2019 Student Success Scorecard

Cerro Coso Community College

Founded in 1973, Cerro Coso Community College is one of three colleges in the Kern Community College District. The college is in the city of Ridgecrest and covers an area of nearly 18,000 square miles of desert, mountain and valley communities in eastern California. Cerro Coso has five instructional sites: Eastern Sierra Center, Bishop, Mammoth, Indian Wells Valley, Kern River Valley and South Kern.

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
8,162

Gender Rate
Female 55.2%
Male 43.6%
Unknown 1.2%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 23.1%
20 to 24 years old 21.4%
25 to 39 years old 36.8%
40 or more years old 18.7%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 6.0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1.7%
Asian 3.1%
Filipino 1.3%
Hispanic 36.8%
Pacific Islander 0.3%
White 42.6%
Two or more Races 5.0%
Unknown 3.2%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 3,091.8
Credit Sections 1,178
Non-Credit Sections 7
Median Credit Section Size 20
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 68.6%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 35.6%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 905:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2013-142014-152015-162016-172017-18
Students6,9336,7456,8987,4758,162
Gender
Female62.3%61.5%61.6%57.8%55.2%
Male37.5%38.4%38.3%41.2%43.6%
Unknown0.2%0.1%0.1%1.0%1.2%
Age
Less than 20 years old18.0%17.5%20.2%23.2%23.1%
20 to 24 years old26.2%25.1%23.9%21.7%21.4%
25 to 39 years old36.1%37.6%36.4%36.5%36.8%
40 or more years old19.8%19.9%19.5%18.6%18.7%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American4.2%3.9%4.1%4.8%6.0%
American Indian/Alaska Native1.8%1.5%1.4%1.5%1.7%
Asian2.7%2.6%2.5%2.8%3.1%
Filipino1.5%1.5%1.4%1.2%1.3%
Hispanic33.7%37.5%38.3%37.3%36.8%
Pacific Islander0.2%0.3%0.3%0.2%0.3%
White50.4%47.5%46.4%45.4%42.6%
Two or more Races4.9%4.9%5.2%5.2%5.0%
Unknown0.5%0.4%0.3%1.6%3.2%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students2,902.62,527.52,953.12,979.73,091.8
Credit Sections1,0271,0611,0571,1311,178
Non-Credit Sections41112127
Median Credit Section Size2320201920
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty69.8%65.8%67.8%67.3%68.6%
Percentage of First-Generation Students35.0%*35.3%*36.2%*36.2%*35.6%*
Student Counseling Ratio539:1502:1457:1556:1905:1
 
* 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

33.0% N=587
Gender Rate N
Female 36.9 314
Male 28.6 273
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 37.8 233
20-24 29.0 124
25-39 33.5 155
40 OR OVER 24.0 75
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 20.8 24
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 20.0 20
ASIAN 60.0 10
FILIPINO 75.0 *
HISPANIC 35.2 176
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 30.4 312

Remedial English

39.5%
N=574
Gender Rate N
Female 43.7 339
Male 33.6 235
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 45.4 269
20-24 35.6 132
25-39 33.3 117
40 OR OVER 33.9 56
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 23.5 17
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 21.4 14
ASIAN 40.0 10
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 39.5 185
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 39.2 296

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

0.0%
N=Less Than 10
Gender Rate N
Female 0.0 *
Male 0.0 *
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 N/A N/A
20-24 N/A N/A
25-39 0.0 *
40 OR OVER 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A N/A
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 0.0 *
FILIPINO N/A N/A
HISPANIC 0.0 *
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE N/A 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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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
  32.4% N=296 40.5% N=296
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 30.2 159 36.5 159
Male 33.6 128 44.5 128
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 38.3 240 45.8 240
20-24 12.0 25 24.0 25
25-39 3.8 26 11.5 26
40 OR OVER 0.0 * 20.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 25.0 * 25.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 14.3 * 14.3 *
ASIAN 57.1 * 57.1 *
FILIPINO 60.0 * 80.0 *
HISPANIC 20.6 102 26.5 102
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 N/A 0.0 N/A
WHITE 41.1 141 51.1 141

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  28.4% N=296 41.6% N=296
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 30.2 159 40.9 159
Male 24.2 128 41.4 128
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 28.8 240 39.6 240
20-24 28.0 25 40.0 25
25-39 23.1 26 53.8 26
40 OR OVER 40.0 * 80.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 25.0 * 25.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 14.3 * 28.6 *
ASIAN 42.9 * 57.1 *
FILIPINO 40.0 * 40.0 *
HISPANIC 24.5 102 38.2 102
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 N/A 0.0 N/A
WHITE 31.2 141 42.6 141

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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

70.3% N=74
Gender Rate N
Female 61.9 42
Male 81.3 32
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 70.8 65
20-24 33.3 *
25-39 100.0 *
40 OR OVER 50.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A N/A
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 75.0 *
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 53.3 15
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 72.5 51

Persistence Unprepared For College

56.3%
N=359
Gender Rate N
Female 54.6 194
Male 58.2 165
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 57.5 268
20-24 47.1 *
25-39 59.0 *
40 OR OVER 50.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 53.8 13
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 42.9 *
ASIAN 85.7 *
FILIPINO 40.0 *
HISPANIC 58.0 100
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 54.3 197

Persistence Overall

58.7%
N=433
Gender Rate N
Female 55.9 236
Male 61.9 197
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 60.1 333
20-24 45.9 37
25-39 62.8 43
40 OR OVER 50.0 20
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 53.8 13
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 42.9 *
ASIAN 81.8 11
FILIPINO 57.1 *
HISPANIC 57.4 115
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 58.1 248

*: 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

63.5% N=74
Gender Rate N
Female 59.5 42
Male 68.8 32
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 69.2 65
20-24 0.0 *
25-39 50.0 *
40 OR OVER 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A N/A
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 100.0 *
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 53.3 15
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 64.7 51

30 Units Unprepared For College

53.8%
N=359
Gender Rate N
Female 58.2 194
Male 48.5 165
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 57.5 268
20-24 50.0 *
25-39 48.7 *
40 OR OVER 16.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 38.5 13
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 28.6 *
ASIAN 85.7 *
FILIPINO 60.0 *
HISPANIC 60.0 100
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 48.7 197

30 Units Overall

55.4%
N=433
Gender Rate N
Female 58.5 236
Male 51.8 197
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 59.8 333
20-24 45.9 37
25-39 48.8 43
40 OR OVER 15.0 20
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 38.5 13
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 28.6 *
ASIAN 90.9 11
FILIPINO 71.4 *
HISPANIC 59.1 115
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 52.0 248

*: 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

70.3% N=74
Gender Rate N
Female 66.7 42
Male 75.0 32
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.4 65
20-24 33.3 *
25-39 50.0 *
40 OR OVER 0.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A N/A
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A *
ASIAN 100.0 *
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 53.3 15
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 74.5 51

Persistence Unprepared For College

37.9%
N=359
Gender Rate N
Female 37.6 194
Male 38.2 165
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 38.4 268
20-24 38.2 *
25-39 48.7 *
40 OR OVER 5.6 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 15.4 13
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 28.6 *
ASIAN 85.7 *
FILIPINO 60.0 *
HISPANIC 31.0 100
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 36.5 197

Persistence Overall

43.4%
N=433
Gender Rate N
Female 42.8 236
Male 44.2 197
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 45.6 333
20-24 37.8 37
25-39 48.8 43
40 OR OVER 5.0 20
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 15.4 13
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 28.6 *
ASIAN 90.9 11
FILIPINO 71.4 *
HISPANIC 33.9 115
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 44.4 248

*: 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

47.2% N=650
Gender Rate N
Female 47.8 467
Male 45.9 183
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 57.4 101
20-24 54.4 182
25-39 42.4 262
40 OR OVER 37.1 105
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 47.6 42
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 81.8 11
ASIAN 24.0 25
FILIPINO 66.7 15
HISPANIC 47.7 214
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 46.2 312

*: 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

+21.0% N=722
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Child Development/Early Care and Education 23.2% 366
Administration of Justice 5.8% 96
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 20.0% 46
Emergency Medical Services 30.4% 44
Nursing 18.1% 41
Business and Commerce, General 19.1% 37
Certified Nurse Assistant 550.8% 19
Medical Assisting 19.3% 19
Computer Information Systems 19.1% 19
Police Academy 14.5% 16

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 24.0% 529
Male 14.4% 193
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 347.6% 19
20-24 56.1% 125
25-39 19.9% 358
40 OR OVER 12.9% 220
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 21.0% 30
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 3.6% *
ASIAN 18.9% 33
FILIPINO 28.1% 16
HISPANIC 18.0% 264
PACIFIC ISLANDER -34.1% *
WHITE 23.5% 338

*: 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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