2019 Student Success Scorecard

College of San Mateo

College of San Mateo (CSM) is in the northern corridor of Silicon Valley on a 153-acre site in the San Mateo hills that provides a panoramic view of San Francisco Bay. Since 1922, CSM has been a gateway to higher education leading to university transfer, career preparation and advancement and professional and personal development. CSM is proud of its championship intercollegiate athletic teams that compete at the highest community college level. To ensure student success, CSM offers a comprehensive selection of academic support services. Resources include financial aid and scholarships, counseling, transfer services, tutoring, employment assistance, health services and child care, among others.

College Profile
Remedial / ESL
Transfer Level Achievement
Persistence
30 Units
Degree Transfer
Career Technical Education
Career Development/College Preparation
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College Profile

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
14,000

Gender Rate
Female 49.5%
Male 47.9%
Unknown 2.6%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 34.2%
20 to 24 years old 32.1%
25 to 39 years old 22.7%
40 or more years old 11.0%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 2.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.1%
Asian 24.1%
Filipino 6.9%
Hispanic 29.0%
Pacific Islander 2.1%
White 27.7%
Two or more Races 5.6%
Unknown 1.8%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 5,672.5
Credit Sections 2,098
Non-Credit Sections 3
Median Credit Section Size 26
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 66.1%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 28.9%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 491:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2013-142014-152015-162016-172017-18
Students14,49813,85713,72713,82314,000
Gender
Female48.1%48.7%48.9%49.1%49.5%
Male49.2%48.0%48.0%47.7%47.9%
Unknown2.8%3.3%3.1%3.3%2.6%
Age
Less than 20 years old30.6%32.6%35.2%35.0%34.2%
20 to 24 years old30.6%31.2%31.0%30.9%32.1%
25 to 39 years old25.2%23.4%22.1%22.5%22.7%
40 or more years old13.6%12.9%11.7%11.6%11.0%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American3.3%3.0%2.8%2.7%2.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.3%0.2%0.1%0.1%0.1%
Asian19.3%20.6%21.8%23.2%24.1%
Filipino6.7%7.2%7.3%6.8%6.9%
Hispanic28.1%28.4%28.8%29.1%29.0%
Pacific Islander2.0%2.0%2.0%2.0%2.1%
White31.5%30.3%29.2%28.5%27.7%
Two or more Races4.7%5.3%5.6%5.3%5.6%
Unknown4.1%3.1%2.4%2.2%1.8%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students6,736.76,340.86,157.25,849.25,672.5
Credit Sections2,1742,1392,0872,1202,098
Non-Credit Sections33333
Median Credit Section Size2625262626
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty75.8%75.8%62.8%63.5%66.1%
Percentage of First-Generation Students28.2%*29.2%*30.0%*30.7%*28.9%*
Student Counseling Ratio568:1536:1472:1517:1491:1
 
* 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

39.9% N=957
Gender Rate N
Female 44.3 472
Male 36.2 467
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 44.2 611
20-24 27.6 170
25-39 36.4 129
40 OR OVER 38.3 47
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 25.0 64
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 20.0 *
ASIAN 59.4 69
FILIPINO 59.3 59
HISPANIC 36.2 409
PACIFIC ISLANDER 21.1 38
WHITE 45.6 228

Remedial English

59.1%
N=961
Gender Rate N
Female 63.9 465
Male 54.8 484
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 63.7 713
20-24 42.2 147
25-39 54.7 75
40 OR OVER 42.3 26
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 49.3 67
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 25.0 *
ASIAN 71.3 108
FILIPINO 62.3 69
HISPANIC 57.0 379
PACIFIC ISLANDER 57.5 40
WHITE 60.3 204

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

26.6%
N=241
Gender Rate N
Female 26.1 157
Male 27.3 77
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 59.0 39
20-24 41.2 51
25-39 15.2 92
40 OR OVER 10.2 59
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A N/A
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 34.3 105
FILIPINO 50.0 *
HISPANIC 13.6 66
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 20.0 50

*: 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
  36.8% N=872 52.2% N=872
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 33.9 363 50.1 363
Male 39.9 484 55.0 484
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 37.2 755 53.4 755
20-24 45.1 82 53.7 82
25-39 8.8 34 20.6 34
40 OR OVER 0.0 * 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 27.3 33 42.4 33
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 63.6 187 74.9 187
FILIPINO 41.7 84 64.3 84
HISPANIC 19.1 278 33.5 278
PACIFIC ISLANDER 18.8 32 28.1 32
WHITE 36.8 193 55.4 193

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  60.9% N=872 74.5% N=872
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 59.8 363 76.6 363
Male 62.2 484 73.6 484
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 61.5 755 75.6 755
20-24 65.9 82 72.0 82
25-39 35.3 34 55.9 34
40 OR OVER 100.0 * 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 48.5 33 54.5 33
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 58.3 187 73.3 187
FILIPINO 73.8 84 90.5 84
HISPANIC 60.1 278 73.7 278
PACIFIC ISLANDER 46.9 32 62.5 32
WHITE 61.1 193 73.6 193

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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

69.9% N=418
Gender Rate N
Female 72.8 184
Male 67.4 227
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 69.7 386
20-24 79.2 24
25-39 42.9 *
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 80.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 59.6 114
FILIPINO 73.0 37
HISPANIC 75.3 73
PACIFIC ISLANDER 83.3 *
WHITE 71.0 131

Persistence Unprepared For College

77.6%
N=839
Gender Rate N
Female 74.8 393
Male 81.1 424
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 78.6 734
20-24 66.7 57
25-39 75.8 *
40 OR OVER 73.3 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 82.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 66.1 118
FILIPINO 76.9 65
HISPANIC 79.6 313
PACIFIC ISLANDER 67.5 *
WHITE 79.9 179

Persistence Overall

75.0%
N=1,257
Gender Rate N
Female 74.2 577
Male 76.3 651
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.5 1,120
20-24 70.4 81
25-39 70.0 40
40 OR OVER 75.0 16
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 81.8 55
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 62.9 232
FILIPINO 75.5 102
HISPANIC 78.8 386
PACIFIC ISLANDER 69.6 46
WHITE 76.1 310

*: 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

69.9% N=418
Gender Rate N
Female 72.8 184
Male 67.8 227
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 69.9 386
20-24 70.8 24
25-39 57.1 *
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 80.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 60.5 114
FILIPINO 78.4 37
HISPANIC 67.1 73
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 74.0 131

30 Units Unprepared For College

71.2%
N=839
Gender Rate N
Female 71.2 393
Male 71.7 424
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 72.5 734
20-24 57.9 57
25-39 69.7 *
40 OR OVER 60.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 68.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 77.1 118
FILIPINO 75.4 65
HISPANIC 69.0 313
PACIFIC ISLANDER 65.0 *
WHITE 74.3 179

30 Units Overall

70.7%
N=1,257
Gender Rate N
Female 71.8 577
Male 70.4 651
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.6 1,120
20-24 61.7 81
25-39 67.5 40
40 OR OVER 62.5 16
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 69.1 55
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 69.0 232
FILIPINO 76.5 102
HISPANIC 68.7 386
PACIFIC ISLANDER 69.6 46
WHITE 74.2 310

*: 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

78.9% N=418
Gender Rate N
Female 80.4 184
Male 79.3 227
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 79.8 386
20-24 66.7 24
25-39 71.4 *
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 80.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 86.0 114
FILIPINO 70.3 37
HISPANIC 64.4 73
PACIFIC ISLANDER 83.3 *
WHITE 81.7 131

Persistence Unprepared For College

50.8%
N=839
Gender Rate N
Female 55.5 393
Male 47.2 424
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 53.1 734
20-24 28.1 57
25-39 39.4 *
40 OR OVER 46.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 54.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 65.3 118
FILIPINO 50.8 65
HISPANIC 43.5 313
PACIFIC ISLANDER 45.0 *
WHITE 55.9 179

Persistence Overall

60.1%
N=1,257
Gender Rate N
Female 63.4 577
Male 58.4 651
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 62.3 1,120
20-24 39.5 81
25-39 45.0 40
40 OR OVER 50.0 16
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 56.4 55
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 75.4 232
FILIPINO 57.8 102
HISPANIC 47.4 386
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 46
WHITE 66.8 310

*: 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

57.5% N=990
Gender Rate N
Female 62.6 431
Male 54.0 539
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.9 261
20-24 66.3 267
25-39 43.0 330
40 OR OVER 39.4 132
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 56.0 25
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 60.2 201
FILIPINO 67.6 71
HISPANIC 57.9 261
PACIFIC ISLANDER 70.0 20
WHITE 53.0 334

*: 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

N/A N=Less Than 10
Gender Rate N
Female N/A *
Male N/A *
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 N/A *
20-24 N/A *
25-39 N/A *
40 OR OVER N/A *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
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 *

*: 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

+38.9% N=355
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Accounting 35.4% 130
Computer Programming 44.2% 47
Tax Studies 14.4% 24
Electronics and Electric Technology 9.5% 20
Real Estate 13.0% 18
Fire Technology 262.9% 17
Business Management 34.7% 17
Digital Media 24.2% 17
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 50.7% 16
Construction Inspection 39.5% 16

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 37.5% 153
Male 45.2% 187
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 230.2% 22
20-24 134.3% 91
25-39 38.0% 153
40 OR OVER 7.5% 89
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 61.1% 10
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0% *
ASIAN 31.3% 71
FILIPINO 82.5% 31
HISPANIC 35.8% 80
PACIFIC ISLANDER 1015.8% *
WHITE 34.7% 125

*: 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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