24
70.0
25-39
75.0
40 OR OVER
80.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
62.5
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
100.0
*
ASIAN
84.0
FILIPINO
92.1
HISPANIC
78.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
50.0
*
WHITE
77.4
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
72.1%
N=1,963
Gender
%
FEMALE
73.6
MALE
70.0
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Age
%
UNDER 20
73.8
20-24
58.7
25-39
62.4
40 OR OVER
75.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
62.4
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
75.0
*
ASIAN
81.1
FILIPINO
75.2
HISPANIC
70.2
PACIFIC ISLANDER
68.4
WHITE
71.7
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OVERALL
73.9%
N=2,472
Gender
%
FEMALE
75.8
MALE
71.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
75.5
20-24
61.1
25-39
64.1
40 OR OVER
75.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
62.4
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
80.0
*
ASIAN
82.4
FILIPINO
78.7
HISPANIC
71.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
66.7
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: 79%
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 509 Students 1,963 Students 2,472
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 246 Female 1,108 Female 1,354
Male 261 Male 841 Male 1,102
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 443 Less than 20 years old 1,652 Less than 20 years old 2,095
20 to 24 years old 40 20 to 24 years old 150 20 to 24 years old 190
25 to 39 years old 16 25 to 39 years old 101 25 to 39 years old 117
40 or more years old 10 40 or more years old 60 40 or more years old 70
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 16 African American 101 African American 117
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 163 Asian 228 Asian 391
Filipino 38 Filipino 145 Filipino 183
Hispanic 99 Hispanic 836 Hispanic 935
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 21
White 146 White 492 White 638
*: 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: 79%
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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
72.1%
N=509
Gender
%
FEMALE
76.8
MALE
67.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
73.8
20-24
62.5
25-39
50.0
40 OR OVER
70.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
68.8
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
0.0
*
ASIAN
79.8
FILIPINO
84.2
HISPANIC
68.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
50.0
*
WHITE
61.6
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
45.1%
N=1,963
Gender
%
FEMALE
47.4
MALE
42.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
46.5
20-24
32.7
25-39
40.6
40 OR OVER
43.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
36.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
53.5
FILIPINO
52.4
HISPANIC
41.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
47.4
WHITE
45.7
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OVERALL
50.6%
N=2,472
Gender
%
FEMALE
52.7
MALE
48.2
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Age
%
UNDER 20
52.3
20-24
38.9
25-39
41.9
40 OR OVER
47.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
41.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
40.0
*
ASIAN
64.5
FILIPINO
59.0
HISPANIC
44.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
47.6
WHITE
49.4
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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: 79%
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 509 Students 1,963 Students 2,472
GENDER GENDER GENDER
Female 246 Female 1,108 Female 1,354
Male 261 Male 841 Male 1,102
AGE AGE AGE
Less than 20 years old 443 Less than 20 years old 1,652 Less than 20 years old 2,095
20 to 24 years old 40 20 to 24 years old 150 20 to 24 years old 190
25 to 39 years old 16 25 to 39 years old 101 25 to 39 years old 117
40 or more years old 10 40 or more years old 60 40 or more years old 70
ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 16 African American 101 African American 117
American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native * American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 163 Asian 228 Asian 391
Filipino 38 Filipino 145 Filipino 183
Hispanic 99 Hispanic 836 Hispanic 935
Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander * Pacific Islander 21
White 146 White 492 White 638
*: 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: 79%
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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
56.8%
N=1,599
Gender
%
FEMALE
63.6
MALE
49.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
66.3
20-24
63.0
25-39
50.2
40 OR OVER
40.0
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
46.4
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
37.5
*
ASIAN
64.1
FILIPINO
70.5
HISPANIC
54.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
41.2
WHITE
53.0
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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 1,599
GENDER
Female 829
Male 734
AGE
Less than 20 years old 486
20 to 24 years old 395
25 to 39 years old 488
40 or more years old 230
ETHNICITY/RACE
African American 84
American Indian/Alaska Native *
Asian 276
Filipino 112
Hispanic 498
Pacific Islander 17
White 491
*: 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 20,520
GENDER ETHNICITY/RACE
Female 54.2% African American 4.6%
Male 44.4% American Indian/Alaska Native 0.2%
Unknown 1.4% Asian 17.6%
AGE Filipino 5.7%
Less than 20 years old 26.1% Hispanic 44.7%
20 to 24 years old 43.0% Pacific Islander 0.4%
25 to 39 years old 23.7% White 20.2%
40 or more years old 7.2% Two or more Races 3.5%
Unknown 0.0% Unknown 3.2%
OTHER INFORMATION
Full Time Equivalent Students 11,129.4
Credit Sections 3,200
Non-Credit Sections 0
Median Credit Section Size 27
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 55.6%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 40.1%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 498:1
* Insufficient data
** No data

Cypress College, founded in 1966, enrolls students of diverse backgrounds each semester at its campus in Cypress. The college is just a few miles from Disneyland and Knotts Berry Farm amusement park in Southern California, and minutes away from the Pacific Ocean. Students have the opportunity to select from a variety of courses and programs to meet their educational goals, whether they are working toward associate of arts or associate of science degrees, or an occupational certificate. The college is most well-known for its nursing programs and mortuary science program.

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District: North Orange

Students: 20,520

County: Orange

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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
+18.8%
N=632
Disciplines with the highest enrollment
Median % Change
Total N
Computer Information Systems
Accounting
Human Services
Automotive Technology
Health Occupations, General
Applied Photography
Culinary Arts
Management Development and Supervision
Software Applications
Alcohol and Controlled Substances
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16.4%
104
26.2%
57
32.7%
54
111.0%
41
17.2%
40
13.9%
32
23.1%
30
4.7%
30
22.6%
25
21.1%
22
*: Cohort fewer than 10 students
Median Earnings Change
+18.8%
N=632
Gender
Median % Change
Total N
FEMALE
MALE
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16.9%
297
27.4%
327
Age
Median % Change
Total N
Under 20
20-24
25-39
40 OR OVER
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157.5%
53
40.4%
242
13.1%
245
-0.5%
92
Ethnicity/Race
Median % Change
Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE
ASIAN
FILIPINO
HISPANIC
PACIFIC ISLANDER
WHITE
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3.7%
17
52.1%
*
23.0%
94
22.8%
37
24.3%
255
N/A
N/A
12.6%
180
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.