(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 2007-08 tracked for six years through 2012-13 who enrolled in the first three consecutive terms.
COLLEGE PREPARED
71.8%
Gender
%
FEMALE
72.2
MALE
71.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
73.7
20-24
55.6
*
25-39
33.3
*
40 OR OVER
80.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
40.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
66.7
*
FILIPINO
33.3
*
HISPANIC
74.6
PACIFIC ISLANDER
66.7
*
WHITE
75.0
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
69.2%
Gender
%
FEMALE
68.9
MALE
69.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
71.0
20-24
59.4
25-39
60.3
40 OR OVER
69.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
66.7
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
55.6
*
ASIAN
88.9
FILIPINO
62.5
HISPANIC
68.2
PACIFIC ISLANDER
68.8
WHITE
70.1
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OVERALL
69.6%
Gender
%
FEMALE
69.2
MALE
69.9
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Age
%
UNDER 20
71.4
20-24
59.2
25-39
58.2
40 OR OVER
71.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
64.7
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
53.8
ASIAN
85.7
FILIPINO
59.3
HISPANIC
68.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
68.4
WHITE
71.1
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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
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Remedial
Percentage of credit students tracked for six years through 2012-13 who started first time in 2007-08 below transfer level in English, mathematics, and/or ESL and completed a college-level course in the same discipline.
MATH
27.8%
Gender
%
FEMALE
29.3
MALE
25.8
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Age
%
UNDER 20
29.2
20-24
27.0
25-39
26.9
40 OR OVER
16.7
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
14.7
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
15.4
ASIAN
56.7
FILIPINO
29.0
HISPANIC
26.5
PACIFIC ISLANDER
15.4
WHITE
31.7
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ENGLISH
40.2%
Gender
%
FEMALE
44.1
MALE
35.5
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Age
%
UNDER 20
44.6
20-24
32.9
25-39
28.9
40 OR OVER
29.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
24.3
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
15.4
ASIAN
57.6
FILIPINO
43.9
HISPANIC
39.9
PACIFIC ISLANDER
20.0
WHITE
44.3
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ESL
34.7%
Gender
%
FEMALE
36.5
MALE
31.4
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Age
%
UNDER 20
40.0
20-24
40.9
25-39
28.6
40 OR OVER
23.1
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
0.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
N/A
ASIAN
57.1
FILIPINO
0.0
*
HISPANIC
31.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
0.0
*
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N/A: Cohort has no students
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30 Units
Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2007-08 tracked for six years through 2012-13 who achieved at least 30 units.
COLLEGE PREPARED
62.6%
Gender
%
FEMALE
70.0
MALE
56.2
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Age
%
UNDER 20
62.3
20-24
44.4
*
25-39
66.7
*
40 OR OVER
100.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
40.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
25.0
*
ASIAN
50.0
*
FILIPINO
33.3
*
HISPANIC
62.0
PACIFIC ISLANDER
33.3
*
WHITE
70.0
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
60.2%
Gender
%
FEMALE
62.5
MALE
57.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
61.1
20-24
57.9
25-39
52.1
40 OR OVER
57.6
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
57.1
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
33.3
*
ASIAN
77.8
FILIPINO
70.8
HISPANIC
58.8
PACIFIC ISLANDER
37.5
WHITE
61.8
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OVERALL
60.5%
Gender
%
FEMALE
63.3
MALE
57.2
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Age
%
UNDER 20
61.3
20-24
57.0
25-39
53.2
40 OR OVER
63.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
55.9
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
30.8
ASIAN
73.8
FILIPINO
66.7
HISPANIC
59.1
PACIFIC ISLANDER
36.8
WHITE
63.4
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N/A: Cohort has no students
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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
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Completion
Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2007-08 tracked for six years through 2012-13 who completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.
