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District Fact Book

The following template for the District Fact Book was developed by the Office of Vice Chancellor, Education Services and Planning, in consultation with the District Research Council, for the purpose of supporting research, grant writing, public relations, marketing, planning, and accountability at the three Colleges and the District as a whole. In order to provide transparent information regarding the District's progress on the Students First: District Strategic Plan, the Fact Book includes a District Scorecard reflecting the metrics identified by the Strategic Plan's ambitious goals.

  • District Overview
  • Synopsis of the Students First District
  • Strategic Plan (2015-2020)
  • Purpose of Fact Book and District
  • Scorecard

Student Population Profile

  • Age
  • Ethnicity
  • Ethnicity of Student Population Compared to San Mateo County Adult Population
  • Gender
  • Full-Time / Part-Time
  • Day / Evening
  • Online / Face to Face
  • Prior Educational Level
  • Enrollment Status
  • First Generation
  • Cross Enrollment
  • Financial Aid and Scholarships
  • San Mateo County High School Feeders
  • Intercollegiate Athletic Participation

Enrollment History

  • Overall Headcount
  • Historical Perspective
  • College Shares of District Enrollment
  • Instructional Mix of Curriculum Offerings
  • Concurrent Enrollment
  • Distance Education Headcount
  • International Headcount
  • Total Units / Number of Courses Enrolled In
  • Student County of Residence / San Mateo County Participation Rate

San Mateo County Profile

  • Map
  • Population
  • Demographics / Income / Education
  • Top Employers / Occupations

Employee Information

  • Ethnicity
  • Gender
  • Age
  • Educational Level
  • Employee Residence

Additional College Specific Information Available On Following Websites:

  • Cañada College Planning, Research, and Institutional Effectiveness
  • College of San Mateo Planning, Research, and Institutional Effectiveness
  • Skyline College Planning, Research, and Institutional Effectiveness

District Scorecard: Goal 1 in Alignment with District Strategic Plan

  • Percentage of First-time, Full-time, Fall Entry Students Completing a Student Educational Plan (Goal 1.1)
  • Fall to Spring Persistence of First-time, Full-time, Fall Entry Students (Goal 1.1.a)
  • Percentage of First-time, Full-time, Fall Entry Students Enrolling at Various Levels of Math and English (Goal 1.2, 1.4, 1.5)
  • Progression of Below Transfer Level Placements: How many subsequently complete transfer level Math and English (Goal 1.2, 1.4, 1.5)
  • Modality Comparison: Distance Education vs. Face to Face Success Rates (Goal 1.1)
  • Degrees and Certificates Awarded (Goal 1.6, 1.7, 1.8, 1.9)
  • Time to Completion (Goal 1.6, 1.7, 1.8, 1.9)

District Scorecard: Goal 2 in Alignment with District Strategic Plan

  • Proportion of San Mateo County High School Graduates who Successfully Transition to SMCCCD Colleges Following Graduation (Goal 2.3, 2.4)
  • Degrees and Certificates Awarded (Goal 2.5, 2.6, 1.6-1.9)
  • Transfer to In-State or Out-of-State Postsecondary 4-Year Institutions (Goal 2.7)
  • Transfer to California State University (CSU) Institutions (Goal 2.8)
  • Transfer to University of California (UC) Institutions (Goal 2.9)

District Scorecard: Goal 3 in Alignment with District Strategic Plan

  • Associate Earners Who Completed At Least One Distance Education Course (Goal 3.1)
  • Certificate Earners Who Completed At Least One Distance Education Course (Goal 3.2)
  • Number of Associate Degrees Completed Where 100% of Coursework Was Delivered Via Distance Education (Goal 3.3)
  • Number of Certificates Completed Where 100% of Coursework Was Delivered Via Distance Education (Goal 3.4)

District Scorecard: Goal 4 in Alignment with District Strategic Plan

  • Revenue From Sources Other Than Community and State Allocations
  • Revenue From Grants
  • Revenue From Contract Education
  • Revenue From Community Education
  • Revenue From International Student Enrollment
  • Revenue From Facilities Rental
  • Revenue From Athletic Club(s)
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