2019 Student Success Scorecard

Statewide

The California Community Colleges is the largest system of higher education in the nation, with more than 2.3 million duplicated students attending 115 colleges. Our colleges provide students with the knowledge and background necessary to compete in today's economy. With a wide range of educational offerings, the colleges provide workforce training, basic courses in English and math, certificate and degree programs and preparation for transfer to four-year institutions.

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Remedial / ESL
Transfer Level Achievement
Persistence
30 Units
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Career Technical Education
Career Development/College Preparation
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The student population and course sections offered described in the tables are based on the 2017-18 academic year. Students represented differ from those included for calculation of Scorecard metrics, which are based on first-time students enrolled in 2012-13.

Total Students
2,392,894

Gender Rate
Female 53.8%
Male 44.9%
Unknown 1.3%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 27.7%
20 to 24 years old 30.0%
25 to 39 years old 27.0%
40 or more years old 15.2%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 5.9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 11.6%
Filipino 2.7%
Hispanic 44.5%
Pacific Islander 0.4%
White 25.9%
Two or more Races 3.8%
Unknown 4.8%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 1,125,665.2
Credit Sections 350,349
Non-Credit Sections 33,829
Median Credit Section Size 25
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 56.7%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 40.4%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 563:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2013-142014-152015-162016-172017-18
Students2,310,3062,317,9452,355,8252,376,4062,392,894
Gender
Female53.0%53.1%53.3%53.6%53.8%
Male45.9%45.8%45.5%45.2%44.9%
Unknown1.1%1.1%1.1%1.2%1.3%
Age
Less than 20 years old24.4%24.9%25.9%26.8%27.7%
20 to 24 years old32.2%32.2%31.7%30.9%30.0%
25 to 39 years old26.8%26.8%26.9%26.9%27.0%
40 or more years old16.7%16.1%15.5%15.4%15.2%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American7.1%6.7%6.4%6.1%5.9%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.4%0.4%0.4%0.4%0.4%
Asian11.3%11.4%11.5%11.5%11.6%
Filipino2.9%2.9%2.8%2.8%2.7%
Hispanic40.2%41.7%42.7%43.6%44.5%
Pacific Islander0.5%0.4%0.4%0.4%0.4%
White29.0%28.2%27.3%26.4%25.9%
Two or more Races3.5%3.7%3.7%3.7%3.8%
Unknown5.0%4.5%4.7%5.0%4.8%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students1,122,604.71,133,287.11,137,618.71,126,709.31,125,665.2
Credit Sections323,693337,685346,360351,679350,349
Non-Credit Sections28,41929,45530,52632,73233,829
Median Credit Section Size2726262525
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty56.1%56.1%55.0%56.4%56.7%
Percentage of First-Generation Students40.1%*41.7%*42.4%*43.0%*40.4%*
Student Counseling Ratio722:1657:1615:1611:1563:1
 
* Insufficient data
** No data

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Remedial / ESL

Percentage of credit students tracked for six years through 2012-13 who first enrolled in a course below transfer level in English, mathematics, and/or ESL during 2017-18 and completed a college-level course in the same discipline.

Remedial Math

38.5% N=148,555
Gender Rate N
Female 41.2 80,941
Male 35.1 66,552
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 42.3 73,915
20-24 34.3 38,318
25-39 36.9 25,313
40 OR OVER 30.7 11,004
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 23.6 14,145
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 28.9 872
ASIAN 51.5 7,702
FILIPINO 49.5 3,592
HISPANIC 37.7 74,452
PACIFIC ISLANDER 34.8 823
WHITE 42.1 38,011

Remedial English

50.8%
N=155,457
Gender Rate N
Female 54.1 82,057
Male 47.2 72,326
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 56.5 92,564
20-24 43.1 35,649
25-39 43.4 19,042
40 OR OVER 37.8 8,196
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 35.4 14,621
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 38.7 700
ASIAN 66.1 12,800
FILIPINO 62.4 4,444
HISPANIC 49.3 80,642
PACIFIC ISLANDER 44.5 861
WHITE 54.5 32,643

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

33.1%
N=23,167
Gender Rate N
Female 33.8 14,055
Male 32.0 8,816
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 53.3 4,721
20-24 42.3 4,978
25-39 27.3 7,783
40 OR OVER 16.2 5,681
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 23.9 777
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 38.7 31
ASIAN 40.2 8,005
FILIPINO 35.4 328
HISPANIC 28.2 8,170
PACIFIC ISLANDER 22.2 54
WHITE 31.0 4,762

*: 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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Transfer Level Achievement

The percent of first-time students in 2016-17 who complete 6 units and attempt any Math or English in their first year who complete a transfer-level course in Math or English in their first or second year.

