Graduation Rate
20.27%
Transfer-out Rate
10.70%
Retention Rate
71.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Long Beach City College is 20.27% last year which is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. 515 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 2,541 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is lower (less completion rate) where the average graduation rate of the schools is 58.33%.
The transfer-out rate is 10.70% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. The retention rate (full-time students) is 71% 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 Long Beach City College. 515 students have completed and 272 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 627 students still enrolled and 1,127 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)2,5411,2291,312
Completers515
(20.27%)
229
(18.63%)
286
(21.80%)
Transfer-out272
(10.70%)
133
(10.82%)
139
(10.59%)
Still Enrolled627
(24.68%)
286
(23.27%)
341
(25.99%)
No Longer Enrolled1,127
(44.35%)
581
(47.27%)
546
(41.62%)

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, 10 students have completed in 2 years and additional 25 students have completed in 3rd year (for less than 2 years programs).
Graduation Rate by Completion Time
TotalMenWomen
150% normal time (Overall)515
(20.27%)
229
(18.63%)
286
(21.80%)
150% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)25
(0.98%)
6
(0.49%)
19
(1.45%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)490
(19.28%)
223
(18.14%)
267
(20.35%)
100% normal time (Overall)142
(5.59%)
- -
100% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)10
(0.39%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)132
(5.19%)
- -

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total20.27% (515/2,541) 18.63% (229/1,229) 21.80% (286/1,312)
Asian22.39% (45/201) 21.90% (23/105) 22.92% (22/96)
Black (Non-Hispanic)11.98% (29/242) 11.50% (13/113) 12.40% (16/129)
Hispanic19.80% (332/1,677) 17.80% (136/764) 21.47% (196/913)
White26.75% (65/243) 22.88% (35/153) 33.33% (30/90)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander4.17% (1/24) 0.00% (0/15) 11.11% (1/9)
Two or More Race26.13% (29/111) 25.86% (15/58) 26.42% (14/53)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity