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OFFICE OF INSTITUTIONAL EFFECTIVENESS

 

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The Los Angeles Pierce College (LAPC) Office of Institutional Effectiveness (OIE) supports Pierce's commitment that decisions impacting student learning and college operations are data informed.

Los Angeles Pierce College at a Glance


Overall College Data

Student Headcount
  Fall 2017  Fall 2018  Fall 2019  Fall 2020  Fall 2021 
Credit 19,152 18,799 18,845 17,359 15,304
Non-Credit  1,795 1,962 2,130 1,702 1,870
Total 20,947 20,761 20,975 19,061 17,174

Program Awards
Award Type 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Associate Degree for Transfer 537 690 1,007 1,307 1,414
Associate Degree 2,028 2,350 3,221 3,470 3,438
Certificate of Achievement 1,815 1,715 2,040 2,152 2,209
Certificate of Completion
(Non-Credit)
0 1 98 129 21
Skills Certificate 0 0 38 66 66

Transfers to 4-year Universities
College Type 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cal State 1,098 1,024 1,052 1,070 1,334
University of California 264 308 322 321 383
In-State-Private 86 96 82 82 67
Out-of-State 174 136 131 122 132

Student Profile for Fall 2021

Student Ethnicity
Ethnicity Count Percent
African-American 749 4.4%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 20 0.1%
Asian 972 5.7%
Filipino 619 3.6%
Hispanic 7,575 44.1%
Multi-Ethnicity 636 3.7%
Pacific Islander 27 0.2%
Unknown 828 4.8%
White Non-Hispanic 5,748 33.5%
Student Unit Loads
Full-time/Part-time Status Count Percent
Half-time (0.1-5.9) 5,721 33.3%
scope="row">Part-time (6.0-11.9) 5,720 33.3%
Full-time (12.0+) 3,863 22.5%
Non-Credit 1,870 10.9%

Student Gender
Gender Count Percent
Female 10,079 58.7%
Male 6,943 40.4%
  46 0.3%
Unknown 106 0.6%

Student Age Group
Age Group Count Percent
19 or Less 5,492 32.0%
20 to 24 4,673 27.2%
25 to 29 1,922 11.2%
30 to 34 1,084 6.3%
35 to 39 692 4.0%
40 to 49 835 4.9%
50+ 2,476 14.4%

Contact Information

Contact

Ani Zarpas, Dean
Email: zarpasa@laccd.edu
Phone: (818) 712-2680

Giselle Calubayan, Research Analyst
Email: calubagb@laccd.edu
Phone: (818) 712-2630