COLLEGE PREPARED
61.5%
Gender
%
FEMALE
71.1
MALE
53.3
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Age
%
UNDER 20
63.4
20-24
44.4
*
25-39
16.7
*
40 OR OVER
80.0
*
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
40.0
*
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
50.0
*
ASIAN
66.7
*
FILIPINO
66.7
*
HISPANIC
66.2
PACIFIC ISLANDER
0.0
*
WHITE
57.5
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UNPREPARED FOR COLLEGE
35.1%
Gender
%
FEMALE
33.9
MALE
36.6
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Age
%
UNDER 20
36.7
20-24
29.3
25-39
24.7
40 OR OVER
27.3
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
42.9
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
33.3
*
ASIAN
44.4
FILIPINO
54.2
HISPANIC
31.5
PACIFIC ISLANDER
25.0
WHITE
39.1
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OVERALL
38.4%
Gender
%
FEMALE
37.9
MALE
39.1
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Age
%
UNDER 20
40.3
20-24
30.3
25-39
24.1
40 OR OVER
34.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
42.6
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
38.5
ASIAN
47.6
FILIPINO
55.6
HISPANIC
34.4
PACIFIC ISLANDER
21.1
WHITE
42.6
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N/A: Cohort has no students
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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
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Career Technical Education
Percentage of students tracked for six years through 2012-13 who started first time in 2007-08 and completed more than eight units in courses classified as career technical education (or vocational) in a single discipline and completed a degree, certificate or transferred.
OVERALL
60.8%
Gender
%
FEMALE
65.4
MALE
53.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
63.8
20-24
58.9
25-39
59.6
40 OR OVER
60.5
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
66.7
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
57.1
*
ASIAN
83.3
FILIPINO
88.2
HISPANIC
55.3
PACIFIC ISLANDER
100.0
*
WHITE
64.0
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N/A: Cohort has no students
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Career Development and College Preparation (Non-credit)
Percentage of students tracked for six years through 2012-13, who started first time in 2007-08 in a Career Development and College Preparation course and completed a certificate, degree or transfer-related outcomes.
OVERALL
2.9%
Gender
%
FEMALE
3.1
MALE
2.7
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Age
%
UNDER 20
7.6
20-24
4.3
25-39
1.7
40 OR OVER
1.2
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Ethnicity/Race
%
AFRICAN AMERICAN
10.0
AMERICAN INDIAN/
ALASKA NATIVE
0.0
*
ASIAN
14.0
FILIPINO
N/A
HISPANIC
1.7
PACIFIC ISLANDER
N/A
WHITE
16.7
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N/A: Cohort has no students
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College Profile
The student population and course sections offered described in the tables are based on the 2012-13 academic year. Students represented differ from those included for calculation of Scorecard metrics, which are based on first-time students enrolled in 2007-08.
STUDENT INFORMATION
Students 12,816
GENDER ETHNICITY/RACE
Female 54.1% African American 3.6%
Male 45.9% American Indian/Alaska Native 0.4%
Unknown 0.0% Asian 2.6%
AGE Filipino 1.7%
Less than 20 years old 26.3% Hispanic 65.9%
20 to 24 years old 35.2% Pacific Islander 0.2%
25 to 39 years old 26.5% White 22.3%
40 or more years old 12.0% Two or more Races 1.7%
Unknown 0.0% Unknown 1.5%
OTHER INFORMATION
Full Time Equivalent Students 7,166.1
Credit Sections 1,795
Non-Credit Sections 188
Median Credit Section Size 30
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 48.3%
Student Counseling Ratio 411:1

College of the Desert (COD), opened in 1962 in Palm Desert, Riverside County, is the primary source of transfer students to CSU San Bernardino, Palm Desert campus. COD offers a number of vocational programs, including Nursing and Health Sciences, Digital Design and Production, Turf Grass Management, Advanced Transportation Technologies, and Culinary Arts, and Administration of Justice courses. The COD leads the way in developing Green Technology education and training. It is the administrative home to Advanced Transportation Technology and Energy (ATTE) statewide initiative to develop curriculum and conduct training for workforce development in emerging transportation and energy industries.

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District: Desert

Students: 12,816

County: Riverside