Graduation Rate
36.00%
Transfer-out Rate
9.66%
Retention Rate
72.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Golden West College is 36.00% last year which is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. 369 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 1,025 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is average where the average graduation rate of the schools is 30.60%.
The transfer-out rate is 9.66% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. The retention rate (full-time students) is 72% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

Next table summarizes the outcome measures with number of students at Golden West College. 369 students have completed and 99 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 145 students still enrolled and 412 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)1,025540485
Completers369
(36.00%)
169
(31.30%)
200
(41.24%)
Transfer-out99
(9.66%)
56
(10.37%)
43
(8.87%)
Still Enrolled145
(14.15%)
82
(15.19%)
63
(12.99%)
No Longer Enrolled412
(40.20%)
233
(43.15%)
179
(36.91%)

Graduation Rate by Completion Time (Bachelor's Degree)

Below table shows the number of completers with graduation rate by program length and completion time. The number in parenthesis is graduation rate. The numbers and rate for the 150% normal times are not cumulative, but additional completers and rate for that period. For example, 16 students have completed in 2 years and additional 35 students have completed in 3rd year (for less than 2 years programs).
Graduation Rate by Completion Time
TotalMenWomen
150% normal time (Overall)369
(36.00%)
169
(31.30%)
200
(41.24%)
150% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)35
(3.41%)
14
(2.59%)
21
(4.33%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)334
(32.59%)
155
(28.70%)
179
(36.91%)
100% normal time (Overall)136
(13.27%)
- -
100% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)16
(1.56%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)120
(11.71%)
- -

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total36.00% (369/1,025) 31.30% (169/540) 41.24% (200/485)
American Indian or Alaska Native100.00% (1/1) 100.00% (1/1) - (0/0)
Asian48.72% (95/195) 43.69% (45/103) 54.35% (50/92)
Black (Non-Hispanic)31.25% (5/16) 12.50% (1/8) 50.00% (4/8)
Hispanic29.84% (111/372) 23.76% (43/181) 35.60% (68/191)
White41.57% (111/267) 36.54% (57/156) 48.65% (54/111)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander33.33% (2/6) 0.00% (0/1) 40.00% (2/5)
Two or More Race26.42% (14/53) 28.13% (9/32) 23.81% (5/21)
Unknown50.00% (1/2) 50.00% (1/2) - (0/0)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity