Del Mar College

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$1,778
8.48% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$5,919
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
16.3%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
12,008
22.2% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
13.2%
65 Graduates

About

Del Mar College is a higher education institution located in Nueces County, TX. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Del Mar College were .

In 2019, 1,994 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Del Mar College. 52.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 47.6% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was hispanic or latino (1,300 degrees), 2.48 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (525 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Del Mar College is $1,778, which is $−6,046 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Del Mar College is $1,778, which is $−6,046 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $5,919.

In 2019, 39% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 8% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$1,778
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Del Mar College was $1,778. The cost of tuition at Del Mar College is $−6,046 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

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Average Net Price

$5,919
2019 Value
24.1%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Del Mar College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $5,919. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Del Mar College grew by 24.1%.

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Other Student Expenses

$7,055
Room and Board
$1,260
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Del Mar College was of $7,055 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,260. The cost of room and board increased by 17.7% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies increased by 3.7% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

39%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
8%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

39% of undergraduate students at Del Mar College received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a decline of 2.5% with respect to 2018, when 40% 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.
16.3%
2017 Default Rate
139
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Del Mar College was 16.3%, which represents 139 out of the 852 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

Del Mar College has a total enrollment of 12,008 students. The full-time enrollment at Del Mar College is 2,661 students and the part-time enrollment is 9,347. This means that 22.2% of students enrolled at Del Mar College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Del Mar College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 69.2% Hispanic or Latino, 23.2% White, 2.73% Black or African American, 2.21% Asian, 0.916% Two or More Races, 0.208% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.142% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Del Mar College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Female (37.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (32.1%) and White Male (12.2%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

22.2%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Del Mar College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 12,008 students. The full-time enrollment at Del Mar College is 2,661 and the part-time enrollment is 9,347. This means that 22.2% of students enrolled at Del Mar College are enrolled full-time compared with 34.9% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

62%
2019 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 Del Mar College was 62%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Del Mar College 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
    8,310
  2. White
    2,783
  3. Black or African American
    328

The enrolled student population at Del Mar College is 69.2% Hispanic or Latino, 23.2% White, 2.73% Black or African American, 2.21% Asian, 0.916% Two or More Races, 0.208% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.142% 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 44% White, 26.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% 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, 134 students (1.12%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 96 more women than men received degrees from Del Mar College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Del Mar College is hispanic or latino (1,300 degrees awarded). There were 2.48 times more hispanic or latino graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (525 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Del Mar College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Del Mar College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Science Technologies (107 degrees awarded), Precision Production (151 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (183 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Del Mar College are Other managers (45,134 people), Construction managers (43,809 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (35,211 people), Software developers (33,720 people), and Preschool & kindergarten teachers (20,452 people).

The most specialized majors at Del Mar College are Science Technologies (107 degrees awarded), Precision Production (151 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (183 degrees), Engineering Technologies (127 degrees), and Construction (29 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Del Mar College are Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers, Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, Real estate brokers & sales agents, Physicians, and Personal financial advisors

The most specialized majors at Del Mar College are Science Technologies (107 degrees awarded), Precision Production (151 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (183 degrees), Engineering Technologies (127 degrees), and Construction (29 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 Del Mar College are Construction (98,503 people), Elementary & secondary schools (86,783 people), Computer Systems Design (39,473 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (25,720 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (24,414 people).

The most specialized majors at Del Mar College are Science Technologies (107 degrees awarded), Precision Production (151 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (183 degrees), Engineering Technologies (127 degrees), and Construction (29 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 Del Mar College.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Del Mar College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

949
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
1,045
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 949 degrees were awarded to men at Del Mar College, which is 0.908 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (1,045).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 117 degrees were awarded to men at Del Mar College in Welding Technology, which is 23.4 times more than the 5 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 189 degrees were awarded to women at Del Mar College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 2.36 times more than the 80 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

5%
100% Completion Time
13%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 5% of students graduating from Del Mar College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 13% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 20% 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.
White Male
Highest Graduation Rate (18.6%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Del Mar College is Male and White (18.6% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

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, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    1,300 degrees awarded
  2. White
    525 degrees awarded
  3. Asian
    64 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Del Mar College is hispanic or latino (1,300 degrees awarded). There were 2.48 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (525 degrees).

0.301% of degree recipients (6 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. Hispanic or Latino Female
    677 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino Male
    623 degrees awarded
  3. White Female
    272 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Del Mar College is hispanic or latino female (677 degrees awarded). There were 1.09 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino male (623 degrees).

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Operations

Del Mar College has an endowment valued at nearly $21.1M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $0 (0%), compared to the 5.92% average return ($255k on $4.3M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2019, Del Mar College had a total salary expenditure of $121M. Del Mar College employs 104 Instructors, 91 Professors, and 76 Associate professors. Most academics at Del Mar College are Male Professors (54), Male Instructors(52), and Female Instructors (52).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Del Mar College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 124 employees, Management, with 93 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 40 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$21.1M
2019 Endowment
68.1%
growth from 2018

Del Mar College has an endowment valued at about $21.1M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Del Mar College grew 68.1% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $16.8M higher than 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: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $2.1M - Federal
  2. $2.4M - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Del Mar College received $2.1M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $2.4M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$57M
2019 Salaries
0.828%
growth from 2018

In 2019, Del Mar College paid a median of $57M in salaries, which represents 47% of their overall expenditure ($121M) and a 0.828% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 2.16% growth from 2017 and a 8.25% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.6M (44.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$23.2M
Instructional Salaries
337
Number of Employees

In 2019, Del Mar College paid a total of $23.2M to 337 employees working as instructors, which represents 40.8% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.1M (30.7%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor
Most Common Instructor
104 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
124 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Del Mar College were Instructor with 104 employees; Professor with 91 employees; and Professor with 76 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Del Mar College were Office and Administrative Support with 124 employees; Management with 93 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 40 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Professor
  2. Male Instructor
  3. Female Instructor

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Del Mar College was Male Professor with 54 employees, Male Instructor with 52 employees, and Female Instructor with 52 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Del Mar College.

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