2019 Student Success Scorecard

Santa Barbara City College

Santa Barbara City College (SBCC) was established in 1909, making it one of the oldest community colleges in California. The college is situated on a 74-acre bluff on the Santa Barbara Mesa overlooking the harbor and Pacific Ocean. The college has a wide range of associate degree and certificate programs, as well as transfer programs that provide the first two years of study toward a baccalaureate degree. A member of the Western States Conference, SBCC offers intercollegiate athletic competition for men in baseball, cross country and football, women's softball and men's and women's basketball, volleyball, track and field, golf, tennis and soccer.

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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
23,813

Gender Rate
Female 54.0%
Male 44.1%
Unknown 2.0%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 37.7%
20 to 24 years old 30.3%
25 to 39 years old 20.5%
40 or more years old 11.5%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 2.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.3%
Asian 4.5%
Filipino 1.3%
Hispanic 32.9%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
White 37.3%
Two or more Races 4.5%
Unknown 16.6%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 12,445.5
Credit Sections 4,203
Non-Credit Sections 328
Median Credit Section Size 26
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 54.3%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 30.6%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 917:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2013-142014-152015-162016-172017-18
Students26,42626,00126,14124,71723,813
Gender
Female52.6%51.5%52.4%53.0%54.0%
Male45.2%46.1%44.8%44.6%44.1%
Unknown2.2%2.4%2.8%2.5%2.0%
Age
Less than 20 years old38.1%35.7%36.3%35.7%37.7%
20 to 24 years old32.2%34.4%32.0%31.5%30.3%
25 to 39 years old18.9%19.5%20.1%20.7%20.5%
40 or more years old10.7%10.4%11.6%12.1%11.5%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American2.7%2.9%2.8%2.7%2.4%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.4%0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%
Asian4.0%4.0%4.2%4.4%4.5%
Filipino1.2%1.2%1.2%1.3%1.3%
Hispanic31.9%31.6%33.3%33.0%32.9%
Pacific Islander0.1%0.2%0.1%0.2%0.1%
White41.9%40.1%39.2%38.4%37.3%
Two or more Races4.2%4.3%4.6%4.4%4.5%
Unknown13.6%15.4%14.3%15.3%16.6%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students13,578.214,343.213,210.312,376.512,445.5
Credit Sections4,6064,7114,9674,4004,203
Non-Credit Sections00316425328
Median Credit Section Size2726252526
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty60.6%60.6%54.7%55.1%54.3%
Percentage of First-Generation Students28.1%*27.7%*29.9%*30.4%*30.6%*
Student Counseling Ratio647:1850:1786:1675:1917:1
 
* 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

42.3% N=1,090
Gender Rate N
Female 46.3 596
Male 37.6 484
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 46.7 646
20-24 40.0 240
25-39 32.8 131
40 OR OVER 27.4 73
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 23.3 30
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 53.3 15
FILIPINO 66.7 *
HISPANIC 40.5 506
PACIFIC ISLANDER 20.0 *
WHITE 44.6 460

Remedial English

48.8%
N=729
Gender Rate N
Female 55.8 301
Male 43.8 425
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 52.0 471
20-24 40.4 156
25-39 45.5 77
40 OR OVER 52.0 25
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 41.7 36
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 25.0 *
ASIAN 75.0 32
FILIPINO 33.3 *
HISPANIC 45.5 413
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 52.0 196

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

30.8%
N=201
Gender Rate N
Female 29.6 108
Male 30.0 90
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 50.0 16
20-24 36.4 44
25-39 22.7 75
40 OR OVER 30.8 65
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN N/A N/A
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 50.0 34
FILIPINO 25.0 *
HISPANIC 23.5 136
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 40.0 20

*: 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
  33.5% N=1,275 50.6% N=1,275
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 30.7 587 48.4 587
Male 36.3 653 52.5 653
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 33.9 1,134 51.8 1,134
20-24 37.8 111 48.6 111
25-39 5.0 20 15.0 20
40 OR OVER 0.0 10 10.0 10
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 19.0 42 33.3 42
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 * 33.3 *
ASIAN 63.6 55 78.2 55
FILIPINO 50.0 * 62.5 *
HISPANIC 24.4 431 39.0 431
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 * 0.0 *
WHITE 37.4 641 56.9 641

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  65.6% N=1,275 77.3% N=1,275
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 69.8 587 81.4 587
Male 61.9 653 73.5 653
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 67.2 1,134 79.1 1,134
20-24 54.1 111 63.1 111
25-39 50.0 20 60.0 20
40 OR OVER 40.0 10 60.0 10
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 38.1 42 54.8 42
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 * 50.0 *
ASIAN 49.1 55 65.5 55
FILIPINO 75.0 * 87.5 *
HISPANIC 55.2 431 68.9 431
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 * 50.0 *
WHITE 76.6 641 86.0 641

