Graduation Rate
15.38%
Transfer-out Rate
16.29%
Retention Rate
57.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Los Angeles Southwest College is 15.38% last year which is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. 34 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 221 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 30.90%.
The transfer-out rate is 16.29% that is extremely higher (many students transferred-out) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. The retention rate (full-time students) is 57% 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 Los Angeles Southwest College. 34 students have completed and 36 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 36 students still enrolled and 115 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)22182139
Completers34
(15.38%)
16
(19.51%)
18
(12.95%)
Transfer-out36
(16.29%)
12
(14.63%)
24
(17.27%)
Still Enrolled36
(16.29%)
13
(15.85%)
23
(16.55%)
No Longer Enrolled115
(52.04%)
41
(50.00%)
74
(53.24%)

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, 1 students have completed in 2 years and additional 2 students have completed in 3rd year (for less than 2 years programs).
Graduation Rate by Completion Time
TotalMenWomen
150% normal time (Overall)34
(15.38%)
16
(19.51%)
18
(12.95%)
150% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)2
(0.90%)
1
(1.22%)
1
(0.72%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)32
(14.48%)
15
(18.29%)
17
(12.23%)
100% normal time (Overall)11
(4.98%)
- -
100% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)1
(0.45%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)10
(4.52%)
- -

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total15.38% (34/221) 19.51% (16/82) 12.95% (18/139)
Asian33.33% (1/3) 0.00% (0/1) 50.00% (1/2)
Black (Non-Hispanic)13.64% (15/110) 17.07% (7/41) 11.59% (8/69)
Hispanic13.33% (12/90) 25.00% (9/36) 5.56% (3/54)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander33.33% (1/3) - (0/0) 33.33% (1/3)
Two or More Race37.50% (3/8) 0.00% (0/1) 42.86% (3/7)
Unknown33.33% (2/6) 0.00% (0/3) 66.67% (2/3)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity