2018 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 114 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 Development/College Preparation
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The student population and course sections offered described in the tables are based on the 2016-17 academic year. Students represented differ from those included for calculation of Scorecard metrics, which are based on first-time students enrolled in 2011-12.

Total Students
2,376,406

Gender Rate
Female 53.6%
Male 45.2%
Unknown 1.2%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 26.8%
20 to 24 years old 30.9%
25 to 39 years old 26.9%
40 or more years old 15.4%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 6.1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 11.5%
Filipino 2.8%
Hispanic 43.6%
Pacific Islander 0.4%
White 26.4%
Two or more Races 3.7%
Unknown 5.0%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 1,126,709.3
Credit Sections 351,679
Non-Credit Sections 32,732
Median Credit Section Size 25
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 56.4%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 43.0%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 611:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-17
Students**2,310,3062,317,9452,355,8252,376,406
Gender
Female**53.0%53.1%53.3%53.6%
Male**45.9%45.8%45.5%45.2%
Unknown**1.1%1.1%1.1%1.2%
Age
Less than 20 years old**24.4%24.9%25.9%26.8%
20 to 24 years old**32.2%32.2%31.7%30.9%
25 to 39 years old**26.8%26.8%26.9%26.9%
40 or more years old**16.7%16.1%15.5%15.4%
Unknown**0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American**7.1%6.7%6.4%6.1%
American Indian/Alaska Native**0.4%0.4%0.4%0.4%
Asian**11.3%11.4%11.5%11.5%
Filipino**2.9%2.9%2.8%2.8%
Hispanic**40.2%41.7%42.7%43.6%
Pacific Islander**0.5%0.4%0.4%0.4%
White**29.0%28.2%27.3%26.4%
Two or more Races**3.5%3.7%3.7%3.7%
Unknown**5.0%4.5%4.7%5.0%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students**1,122,604.71,133,287.11,137,618.71,126,709.3
Credit Sections**323,693337,685346,360351,679
Non-Credit Sections**28,41929,45530,52632,732
Median Credit Section Size**27262625
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty**56.1%56.1%55.0%56.4%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**40.1%*41.7%*42.4%*43.0%*
Student Counseling Ratio**722:1657:1615:1611:1
 
* Insufficient data
** No data

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Remedial / ESL

Percentage of credit students tracked for six years through 2011-12 who first enrolled in a course below transfer level in English, mathematics, and/or ESL during 2016-17 and completed a college-level course in the same discipline.

Remedial Math

36.5% N=158,678
Gender Rate N
Female 38.7 86,621
Male 33.7 70,693
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 40.4 76,411
20-24 32.7 40,646
25-39 34.4 28,870
40 OR OVER 29.3 12,744
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 22.1 15,717
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 27.6 964
ASIAN 48.6 8,384
FILIPINO 45.1 3,882
HISPANIC 35.6 74,957
PACIFIC ISLANDER 29.5 986
WHITE 40.8 42,644

Remedial English

48.7%
N=157,579
Gender Rate N
Female 51.7 82,865
Male 45.4 73,164
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 54.9 92,407
20-24 40.8 35,506
25-39 40.5 20,971
40 OR OVER 35.7 8,690
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 32.3 15,477
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 34.4 840
ASIAN 64.2 12,619
FILIPINO 60.2 4,732
HISPANIC 47.6 76,684
PACIFIC ISLANDER 39.2 1,015
WHITE 52.2 35,651

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

33.4%
N=27,076
Gender Rate N
Female 34.7 16,361
Male 31.6 10,367
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 52.6 5,508
20-24 44.9 5,744
25-39 26.9 8,928
40 OR OVER 17.0 6,894
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 28.0 847
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 33
ASIAN 41.7 9,765
FILIPINO 33.9 366
HISPANIC 26.1 9,300
PACIFIC ISLANDER 20.8 77
WHITE 32.2 5,219

