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IPEDS ID: 227979
OPE ID: 00360900
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San Jacinto Community College
8060 Spencer Hwy, Pasadena, Texas 77505
General information:  (281) 998-6150
Website:  www.sjcd.edu
Type:  2-year, Public
Awards offered:  Less than one year certificate
One but less than two years certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:  Suburb: Large
Campus housing:  No
Student population:  27,911 (all undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  19 to 1
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Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Special Learning Opportunities
ROTC (Army, Air Force)
Teacher certification
Distance education opportunities - undergraduate level
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty by primary function, Fall 2014Full timePart time
Total faculty512854
Instructional512854
Research and public service00
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016% change 2014-2015 to 2015-2016
Tuition and fees
In-district$1,630$1,630$1,750$1,408-19.5%
In-state$2,860$2,860$3,010$2,416-19.7%
Out-of-state$4,360$4,360$4,600$3,688-19.8%
Books and supplies$1,466$1,489$1,518$1,5200.1%
Living arrangement
Off Campus
Room and board$7,391$7,507$7,651$7,6600.1%
Other$4,284$4,352$4,436$4,4420.1%
Off Campus with Family
Other$4,284$4,352$4,436$4,4420.1%
Total Expenses2012-20132013-20142014-20152015-2016% change 2014-2015 to 2015-2016
In-district
Off Campus$14,771$14,978$15,355$15,030-2.1%
Off Campus with Family$7,380$7,471$7,704$7,370-4.3%
In-state
Off Campus$16,001$16,208$16,615$16,038-3.5%
Off Campus with Family$8,610$8,701$8,964$8,378-6.5%
Out-of-state
Off Campus$17,501$17,708$18,205$17,310-4.9%
Off Campus with Family$10,110$10,201$10,554$9,650-8.6%
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Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2014-2015
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Any student financial aid11,26552%————
Grant or scholarship aid1,04643%$5,774,935$5,521
Federal grants1,01442%$4,861,825$4,795
Pell grants1,01342%$4,796,225$4,735
Other federal grants884%$65,600$745
State/local government grant or scholarships46119%$873,232$1,894
Institutional grants or scholarships372%$39,878$1,078
Student loan aid1084%$394,730$3,655
Federal student loans1064%$374,344$3,532
Other student loans30%$20,386$6,795
  • 1 Includes students receiving Federal work study aid and aid from other sources not listed above.
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid110,77039%$36,164,203$3,358
Pell grants7,70628%$33,446,197$4,340
Federal student loans1,6546%$9,925,636$6,001
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
Average Net Price for Full-Time Beginning Students
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
2012-20132013-20142014-2015
Average net price$7,369$7,483$7,677
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income2012-20132013-20142014-2015
$0 – $30,000$6,872$6,968$7,306
$30,001 – $48,000$7,659$7,556$7,846
$48,001 – $75,000$9,329$9,478$9,271
$75,001 – $110,000$12,136$11,456$11,549
$110,001 and more$12,208$12,077$12,607
  • Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
  • Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same – total cost of attendance minus grant aid.
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Fall 2014
Total enrollment (all undergraduate)27,911
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment1,279
Attendance StatusStudent Gender
Attendance Status:
Full-time: 25%
Part-time: 75%Student Gender:
Male: 44%
Female: 56%
Student Race/ethnicity
Student Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 5%
Black or African American: 10%
Hispanic/Latino: 49%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 29%
Two or more races: 2%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Undergraduate Student AgeUndergraduate Student Residence
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 70%
25 and over: 30%
Age unknown: 0%Undergraduate Student Residence:
In-state: 97%
Out-of-state: 2%
Foreign countries: 2%
Unknown: 0%
  • Age data are reported for Fall 2013.
  • Residence data are reported for first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates.
Undergraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 9%
Enrolled in some distance education: 18%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 73%
  • This institution has an open admission policy. Contact the institution for more information.
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students
Student retention:
Full-time students: 66%
Part-time students: 52%
Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2013 and Returned in Fall 2014
Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 34 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2014.

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2012
Overall graduation rate:
Overall graduation rate: 19%
Transfer-out rate: 12%
Percentage of Full-time, First-Time Students Who Graduated or Transferred Out Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Overall graduation rate by gender
Overall graduation rate by gender:
Male: 18%
Female: 19%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2012 and Graduated Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Overall graduation rate by race/ethnicity
Overall graduation rate by race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 17%
Asian: 19%
Black or African American: 10%
Hispanic/Latino: 19%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 25%
White: 20%
Two or more races: 19%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 16%
Non-resident alien: 36%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2012 and Graduated Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Graduation Rates by Time to Completion

Graduation rates can be measured over different lengths of time. "Normal time" is the typical amount of time it takes full-time students to complete their program. For example, the "normal" amount of time for many associate's degree programs is 2 years. Not all students complete within the normal time, so graduation rates are measured by other lengths of time as well, including "150% of normal time" (e.g., 3 years for a 2-year program) and "200% of normal time," or twice as long as the normal time (e.g., 4 years for a 2-year program).

