Mission College

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$1,104

0% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$10,004

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

9.62%

Default Rate

2016 Enrolled Students

7,868

23.5% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

23.8%

85 Graduates

About

Mission College is a higher education institution located in Santa Clara County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Mission College were .

In 2016, 584 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Mission College. 60.6% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 39.4% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were asian (291 degrees), 2.31 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (126 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Mission College is $1,104, which is $-6,216 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Mission College is $1,104, which is $-6,216 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $10,004.

In 2016, 45% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 1% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$1,104

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Mission College was $1,104. The cost of tuition at Mission College is $-6,216 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

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Average Net Price

$10,004

2016 Value

1.44%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Mission College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $10,004. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Mission College grew by 1.44%.

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Other Student Expenses

$11,970

Room and Board

$1,764

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Mission College was of $11,970 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,764. The cost of room and board increased by 6.23% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies increased by 1.03% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

45%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

1%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

45% of undergraduate students at Mission College received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 4.26% with respect to 2015, when 47% 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.

9.62%

2015 Default Rate

5

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Mission College was 9.62%, which represents 5 out of the 52 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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Admissions

Mission College received N/A undergraduate applications in N/A, which represents a 0% annual growth. Out of those N/A applicants, N/A students were accepted for enrollment, representing a N/A% acceptance rate.

There were 7,868 students enrolled at Mission College in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Mission College has an overall enrollment yield of N/A%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

N/A%

Acceptance Rate in N/A

N/A

Accepted Out of N/A

In N/A, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Mission College was N/A% (N/A admissions from N/A applications). This is approximately the same as the acceptance rate of N/A, which was N/A%. Between N/A and N/A, the number of applicants stayed by N/A%, while admissions stayed by N/A%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Mission College in N/A submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Mission College has a total enrollment of 7,868 students. The full-time enrollment at Mission College is 1,847 students and the part-time enrollment is 6,021. This means that 23.5% of students enrolled at Mission College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Mission College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 43.3% Asian, 27.8% Hispanic or Latino, 16.9% White, 4.26% Two or More Races, 3.47% Black or African American, 0.458% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.14% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Mission College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Asian Female (24.8%), followed by Asian Male (20.3%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (14.4%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

23.5%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Mission College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 7,868 students. The full-time enrollment at Mission College is 1,847 and the part-time enrollment is 6,021. This means that 23.5% of students enrolled at Mission College are enrolled full-time compared with 36.5% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

70%

2016 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 Mission College was 70%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (60%), Mission College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    3,404

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    2,185

  3. White

    1,331

The enrolled student population at Mission College is 43.3% Asian, 27.8% Hispanic or Latino, 16.9% White, 4.26% Two or More Races, 3.47% Black or African American, 0.458% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.14% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 46.8% White, 24.4% Hispanic or Latino, and 13% 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, 77 students (0.979%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 124 more women than men received degrees from Mission College. The majority of degree recipients at Mission College are asian (291 degrees awarded). There were 2.31 times more asian graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (126 degrees).

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

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Mission College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Human Sciences (30 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (49 degrees), and Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (22 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 Mission College are Physicians & surgeons (435,628 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (232,447 people), Miscellaneous managers (202,690 people), Postsecondary teachers (180,989 people), and Registered nurses (111,481 people).

The most specialized majors at Mission College are Human Sciences (30 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (49 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (22 degrees), Biology (46 degrees), and Math & Statistics (12 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The most specialized majors at Mission College are Human Sciences (30 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (49 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (22 degrees), Biology (46 degrees), and Math & Statistics (12 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 Mission College are Hospitals (608,170 people), Elementary & secondary schools (425,076 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (355,770 people), Offices of physicians (187,438 people), and Scientific research & development services (129,473 people).

The most specialized majors at Mission College are Human Sciences (30 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (49 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (22 degrees), Biology (46 degrees), and Math & Statistics (12 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 Mission College.

Most Common

  1. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  2. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

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

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 230

  2. 354

In 2016, 230 degrees were awarded to men at Mission College, which is 0.65 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (354).

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Most Common Male Majors

In N/A, 34 degrees were awarded to men at Mission College in Computer Systems Networking & Telecommunications, which is 11.3 times more than the 3 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In N/A, 36 degrees were awarded to women at Mission College in General Biological Sciences, which is 3.6 times more than the 10 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

9%

100% Completion Time

25%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 9% of students graduating from Mission College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 25% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 34% 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 Male

Highest Graduation Rate (33.3%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Mission College is Male and American Indian or Alaska Native (33.3% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

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. Asian

    291 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    126 degrees awarded

  3. White

    100 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Mission College is asian (291 degrees awarded). There were 2.31 times more asian recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (126 degrees).

0.856% of degree recipients (5 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Asian Female

    182 degrees awarded

  2. Asian Male

    109 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Female

    83 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Mission College is asian female (182 degrees awarded). There were 1.67 times more asian female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian male (109 degrees).

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Operations

Mission College has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $-7.55M (N/A%), compared to the 1.4% average return ($43.5k on $3.12M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2015, Mission College had a total expenditure of $N/A. Of that $N/A, they spent $35.9M on salaries and $N/A on benefits.

Mission College employs N/A N/A, N/A N/A, and N/A N/A. Most academics at Mission College are N/A (N/A), N/A(N/A), and N/A (N/A).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Mission College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 60 employees, Management, with 23 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 18 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A

2015 Endowment

0%

growth from 2014

Mission College has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Mission College 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 Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $0 - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Mission College received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$35.9M

Salary Expenditure

$N/A

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Mission College had a total expenditure of $N/A. Of that $N/A, they spent $35.9M on salaries and $N/A on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Mission College as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$35.9M

2015 Salaries

16%

growth from 2014

In 2015, Mission College paid a median of $35.9M in salaries, which represents N/A% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 16% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.88% growth from 2013 and a 3.56% decline from 2012.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 17.1M (52.8% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$11.8M

Instructional Salaries

138

Number of Employees

In 2015, Mission College paid a total of $11.8M to 138 employees working as instructors, which represents 32.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.44M (31%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

N/A

Most Common Instructor

N/A Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

60 Employees

In N/A, the most common positions for instructional staff at Mission College were N/A with N/A employees; N/A with N/A employees; and N/A with N/A employees.

In N/A, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Mission College were Office and Administrative Support with 60 employees; Management with 23 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 18 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. N/A

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In N/A, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Mission College was N/A with N/A employees, N/A with N/A employees, and N/A with N/A employees.

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