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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

75.8% N=1,346
Gender Rate N
Female 75.9 718
Male 75.6 618
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.6 1,255
20-24 78.1 73
25-39 76.9 13
40 OR OVER 80.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 80.0 15
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 83.3 *
ASIAN 64.9 57
FILIPINO 91.7 *
HISPANIC 74.6 355
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 76.6 783

Persistence Unprepared For College

74.3%
N=1,009
Gender Rate N
Female 77.0 513
Male 71.6 489
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 74.8 841
20-24 74.8 103
25-39 66.7 42
40 OR OVER 69.6 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 71.4 42
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 78.6 42
FILIPINO 71.4 *
HISPANIC 71.1 457
PACIFIC ISLANDER 83.3 *
WHITE 77.5 391

Persistence Overall

75.2%
N=2,355
Gender Rate N
Female 76.4 1,231
Male 73.8 1,107
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.3 2,096
20-24 76.1 176
25-39 69.1 55
40 OR OVER 71.4 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 73.7 57
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 55.6 *
ASIAN 70.7 99
FILIPINO 84.2 19
HISPANIC 72.7 812
PACIFIC ISLANDER 83.3 *
WHITE 76.9 1,174

*: 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

74.1% N=1,346
Gender Rate N
Female 74.4 718
Male 73.6 618
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 74.1 1,255
20-24 74.0 73
25-39 76.9 13
40 OR OVER 80.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 60.0 15
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 73.7 57
FILIPINO 91.7 *
HISPANIC 78.3 355
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 72.7 783

30 Units Unprepared For College

67.6%
N=1,009
Gender Rate N
Female 72.5 513
Male 62.2 489
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 68.6 841
20-24 65.0 103
25-39 57.1 42
40 OR OVER 60.9 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 64.3 42
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 88.1 42
FILIPINO 57.1 *
HISPANIC 63.2 457
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 72.4 391

30 Units Overall

71.3%
N=2,355
Gender Rate N
Female 73.6 1,231
Male 68.6 1,107
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.9 2,096
20-24 68.8 176
25-39 61.8 55
40 OR OVER 64.3 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 63.2 57
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 79.8 99
FILIPINO 78.9 19
HISPANIC 69.8 812
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 72.6 1,174

*: 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

78.8% N=1,346
Gender Rate N
Female 83.1 718
Male 73.9 618
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 79.4 1,255
20-24 75.3 73
25-39 46.2 13
40 OR OVER 60.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 80.0 15
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 84.2 57
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 75.5 355
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A *
WHITE 79.7 783

Persistence Unprepared For College

44.8%
N=1,009
Gender Rate N
Female 47.2 513
Male 42.3 489
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 45.7 841
20-24 44.7 103
25-39 33.3 42
40 OR OVER 34.8 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 42.9 42
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 66.7 42
FILIPINO 42.9 *
HISPANIC 34.1 457
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 56.0 391

Persistence Overall

64.2%
N=2,355
Gender Rate N
Female 68.2 1,231
Male 60.0 1,107
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 65.9 2,096
20-24 57.4 176
25-39 36.4 55
40 OR OVER 39.3 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 52.6 57
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 44.4 *
ASIAN 76.8 99
FILIPINO 78.9 19
HISPANIC 52.2 812
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 71.8 1,174

*: 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

59.7% N=1,689
Gender Rate N
Female 58.1 953
Male 62.1 725
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.5 642
20-24 56.6 431
25-39 47.4 382
40 OR OVER 42.3 234
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 46.6 58
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 57.1 *
ASIAN 60.4 101
FILIPINO 73.7 38
HISPANIC 56.3 478
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 62.0 888

*: 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

6.9% N=335
Gender Rate N
Female 7.6 198
Male 6.4 125
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 6.3 16
20-24 6.3 16
25-39 5.6 107
40 OR OVER 7.7 196
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 100.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 8.1 37
FILIPINO N/A N/A
HISPANIC 6.3 237
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 4.1 49

*: 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

+21.6% N=1,277
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Health Information Technology 9.8% 278
Other Business and Management 13.1% 130
Emergency Medical Services 46.2% 115
Office Technology/Office Computer Applications 29.8% 86
Child Development/Early Care and Education 12.7% 83
Accounting 58.5% 63
Administration of Justice 66.0% 50
Computer Networking 18.4% 50
Banking and Finance 94.4% 45
Marketing and Distribution 53.3% 44

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 18.0% 693
Male 30.1% 541
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 178.7% 92
20-24 64.6% 323
25-39 19.6% 550
40 OR OVER 10.1% 312
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 9.9% 37
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 3.0% *
ASIAN 22.9% 84
FILIPINO 11.9% 33
HISPANIC 25.5% 439
PACIFIC ISLANDER 4336.8% *
WHITE 20.0% 585

*: 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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