2019 Student Success Scorecard

Fullerton College

Fullerton College, founded in 1913, is in Fullerton, in Orange County. The college offers a comprehensive academic program of lower division transfer courses and vocational training to prepare students for transfer as well as for the technology-driven workplace. The 83-acre campus features major institutional buildings that include conventional classrooms as well as laboratory facilities for science, art, computer technology, photography, automotive services, physical education, and other specialized 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
32,412

Gender Rate
Female 51.5%
Male 46.8%
Unknown 1.7%
Age Rate
Less than 20 years old 34.0%
20 to 24 years old 40.1%
25 to 39 years old 20.9%
40 or more years old 5.0%
Unknown 0.0%
Ethnicity/Race Rate
African American 3.0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.2%
Asian 13.0%
Filipino 2.8%
Hispanic 53.7%
Pacific Islander 0.3%
White 19.2%
Two or more Races 3.2%
Unknown 4.6%
Institutional Information Rate
Full Time Equivalent Students 16,616.1
Credit Sections 5,058
Non-Credit Sections 0
Median Credit Section Size 25
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty 61.4%
Percentage of First-Generation Students 40.0%*
Student Counseling Ratio (FALL 2014) 431:1
* Insufficient Data ** No Data

Profile - Historical Trend


Year2013-142014-152015-162016-172017-18
Students33,12633,26533,11433,38432,412
Gender
Female50.4%50.8%50.8%50.9%51.5%
Male48.1%47.6%47.4%47.3%46.8%
Unknown1.5%1.6%1.8%1.8%1.7%
Age
Less than 20 years old31.6%31.5%31.4%33.1%34.0%
20 to 24 years old42.1%42.4%42.3%41.1%40.1%
25 to 39 years old20.2%20.5%21.1%20.9%20.9%
40 or more years old6.0%5.7%5.2%5.0%5.0%
Unknown0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Ethnicity/Race
African American3.5%3.4%3.1%2.9%3.0%
American Indian/Alaska Native0.3%0.3%0.3%0.3%0.2%
Asian13.3%13.1%13.1%13.4%13.0%
Filipino3.0%3.0%3.0%2.9%2.8%
Hispanic48.3%50.3%52.1%53.0%53.7%
Pacific Islander0.4%0.4%0.4%0.4%0.3%
White23.8%22.8%21.7%20.3%19.2%
Two or more Races3.2%3.2%3.2%3.2%3.2%
Unknown4.3%3.5%3.2%3.8%4.6%
Institutional Information
Full Time Equivalent Students18,964.319,146.518,867.919,901.516,616.1
Credit Sections4,9475,1355,1615,3025,058
Non-Credit Sections00000
Median Credit Section Size2726262525
Percentage of Full-Time Faculty61.7%55.6%56.1%59.8%61.4%
Percentage of First-Generation Students**37.8%*38.4%*40.2%*40.0%*
Student Counseling Ratio732:1664:1430:1496:1431:1
 
* 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

39.0% N=2,390
Gender Rate N
Female 41.0 1,296
Male 36.5 1,050
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 40.7 1,390
20-24 34.3 621
25-39 39.1 294
40 OR OVER 43.5 85
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 25.0 104
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 48.1 108
FILIPINO 52.4 42
HISPANIC 37.5 1,470
PACIFIC ISLANDER 57.1 *
WHITE 42.8 500

Remedial English

62.6%
N=2,121
Gender Rate N
Female 67.4 1,075
Male 57.4 1,017
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 65.9 1,525
20-24 54.7 448
25-39 50.0 120
40 OR OVER 60.7 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 36.9 84
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 66.7 *
ASIAN 78.7 155
FILIPINO 60.7 61
HISPANIC 61.4 1,317
PACIFIC ISLANDER 50.0 *
WHITE 64.5 377

Remedial English As Second Language (ESL)

45.6%
N=90
Gender Rate N
Female 47.4 57
Male 41.4 29
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 60.0 10
20-24 28.6 21
25-39 58.1 31
40 OR OVER 39.3 28
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 0.0 *
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE N/A N/A
ASIAN 43.8 32
FILIPINO 66.7 *
HISPANIC 29.0 31
PACIFIC ISLANDER 0.0 *
WHITE 77.8 18

*: 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
  27.0% N=2,340 38.5% N=2,340
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 24.1 1,133 35.8 1,133
Male 30.0 1,157 41.1 1,157
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 27.9 2,055 39.4 2,055
20-24 23.5 204 35.8 204
25-39 13.4 67 22.4 67
40 OR OVER 7.1 14 14.3 14
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 20.8 53 35.8 53
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 51.7 265 64.9 265
FILIPINO 27.8 79 45.6 79
HISPANIC 20.0 1,377 30.0 1,377
PACIFIC ISLANDER 9.1 11 9.1 11
WHITE 31.9 411 45.7 411

Transfer Level Achievement English

  1-Year 2-Year
  52.9% N=2,340 69.7% N=2,340
Gender Rate N Rate N
Female 53.9 1,133 72.3 1,133
Male 51.9 1,157 67.2 1,157
Age Rate N Rate N
UNDER 20 54.9 2,055 71.4 2,055
20-24 42.2 204 60.8 204
25-39 29.9 67 49.3 67
40 OR OVER 21.4 14 35.7 14
Ethnicity/Race Rate N Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 39.6 53 56.6 53
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 50.0 * 100.0 *
ASIAN 57.0 265 75.8 265
FILIPINO 58.2 79 81.0 79
HISPANIC 49.0 1,377 66.0 1,377
PACIFIC ISLANDER 36.4 11 36.4 11
WHITE 60.8 411 74.9 411