*: 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 2015-16 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
  18.4% N=156,528 30.4% N=156,528
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 16.8 80,812 29.0 80,812
Male 20.1 73,788 32.0 73,788
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 20.1 130,646 32.7 130,646
20-24 11.1 15,875 21.0 15,875
25-39 8.0 7,671 17.8 7,671
40 OR OVER 4.1 2,333 10.2 2,333
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 9.1 7,556 17.9 7,556
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 10.6 643 19.6 643
ASIAN 42.3 14,892 58.5 14,892
FILIPINO 27.3 5,138 42.7 5,138
HISPANIC 12.2 81,218 22.7 81,218
PACIFIC ISLANDER 9.2 687 20.4 687
WHITE 22.4 37,977 36.4 37,977

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  41.2% N=156,528 59.3% N=156,528
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 42.6 80,812 61.7 80,812
Male 39.7 73,788 56.8 73,788
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 43.8 130,646 61.9 130,646
20-24 29.0 15,875 46.6 15,875
25-39 28.0 7,671 48.0 7,671
40 OR OVER 22.8 2,333 37.5 2,333
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 27.4 7,556 45.6 7,556
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 34.5 643 50.7 643
ASIAN 45.3 14,892 66.5 14,892
FILIPINO 47.5 5,138 68.4 5,138
HISPANIC 36.2 81,218 54.8 81,218
PACIFIC ISLANDER 29.5 687 50.7 687
WHITE 51.8 37,977 67.5 37,977

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Persistence

Percentage of degree, certificate and/or transfer-seeking students starting first time in 2011-12 tracked for six years through 2016-17 who enrolled in the first three consecutive terms.

Persistence College Prepared

79.4% N=46,239
Gender Rate N
Female 79.8 21,829
Male 79.0 23,894
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 80.3 40,869
20-24 72.1 3,245
25-39 72.7 1,467
40 OR OVER 73.3 651
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 74.5 1,265
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 68.7 131
ASIAN 80.0 6,367
FILIPINO 83.3 1,523
HISPANIC 79.3 14,054
PACIFIC ISLANDER 67.7 161
WHITE 79.7 18,647

Persistence Unprepared For College

75.6%
N=142,358
Gender Rate N
Female 76.1 74,300
Male 75.0 66,597
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 76.8 112,024
20-24 67.8 15,714
25-39 72.2 9,349
40 OR OVER 79.0 5,265
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 71.5 10,027
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 68.6 630
ASIAN 83.3 12,388
FILIPINO 78.5 4,362
HISPANIC 75.0 69,649
PACIFIC ISLANDER 68.0 818
WHITE 75.3 34,576

Persistence Overall

76.5%
N=188,597
Gender Rate N
Female 77.0 96,129
Male 76.0 90,491
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 77.8 152,893
20-24 68.5 18,959
25-39 72.2 10,816
40 OR OVER 78.3 5,916
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 71.8 11,292
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 68.6 761
ASIAN 82.2 18,755
FILIPINO 79.8 5,885
HISPANIC 75.7 83,703
PACIFIC ISLANDER 67.9 979
WHITE 76.8 53,223

*: 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 2011-12 tracked for six years through 2016-17 who achieved at least 30 units.

30 Units College Prepared

76.5% N=46,239
Gender Rate N
Female 77.8 21,829
Male 75.3 23,894
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 78.2 40,869
20-24 64.5 3,245
25-39 63.2 1,467
40 OR OVER 59.3 651
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 66.7 1,265
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.4 131
ASIAN 78.9 6,367
FILIPINO 83.2 1,523
HISPANIC 75.4 14,054
PACIFIC ISLANDER 67.1 161
WHITE 76.9 18,647

30 Units Unprepared For College

67.4%
N=142,358
Gender Rate N
Female 69.4 74,300
Male 65.1 66,597
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 69.4 112,024
20-24 57.2 15,714
25-39 61.6 9,349
40 OR OVER 65.6 5,265
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 57.7 10,027
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 57.1 630
ASIAN 79.6 12,388
FILIPINO 73.6 4,362
HISPANIC 65.8 69,649
PACIFIC ISLANDER 55.5 818
WHITE 68.9 34,576

30 Units Overall

69.6%
N=188,597
Gender Rate N
Female 71.3 96,129
Male 67.8 90,491
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.8 152,893
20-24 58.4 18,959
25-39 61.9 10,816
40 OR OVER 64.9 5,916
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 58.7 11,292
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 58.7 761
ASIAN 79.3 18,755
FILIPINO 76.1 5,885
HISPANIC 67.4 83,703
PACIFIC ISLANDER 57.4 979
WHITE 71.7 53,223

*: 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 2011-12 tracked for six years through 2016-17 who completed a degree, certificate or transfer-related outcomes.