Transfer Level Achievement Math

  1-Year 2-Year
  19.9% N=152,260 31.8% N=152,260
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 18.0 77,773 30.1 77,773
Male 21.9 72,386 33.7 72,386
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 21.7 127,698 34.1 127,698
20-24 12.8 15,091 22.3 15,091
25-39 7.8 7,395 16.9 7,395
40 OR OVER 5.1 2,075 11.9 2,075
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 10.2 7,168 19.3 7,168
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 10.6 613 20.6 613
ASIAN 43.8 13,752 59.2 13,752
FILIPINO 28.5 5,217 44.1 5,217
HISPANIC 13.4 80,400 24.1 80,400
PACIFIC ISLANDER 15.2 651 24.6 651
WHITE 25.1 36,010 38.7 36,010

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  46.0% N=152,260 62.2% N=152,260
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 47.3 77,773 64.5 77,773
Male 44.5 72,386 59.7 72,386
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 48.6 127,698 64.5 127,698
20-24 33.1 15,091 50.0 15,091
25-39 31.9 7,395 51.7 7,395
40 OR OVER 28.9 2,075 44.1 2,075
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 34.8 7,168 50.9 7,168
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 38.7 613 53.2 613
ASIAN 48.0 13,752 67.6 13,752
FILIPINO 55.2 5,217 72.6 5,217
HISPANIC 41.1 80,400 57.9 80,400
PACIFIC ISLANDER 37.2 651 53.1 651
WHITE 55.9 36,010 69.9 36,010

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Persistence

Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2012-13 tracked for six years through 2017-18 who enrolled in the first three consecutive terms.

Persistence College Prepared

79.7% N=48,517
Gender Rate N
Female 80.4 22,774
Male 79.2 25,317
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 80.7 43,014
20-24 71.5 3,546
25-39 73.3 1,376
40 OR OVER 77.2 574
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 74.0 1,420
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 68.7 134
ASIAN 81.1 6,540
FILIPINO 83.5 1,718
HISPANIC 79.5 15,786
PACIFIC ISLANDER 74.1 170
WHITE 79.8 18,822

Persistence Unprepared For College

76.2%
N=138,054
Gender Rate N
Female 77.1 72,167
Male 75.3 64,908
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 77.7 111,036
20-24 67.3 14,762
25-39 71.7 8,004
40 OR OVER 78.5 4,250
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 72.6 9,352
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 65.4 540
ASIAN 83.9 11,313
FILIPINO 79.9 4,204
HISPANIC 75.7 72,105
PACIFIC ISLANDER 69.9 743
WHITE 76.0 31,814

Persistence Overall

77.2%
N=186,571
Gender Rate N
Female 77.9 94,941
Male 76.4 90,225
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 78.5 154,050
20-24 68.1 18,308
25-39 71.9 9,380
40 OR OVER 78.3 4,824
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 72.8 10,772
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.0 674
ASIAN 82.9 17,853
FILIPINO 81.0 5,922
HISPANIC 76.4 87,891
PACIFIC ISLANDER 70.6 913
WHITE 77.4 50,636

*: 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 2012-13 tracked for six years through 2017-18 who achieved at least 30 units.

30 Units College Prepared

76.5% N=48,517
Gender Rate N
Female 78.0 22,774
Male 75.1 25,317
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 78.0 43,014
20-24 64.5 3,546
25-39 65.0 1,376
40 OR OVER 64.5 574
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 66.3 1,420
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 61.2 134
ASIAN 79.8 6,540
FILIPINO 82.0 1,718
HISPANIC 75.1 15,786
PACIFIC ISLANDER 72.4 170
WHITE 76.7 18,822

30 Units Unprepared For College

67.9%
N=138,054
Gender Rate N
Female 70.2 72,167
Male 65.3 64,908
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 70.0 111,036
20-24 56.7 14,762
25-39 61.6 8,004
40 OR OVER 64.7 4,250
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 57.9 9,352
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 60.2 540
ASIAN 80.6 11,313
FILIPINO 75.2 4,204
HISPANIC 66.2 72,105
PACIFIC ISLANDER 60.8 743
WHITE 69.5 31,814

30 Units Overall

70.1%
N=186,571
Gender Rate N
Female 72.1 94,941
Male 68.1 90,225
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.2 154,050
20-24 58.2 18,308
25-39 62.1 9,380
40 OR OVER 64.7 4,824
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 59.0 10,772
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 60.4 674
ASIAN 80.3 17,853
FILIPINO 77.2 5,922
HISPANIC 67.8 87,891
PACIFIC ISLANDER 63.0 913
WHITE 72.2 50,636

*: 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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Degree Transfer - Completion

Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2012-13 tracked for six years through 2017-18 who completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.