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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

89.3% N=791
Gender Rate N
Female 89.5 363
Male 89.5 419
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 89.9 706
20-24 85.5 69
25-39 66.7 12
40 OR OVER 100.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 88.9 18
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 88.7 159
FILIPINO 92.3 39
HISPANIC 87.6 306
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 93.2 206

Persistence Unprepared For College

86.2%
N=2,180
Gender Rate N
Female 87.6 1,159
Male 84.2 990
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 87.1 1,896
20-24 77.1 192
25-39 84.7 59
40 OR OVER 87.9 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 85.0 100
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 90.7 140
FILIPINO 87.7 57
HISPANIC 86.1 1,332
PACIFIC ISLANDER 85.7 *
WHITE 85.3 389

Persistence Overall

87.0%
N=2,971
Gender Rate N
Female 88.0 1,522
Male 85.8 1,409
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 87.9 2,602
20-24 79.3 261
25-39 81.7 71
40 OR OVER 89.2 37
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 85.6 118
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 89.6 299
FILIPINO 89.6 96
HISPANIC 86.4 1,638
PACIFIC ISLANDER 87.5 *
WHITE 88.1 595

*: 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

79.8% N=791
Gender Rate N
Female 84.0 363
Male 76.4 419
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 81.3 706
20-24 66.7 69
25-39 66.7 12
40 OR OVER 75.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 88.9 18
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 100.0 *
ASIAN 86.2 159
FILIPINO 84.6 39
HISPANIC 74.5 306
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 80.1 206

30 Units Unprepared For College

71.6%
N=2,180
Gender Rate N
Female 74.3 1,159
Male 68.4 990
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 73.3 1,896
20-24 59.4 192
25-39 54.2 59
40 OR OVER 72.7 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 70.0 100
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 80.7 140
FILIPINO 80.7 57
HISPANIC 70.7 1,332
PACIFIC ISLANDER 57.1 *
WHITE 71.7 389

30 Units Overall

73.7%
N=2,971
Gender Rate N
Female 76.6 1,522
Male 70.8 1,409
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 75.5 2,602
20-24 61.3 261
25-39 56.3 71
40 OR OVER 73.0 37
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 72.9 118
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 42.9 *
ASIAN 83.6 299
FILIPINO 82.3 96
HISPANIC 71.4 1,638
PACIFIC ISLANDER 62.5 *
WHITE 74.6 595

*: 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

68.9% N=791
Gender Rate N
Female 74.4 363
Male 64.2 419
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 70.5 706
20-24 59.4 69
25-39 33.3 12
40 OR OVER 50.0 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 72.2 18
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 82.4 159
FILIPINO 69.2 39
HISPANIC 58.8 306
PACIFIC ISLANDER 100.0 *
WHITE 73.8 206

Persistence Unprepared For College

43.0%
N=2,180
Gender Rate N
Female 45.7 1,159
Male 39.8 990
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 45.1 1,896
20-24 25.5 192
25-39 30.5 59
40 OR OVER 45.5 *
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 43.0 100
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 33.3 *
ASIAN 57.1 140
FILIPINO 63.2 57
HISPANIC 38.6 1,332
PACIFIC ISLANDER 28.6 *
WHITE 50.1 389

Persistence Overall

49.9%
N=2,971
Gender Rate N
Female 52.6 1,522
Male 47.1 1,409
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 52.0 2,602
20-24 34.5 261
25-39 31.0 71
40 OR OVER 45.9 37
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 47.5 118
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 28.6 *
ASIAN 70.6 299
FILIPINO 65.6 96
HISPANIC 42.4 1,638
PACIFIC ISLANDER 37.5 *
WHITE 58.3 595

*: 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

59.5% N=1,586
Gender Rate N
Female 67.5 707
Male 53.2 846
Age Rate N
UNDER 20 69.5 706
20-24 58.6 459
25-39 46.1 297
40 OR OVER 37.1 124
Ethnicity/Race Rate N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 49.0 51
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 0.0 *
ASIAN 62.9 194
FILIPINO 64.2 67
HISPANIC 61.8 720
PACIFIC ISLANDER 33.3 *
WHITE 56.3 430

*: 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

+37.8% N=836
Disciplines with the highest enrollment Median percentage change Total N
Accounting 46.7% 172
Business Management 32.2% 143
Computer Information Systems 29.7% 125
Administration of Justice 108.0% 61
Manufacturing and Industrial Technology 17.7% 61
Real Estate 23.1% 39
Construction Crafts Technology 23.8% 38
Banking and Finance 45.8% 35
Drafting Technology 8.9% 31
Paralegal 20.8% 30

*: Cohort fewer than 10 students

Skills Builder - Demographics

Gender Median Percentage Change Total N
Female 39.0% 352
Male 36.7% 465
Age Median Percentage Change Total N
UNDER 20 195.8% 93
20-24 56.0% 315
25-39 23.1% 321
40 OR OVER 13.1% 107
Ethnicity/Race Median Percentage Change Total N
AFRICAN AMERICAN 40.2% 20
AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE 425.6% *
ASIAN 26.8% 101
FILIPINO 24.8% 21
HISPANIC 42.4% 390
PACIFIC ISLANDER 7.6% *
WHITE 36.4% 253

*: 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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