Graduation Rates for Students Who Began Their Program in Fall 2011 or Fall 2012, by Time to Completion
Graduation Rates for Students Who Began Their Program in Fall 2011 or Fall 2012, by Time to Completion
[Began in Fall 2011]
Within "Normal time" for the program: 6%
Within 150% of "Normal time" for the program: 15%
Within Twice as Long as "Normal time" for the program: 21%
[Began in Fall 2012]
Within "Normal time" for the program: 7%
Within 150% of "Normal time" for the program: 19%
Within Twice as Long as "Normal time" for the program: %
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Graduated in the Specified Amount of Time
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2014-2015
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgram<1
year
Certificate
1
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<2
year
Certificate
Associate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General--44
Biotechnology--1
Category total--45
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting3729d29d
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping-0-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General88d9d
Business Administration and Management, General212525d
Business/Commerce, General--331d
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry007
International Business/Trade/Commerce563
Management Information Systems, General--0
Real Estate3283d
Category total10376d407d
Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician141410
Category total141410
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia--1
Mass Communication/Media Studies--2
Category total--3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General50d40d37d
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance101
Computer Programming/Programmer, General--19d
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager0-0
Category total51d40d57d
Construction Trades
Electrical and Power Transmission Installation/Installer, General29117
Category total29117
Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching--39
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education--1
Secondary Education and Teaching--7
Special Education and Teaching, General--2
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels--3
Category total--52
Engineering
Engineering Mechanics--7
Engineering, General--8
Category total--15
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
Biomedical Technology/Technician213
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician-63
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General488174
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician348
Instrumentation Technology/Technician04534
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician-416
Category total53141138
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General--24d
Rhetoric and Composition--0
Category total--24d
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Care and Support Services Management5--
Child Development-725
Category total5725
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General--0
Category total--0
Health Professions and Related Programs
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician--18
Dental Assisting/Assistant-10-
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician--8
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)16139
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician01026
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management-3-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training-136-
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage-25-
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder-26-
Medical/Clinical Assistant-29-
Optometric Technician/Assistant21315
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant-56-
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant--19
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician-76
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer0-102
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse--173
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist--27
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling76-
Surgical Technology/Technologist-4336
Category total25377439
History
History, General--4
Category total--4
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Police Science71035d
Fire Science/Fire-fighting-523
Category total76238d
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal--35
Category total--35
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies--1,157d
Category total--1,157d
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General--96d
Category total--96d
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician17219
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician42336
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician-356
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician55207
Category total769958
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Behavioral Sciences--101d
Biological and Physical Sciences--127
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other--0
Category total--228d
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science--3
Category total--3
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General--0
Category total--0
Personal and Culinary Services
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef-117
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor365
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General018110
Culinary Arts/Chef Training133425
Facial Treatment Specialist/Facialist-19-
Institutional Food Workers500
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist6--
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager974
Category total3625851
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy--0
Category total--0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General--8
Geology/Earth Science, General--2
Physical Sciences--22
Physics, General--1
Category total--33
Precision Production
Welding Technology/Welder18419830
Category total18419830
Psychology
Psychology, General--21
Category total--21
Science Technologies/Technicians
Chemical Technology/Technician-159140
Category total-159140
Social Sciences
Political Science and Government, General--0
Social Sciences, General--3
Sociology--3
Category total--6
Transportation and Materials Moving
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew-13
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations-12
Marine Science/Merchant Marine Officer--1
Category total-26
Visual and Performing Arts
Art/Art Studies, General--6
Commercial and Advertising Art6510
Dance, General--4
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General--3
Interior Design578
Music, General--4
Visual and Performing Arts, General--22d
Category total111257d
Grand total5941,4563,185
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2014-2015
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits: 1718
DoD Tuition Assistance Program: 128
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution
Average amount of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits: $1,333
DoD Tuition Assistance Program: $947
RETENTION, GRADUATION, AND TRANSFER-OUT
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS
RETENTION RATES FOR FIRST-TIME, DEGREE/CERTIFICATE EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS
Full-time students: 76%
Part-time students: 58%
  • Retention rate is the percentage of undergraduate students who began their studies in academic year 2013-14 and returned in academic year 2014-15
GRADUATION AND TRANSFER-OUT RATES FOR FIRST-TIME EDUCATION BENEFIT USERS
Rates by time to completion2010-112011-12
Graduation rate
150 percent of normal time0%0%
200 percent of normal time0%--
Transfer-out rate
150 percent of normal time44%40%
200 percent of normal time50%--
  • Depending on the program length, graduation and transfer-out rates can be measured over different lengths of time. The academic years, 2010-11 and 2011-12, are the cohort years students entered an institution. "Normal time" is the typical amount of time it takes full-time students to complete their program from the time they entered an institution. For example, the "normal" amount of time (or 100% time) for many associate's degree programs is 2 years. Not all students complete within the normal time, so graduation rates are measured by other lengths of time as well, including "150% of normal time" (e.g., completion within 3 years for a 2-year program) and "200% of normal time," or twice as long as the normal time (e.g., completion within 4 years for a 2-year program).
  • (--) not applicable
2014-2015 Varsity Athletes
NJCAA Division I MenWomen
Baseball49
Basketball1413
Soccer28
Softball20
Volleyball16
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges(!)7/1/1961 -  Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program1/1/1986 - 8/31/2010Resigned
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. – May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs(!)6/1/1989 -  Accredited
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers5/14/1977 -  Accredited
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2014 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201220132014
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations201
Liquor law violations010
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Illegal weapons possession0
Drug law violations0
Liquor law violations0
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible00
Rape0
Fondling0
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)00
Incest0
Statutory rape0
Robbery000
Aggravated assault000
Burglary111
Motor vehicle theft200
Arson000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201220132014
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter0
Negligent manslaughter0
Sex offenses - Forcible0
Rape
Fondling
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)0
Incest
Statutory rape
Robbery0
Aggravated assault0
Burglary0
Motor vehicle theft0
Arson0
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • As of the 2015 data collection (2014 data onwards), statistics for Sex offenses - Forcible and Sex offenses - Non-forcible are no longer collected. Rape, Fondling, Incest and Statutory rape statistics were not collected prior to the 2015 data collection.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201220112010
Default rate17.1%16.8%20.3%
Number in default292196203
Number in repayment1,7031,166998
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)