Degree Transfer College Prepared

69.9% N=48,517
Gender Rate N
Female 73.7 22,774
Male 66.5 25,317
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.8 43,014
20-24 57.6 3,546
25-39 52.3 1,376
40 OR OVER 45.1 574
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 60.6 1,420
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 53.0 134
ASIAN 82.0 6,540
FILIPINO 75.4 1,718
HISPANIC 63.9 15,786
PACIFIC ISLANDER 64.7 170
WHITE 71.1 18,822

Persistence Unprepared For College

41.5%
N=138,054
Gender Rate N
Female 43.7 72,167
Male 39.1 64,908
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 43.9 111,036
20-24 30.8 14,762
25-39 34.2 8,004
40 OR OVER 30.7 4,250
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 34.3 9,352
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 30.6 540
ASIAN 57.8 11,313
FILIPINO 50.3 4,204
HISPANIC 37.4 72,105
PACIFIC ISLANDER 35.1 743
WHITE 46.0 31,814

Persistence Overall

48.9%
N=186,571
Gender Rate N
Female 50.9 94,941
Male 46.8 90,225
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 51.7 154,050
20-24 36.0 18,308
25-39 36.9 9,380
40 OR OVER 32.4 4,824
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 37.7 10,772
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 35.0 674
ASIAN 66.7 17,853
FILIPINO 57.5 5,922
HISPANIC 42.2 87,891
PACIFIC ISLANDER 40.6 913
WHITE 55.3 50,636

*: 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 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 2012-13 tracked for six years through 2017-18 who completed a degree, certificate, apprenticeship or transfer-related outcomes.

Career Technical Education College Overall

55.9% N=122,809
Gender Rate N
Female 59.9 58,518
Male 52.4 63,089
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 67.5 36,395
20-24 58.7 35,392
25-39 47.3 35,235
40 OR OVER 42.0 15,777
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 46.8 8,579
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 51.0 553
ASIAN 62.7 13,941
FILIPINO 64.7 3,711
HISPANIC 56.2 44,298
PACIFIC ISLANDER 46.4 549
WHITE 55.1 42,583

*: 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 2017-18, who started first time in 2012-13 in a Career Development and College Preparation course and completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.

Career Development and College Preparation (Non-credit) Overall

15.5% N=40,644
Gender Rate N
Female 16.3 23,940
Male 14.5 16,193
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 27.8 9,640
20-24 16.6 5,924
25-39 12.0 12,626
40 OR OVER 9.1 12,441
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 14.9 1,914
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 11.5 96
ASIAN 18.4 8,167
FILIPINO N/A N/A
HISPANIC 14.3 21,586
PACIFIC ISLANDER 14.7 102
WHITE 16.2 4,515

*: 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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SkillsBuilder

The median percentage change in wages for students who completed higher level CTE coursework in 2015-2016 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.

Career Builder - Mediam Earnings Change

+27.8% N=87,217
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Administration of Justice 19.5% 9,478
Child Development/Early Care and Education 33.0% 8,070
Accounting 41.9% 7,849
Police Academy 17.5% 6,103
Fire Technology 25.4% 3,892
Business and Commerce, General 37.2% 3,220
Business Management 29.8% 3,217
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 30.8% 2,963
Emergency Medical Services 43.2% 2,811
Real Estate 20.6% 2,394

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 28.6% 38,415
Male 27.3% 47,711
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 161.0% 5,342
20-24 73.3% 22,634
25-39 25.0% 38,737
40 OR OVER 11.7% 20,492
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 25.5% 4,966
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 21.3% 497
ASIAN 34.7% 8,035
FILIPINO 31.4% 2,400
HISPANIC 32.9% 32,131
PACIFIC ISLANDER 21.3% 445
WHITE 23.6% 32,127

*: 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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