2019 Student Success Scorecard

College of the Canyons

Established in 1969, College of the Canyons operates within the Santa Clarita Community College District on two campuses in the Santa Clarita Valley. The college offers 62 associate of arts and associate of science degrees and 22 associate degrees for transfer. In addition, the college offers 37 certificate of achievement, 31 certificate of specialization and 5 noncredit certificate programs.

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
32,862

Gender Rate
Female 44.1%
Male 55.5%
Unknown 0.4%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 27.8%
20 to 24 years old 28.5%
25 to 39 years old 26.6%
40 or more years old 17.1%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 5.5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 6.4%
Filipino 4.2%
Hispanic 45.4%
Pacific Islander 0.3%
White 32.2%
Two or more Races 2.1%
Unknown 3.5%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 16,714.6
Credit Sections 5,395
Non-Credit Sections 178
Median Credit Section Size 25
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 48.2%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 26.5%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 529:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2013-142014-152015-162016-172017-18
Students31,07430,64830,74232,14432,862
Gender
Female44.1%44.4%45.2%44.1%44.1%
Male55.7%55.4%54.6%55.5%55.5%
Unknown0.2%0.2%0.2%0.4%0.4%
Age
Less than 20 years old27.4%28.8%28.6%28.0%27.8%
20 to 24 years old28.6%29.5%30.4%29.6%28.5%
25 to 39 years old25.4%24.9%25.1%25.8%26.6%
40 or more years old18.7%16.9%16.0%16.6%17.1%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American5.5%5.0%4.9%5.4%5.5%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.3%0.3%0.3%0.4%0.4%
Asian5.3%5.4%5.8%6.0%6.4%
Filipino3.4%3.7%3.7%4.1%4.2%
Hispanic42.2%43.5%45.5%45.3%45.4%
Pacific Islander0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%
White38.5%37.2%35.5%34.1%32.2%
Two or more Races3.6%3.6%3.0%2.3%2.1%
Unknown1.0%0.9%0.9%2.2%3.5%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students15,355.215,300.315,994.816,512.216,714.6
Credit Sections4,8314,8994,8614,9405,395
Non-Credit Sections7081114137178
Median Credit Section Size2828272725
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty47.2%44.5%46.8%48.6%48.2%
Percentage of First-Generation Students30.4%*30.6%*31.0%*32.1%*26.5%*
Student Counseling Ratio999:11,220:11,135:1871:1529:1
 
* 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

51.5% N=1,747
Gender Rate N
Female 55.0 888
Male 47.8 853
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 54.9 1,095
20-24 48.2 392
25-39 39.6 192
40 OR OVER 48.5 68
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 35.3 102
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 82.1 39
FILIPINO 70.0 40
HISPANIC 48.1 876
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 *
WHITE 56.3 607

Remedial English

63.2%
N=2,504
Gender Rate N
Female 67.5 1,181
Male 59.2 1,310
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 66.5 1,939
20-24 51.5 363
25-39 50.3 163
40 OR OVER 61.5 39
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 48.6 111
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 81.0 63
FILIPINO 81.9 94
HISPANIC 59.6 1,287
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 68.5 810

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

49.1%
N=114
Gender Rate N
Female 51.5 66
Male 45.8 48
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 70.3 37
20-24 45.8 24
25-39 40.7 27
40 OR OVER 30.8 26
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 16.7 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 60.9 23
FILIPINO 100.0 *
HISPANIC 38.2 55
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 65.4 26

*: 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
  25.6% N=2,049 39.6% N=2,049
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 24.2 1,036 39.0 1,036
Male 27.0 990 40.2 990
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 27.4 1,823 41.4 1,823
20-24 14.2 134 28.4 134
25-39 8.2 73 20.5 73
40 OR OVER 5.3 19 21.1 19
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 16.1 118 33.1 118
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 36.4 11 45.5 11
ASIAN 43.4 106 60.4 106
FILIPINO 35.2 105 57.1 105
HISPANIC 22.2 1,048 33.4 1,048
PACIFIC ISLANDER 37.5 * 62.5 *
WHITE 28.2 624 44.1 624

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  54.8% N=2,049 70.5% N=2,049
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 56.4 1,036 73.3 1,036
Male 52.6 990 67.2 990
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 56.8 1,823 72.7 1,823
20-24 37.3 134 47.8 134
25-39 41.1 73 61.6 73
40 OR OVER 36.8 19 52.6 19
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 40.7 118 62.7 118
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 45.5 11 54.5 11
ASIAN 67.9 106 83.0 106
FILIPINO 62.9 105 76.2 105
HISPANIC 50.4 1,048 66.9 1,048
PACIFIC ISLANDER 62.5 * 75.0 *
WHITE 61.5 624 75.2 624

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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