Degree Transfer College Prepared

70.4% N=46,239
Gender Rate N
Female 73.9 21,829
Male 67.1 23,894
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.5 40,869
20-24 56.6 3,245
25-39 51.4 1,467
40 OR OVER 48.4 651
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 63.2 1,265
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 60.3 131
ASIAN 81.2 6,367
FILIPINO 76.9 1,523
HISPANIC 64.3 14,054
PACIFIC ISLANDER 61.5 161
WHITE 71.5 18,647

Persistence Unprepared For College

41.0%
N=142,358
Gender Rate N
Female 43.0 74,300
Male 38.8 66,597
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 43.5 112,024
20-24 32.0 15,714
25-39 32.7 9,349
40 OR OVER 30.4 5,265
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 33.6 10,027
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 29.8 630
ASIAN 57.0 12,388
FILIPINO 49.4 4,362
HISPANIC 37.0 69,649
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.0 818
WHITE 44.4 34,576

Persistence Overall

48.2%
N=188,597
Gender Rate N
Female 50.0 96,129
Male 46.3 90,491
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 51.2 152,893
20-24 36.2 18,959
25-39 35.2 10,816
40 OR OVER 32.3 5,916
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 36.9 11,292
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 35.1 761
ASIAN 65.2 18,755
FILIPINO 56.5 5,885
HISPANIC 41.6 83,703
PACIFIC ISLANDER 37.7 979
WHITE 53.9 53,223

*: 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 2011-12 tracked for six years through 2016-17 who completed a degree, certificate, apprenticeship or transfer-related outcomes.

Career Technical Education College Overall

55.1% N=124,691
Gender Rate N
Female 58.6 60,232
Male 52.0 63,175
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 66.8 36,539
20-24 57.9 34,817
25-39 46.6 36,637
40 OR OVER 42.6 16,689
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 47.0 8,918
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 52.0 569
ASIAN 61.9 13,981
FILIPINO 62.6 3,884
HISPANIC 54.6 42,794
PACIFIC ISLANDER 55.6 559
WHITE 54.5 44,076

*: 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 2016-17, who started first time in 2011-12 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

16.3% N=54,167
Gender Rate N
Female 16.6 31,053
Male 15.9 22,052
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 28.4 11,664
20-24 19.4 7,775
25-39 13.5 17,010
40 OR OVER 9.6 17,684
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 14.7 2,703
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 14.0 150
ASIAN 21.6 10,728
FILIPINO N/A N/A
HISPANIC 15.1 27,760
PACIFIC ISLANDER 17.6 153
WHITE 15.8 7,153

*: 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 2014-2015 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

+28.2% N=84,768
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Administration of Justice 19.9% 9,452
Child Development/Early Care and Education 33.4% 7,679
Accounting 36.4% 7,450
Police Academy 21.8% 5,200
Business and Commerce, General 38.4% 3,322
Fire Technology 29.0% 3,228
Business Management 29.0% 3,209
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 34.8% 3,181
Emergency Medical Services 47.7% 2,937
Information Technology, General 31.7% 2,297

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 29.2% 37,412
Male 27.7% 46,408
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 170.2% 4,778
20-24 77.4% 22,308
25-39 25.0% 37,450
40 OR OVER 11.9% 20,196
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 28.3% 4,968
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 22.2% 467
ASIAN 31.6% 7,824
FILIPINO 28.4% 2,474
HISPANIC 34.4% 30,485
PACIFIC ISLANDER 29.3% 444
WHITE 24.0% 31,936

*: 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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