West Hills College-Lemoore

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$1,380

0% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$10,088

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

20.4%

Default Rate

2017 Enrolled Students

4,202

35.7% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

36.8%

159 Graduates

About

West Hills College-Lemoore is a higher education institution located in Kings County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at West Hills College-Lemoore were .

In 2017, 743 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at West Hills College-Lemoore. 72.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 27.7% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were hispanic or latino (403 degrees), 2.04 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (198 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at West Hills College-Lemoore is $1,380, which is $-6,034 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at West Hills College-Lemoore is $1,380, which is $-6,034 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $10,088.

In 2017, 69% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 4% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$1,380

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at West Hills College-Lemoore was $1,380. The cost of tuition at West Hills College-Lemoore is $-6,034 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

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Average Net Price

$10,088

2017 Value

1.97%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 West Hills College-Lemoore had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $10,088. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of West Hills College-Lemoore grew by 1.97%.

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Other Student Expenses

$12,492

Room and Board

$1,790

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at West Hills College-Lemoore was of $12,492 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,790. The cost of room and board increased by 4.36% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies increased by 1.47% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

69%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

4%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

69% of undergraduate students at West Hills College-Lemoore received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 1.43% with respect to 2016, when 70% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

20.4%

2016 Default Rate

37

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at West Hills College-Lemoore was 20.4%, which represents 37 out of the 181 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

West Hills College-Lemoore has a total enrollment of 4,202 students. The full-time enrollment at West Hills College-Lemoore is 1,501 students and the part-time enrollment is 2,701. This means that 35.7% of students enrolled at West Hills College-Lemoore are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at West Hills College-Lemoore, both undergraduate and graduate, is 63.2% Hispanic or Latino, 22.1% White, 5.09% Asian, 4.16% Black or African American, 2.69% Two or More Races, 0.571% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.333% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at West Hills College-Lemoore in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Hispanic or Latino Female (39%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (26.9%) and White Female (12.5%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

35.7%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at West Hills College-Lemoore, both undergraduate and graduate, is 4,202 students. The full-time enrollment at West Hills College-Lemoore is 1,501 and the part-time enrollment is 2,701. This means that 35.7% of students enrolled at West Hills College-Lemoore are enrolled full-time compared with 36% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

76%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at West Hills College-Lemoore was 76%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), West Hills College-Lemoore had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    2,657

  2. White

    930

  3. Asian

    214

The enrolled student population at West Hills College-Lemoore is 63.2% Hispanic or Latino, 22.1% White, 5.09% Asian, 4.16% Black or African American, 2.69% Two or More Races, 0.571% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.333% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 45.9% White, 25.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.8% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 67 students (1.59%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 331 more women than men received degrees from West Hills College-Lemoore. The majority of degree recipients at West Hills College-Lemoore are hispanic or latino (403 degrees awarded). There were 2.04 times more hispanic or latino graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (198 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at West Hills College-Lemoore is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at West Hills College-Lemoore, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Human Sciences (126 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (184 degrees), and Protective Services (54 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at West Hills College-Lemoore are Elementary & middle school teachers (179,926 people), Police officers (123,762 people), Other managers (93,118 people), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (55,736 people), and Social workers, all other (49,497 people).

The most specialized majors at West Hills College-Lemoore are Human Sciences (126 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (184 degrees), Protective Services (54 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (42 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (24 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at West Hills College-Lemoore are Surgeons, Physicians, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Information security analysts, and Dentists

The most specialized majors at West Hills College-Lemoore are Human Sciences (126 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (184 degrees), Protective Services (54 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (42 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (24 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at West Hills College-Lemoore are Elementary & secondary schools (315,257 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (312,272 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (140,110 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (101,752 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (63,114 people).

The most specialized majors at West Hills College-Lemoore are Human Sciences (126 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (184 degrees), Protective Services (54 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (42 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (24 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by West Hills College-Lemoore.

Most Common

  1. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  2. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at West Hills College-Lemoore was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 206

  2. 537

In 2017, 206 degrees were awarded to men at West Hills College-Lemoore, which is 0.384 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (537).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 30 degrees were awarded to men at West Hills College-Lemoore in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.259 times less than the 116 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 124 degrees were awarded to women at West Hills College-Lemoore in Child Care Provider, which is 62 times more than the 2 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

14%

100% Completion Time

33%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 14% of students graduating from West Hills College-Lemoore completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 33% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 41% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

American Indian or Alaska Native Female

Highest Graduation Rate (66.7%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at West Hills College-Lemoore is Female and American Indian or Alaska Native (66.7% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 1.89% of graduates (3 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    403 degrees awarded

  2. White

    198 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    50 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at West Hills College-Lemoore is hispanic or latino (403 degrees awarded). There were 2.04 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (198 degrees).

1.48% of degree recipients (11 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Hispanic or Latino Female

    292 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    142 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Male

    111 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at West Hills College-Lemoore is hispanic or latino female (292 degrees awarded). There were 2.06 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (142 degrees).

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Operations

West Hills College-Lemoore has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $0 (N/A%), compared to the 2.22% average return ($81.1k on $3.66M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2017, West Hills College-Lemoore had a total salary expenditure of $N/A. West Hills College-Lemoore employs 37 Instructors, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at West Hills College-Lemoore are Male Instructors (21), Female Instructors(16), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at West Hills College-Lemoore are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 32 employees, Management, with 22 employees, and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 18 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A

2017 Endowment

0%

growth from 2016

West Hills College-Lemoore has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of West Hills College-Lemoore stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $N/A approximately the same as than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $3.69M - Federal

  2. $7.39M - State

  3. $1.11M - Local

As of 2017, West Hills College-Lemoore received $3.69M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $7.39M from state grants and contracts, and $1.11M from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$18M

2017 Salaries

10.1%

growth from 2016

In 2017, West Hills College-Lemoore paid a median of $18M in salaries, which represents N/A% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 10.1% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 7.63% decline from 2015 and a 5.64% decline from 2014.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 14.9M (41.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$3.79M

Instructional Salaries

37

Number of Employees

In 2017, West Hills College-Lemoore paid a total of $3.79M to 37 employees working as instructors, which represents 21% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $6.95M (28.7%) for similar Associates Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor

Most Common Instructor

37 Employees

Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

32 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at West Hills College-Lemoore were Instructor with 37 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at West Hills College-Lemoore were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 32 employees; Management with 22 employees; and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 18 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Instructor

  2. Female Instructor

  3. false

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at West Hills College-Lemoore was Male Instructor with 21 employees, Female Instructor with 16 employees, and false with 0 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at West Hills College-Lemoore.

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