81.9% N=620
Gender Rate N
Female 86.1 274
Male 78.8 340
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 83.7 575
20-24 65.4 26
25-39 57.1 *
40 OR OVER 50.0 12
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 85.7 14
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 78.1 73
FILIPINO 86.7 30
HISPANIC 83.9 168
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 82.2 287

Persistence Unprepared For College

81.2%
N=2,195
Gender Rate N
Female 83.0 1,008
Male 79.6 1,173
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 82.6 1,984
20-24 67.7 127
25-39 64.3 *
40 OR OVER 75.0 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 78.0 100
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 88.1 59
FILIPINO 88.5 78
HISPANIC 80.1 1,102
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 81.6 724

Persistence Overall

81.3%
N=2,815
Gender Rate N
Female 83.7 1,282
Male 79.4 1,513
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 82.8 2,559
20-24 67.3 153
25-39 63.5 63
40 OR OVER 67.5 40
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 78.9 114
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 82.6 132
FILIPINO 88.0 108
HISPANIC 80.6 1,270
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 81.8 1,011

*: 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

82.3% N=620
Gender Rate N
Female 83.2 274
Male 81.8 340
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 83.8 575
20-24 61.5 26
25-39 71.4 *
40 OR OVER 58.3 12
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 78.6 14
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 83.6 73
FILIPINO 80.0 30
HISPANIC 82.7 168
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 81.2 287

30 Units Unprepared For College

76.8%
N=2,195
Gender Rate N
Female 80.4 1,008
Male 73.9 1,173
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 78.5 1,984
20-24 58.3 127
25-39 64.3 *
40 OR OVER 64.3 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 72.0 100
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 93.2 59
FILIPINO 84.6 78
HISPANIC 74.8 1,102
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 78.9 724

30 Units Overall

78.0%
N=2,815
Gender Rate N
Female 81.0 1,282
Male 75.7 1,513
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 79.7 2,559
20-24 58.8 153
25-39 65.1 63
40 OR OVER 62.5 40
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 72.8 114
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 87.9 132
FILIPINO 83.3 108
HISPANIC 75.8 1,270
PACIFIC ISLANDER 60.0 *
WHITE 79.5 1,011

*: 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

77.3% N=620
Gender Rate N
Female 83.6 274
Male 71.8 340
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 79.7 575
20-24 50.0 26
25-39 28.6 *
40 OR OVER 50.0 12
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 71.4 14
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 91.8 73
FILIPINO 80.0 30
HISPANIC 70.2 168
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 77.7 287

Persistence Unprepared For College

53.6%
N=2,195
Gender Rate N
Female 55.5 1,008
Male 52.0 1,173
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 55.5 1,984
20-24 34.6 127
25-39 35.7 *
40 OR OVER 39.3 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 48.0 100
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 74.6 59
FILIPINO 69.2 78
HISPANIC 48.1 1,102
PACIFIC ISLANDER 25.0 *
WHITE 59.8 724

Persistence Overall

58.8%
N=2,815
Gender Rate N
Female 61.5 1,282
Male 56.4 1,513
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 60.9 2,559
20-24 37.3 153
25-39 34.9 63
40 OR OVER 42.5 40
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 50.9 114
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 *
ASIAN 84.1 132
FILIPINO 72.2 108
HISPANIC 51.0 1,270
PACIFIC ISLANDER 40.0 *
WHITE 64.9 1,011

*: 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

53.6% N=1,790
Gender Rate N
Female 63.4 678
Male 47.4 1,105
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 71.3 658
20-24 51.6 502
25-39 35.3 485
40 OR OVER 42.1 145
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 45.6 114
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 25.0 *
ASIAN 56.4 101
FILIPINO 64.2 53
HISPANIC 52.9 737
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 *
WHITE 55.3 682

*: 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

0.0% N=57
Gender Rate N
Female 0.0 41
Male 0.0 16
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 0.0 *
20-24 0.0 *
25-39 0.0 24
40 OR OVER 0.0 17
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 46
PACIFIC ISLANDER N/A N/A
WHITE 0.0 *

*: 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

+17.0% N=1,759
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Police Academy 14.1% 837
Fire Academy 13.7% 184
Administration of Justice 11.4% 168
Child Development/Early Care and Education 38.0% 73
Business Administration 30.3% 50
Accounting 66.9% 43
Business Management 83.2% 42
Emergency Medical Services 54.8% 40
Culinary Arts 24.3% 40
Welding Technology 54.4% 38

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 17.1% 497
Male 16.9% 1,261
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 149.6% 80
20-24 92.5% 322
25-39 17.0% 844
40 OR OVER 7.8% 513
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 15.5% 105
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 11.8% *
ASIAN 17.5% 87
FILIPINO 33.1% 39
HISPANIC 16.6% 797
PACIFIC ISLANDER 15.9% *
WHITE 17.0% 650

*: 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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