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College-Going Rates by County from Public Schools Charts

1986 College-Going Rates to California State University

Focus on Los Angeles County

This chart provides college-going rates for counties in California. College-going rates were calculated by dividing the number of entering students from public schools in the county by the total number of graduates from public schools in the county. All categories of public schools are covered including comprehensive schools, continuation schools, and other categories of schools. Students with unknown genders and ethnicities and those from unknown schools were excluded from the data.

Data regarding high school graduates were obtained from the California Department of Education. Data for higher education enrollment were obtained from each of the segments and includes all students -- full-time, part-time, credit, and non-credit.

Note that the calculation of these rates is based on totals for each category such as year, county, and ethnicity. Rates do not entail longitudinal tracking of individual students.

Important note: The data for first-time students have changed. See Changes to First-Time Freshmen and College-Going Data for more details.

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16% - San Francisco County: 15.3% Glenn County: 14.8% Mono County: 14.3% Butte County: 13.4% Humboldt County: 13.3% Modoc County: 13.3% Fresno County: 13.0% Santa Clara County: 11.9% Orange County: 11.0% Marin County: 10.9% Yolo County: 10.8% El Dorado County: 10.5% Tuolumne County: 10.3% San Luis Obispo County: 10.2% Los Angeles County: 9.8% Alameda County: 9.4% Madera County: 9.3% Plumas County: 9.2% Napa County: 9.1% State Average: 9.1% Nevada County: 9.0% Sierra County: 8.9% San Mateo County: 8.6% San Diego County: 8.4% Colusa County: 8.3% Tehama County: 8.3% Contra Costa County: 8.3% Mendocino County: 8.0% Yuba County: 8.0% Santa Cruz County: 8.0% San Bernardino County: 7.8% Calaveras County: 7.7% Kern County: 7.5% Stanislaus County: 7.5% Mariposa County: 7.4% Sacramento County: 7.3% Ventura County: 7.1% Placer County: 7.0% Inyo County: 7.0% Siskiyou County: 6.7% Trinity County: 6.5% Solano County: 6.4% Lake County: 6.4% Merced County: 6.3% Sonoma County: 6.3% Kings County: 6.2% Del Norte County: 6.1% Monterey County: 5.7% Riverside County: 5.6% San Joaquin County: 4.5% Lassen County: 4.4% Sutter County: 4.4% San Benito County: 4.4% Shasta County: 4.2% Santa Barbara County: 4.2% Amador County: 4.0% Tulare County: 4.0% Imperial County: 3.4% Alpine County: 0.0%  
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San Francisco

Glenn

Mono

Butte

Humboldt

Modoc

Fresno

Santa Clara

Orange

Marin

Yolo

El Dorado

Tuolumne

San Luis Obispo

Los Angeles

Alameda

Madera

Plumas

Napa

State Average

Nevada

Sierra

San Mateo

San Diego

Colusa

Tehama

Contra Costa

Mendocino

Yuba

Santa Cruz

San Bernardino

Calaveras

Kern

Stanislaus

Mariposa

Sacramento

Ventura

Placer

Inyo

Siskiyou

Trinity

Solano

Lake

Merced

Sonoma

Kings

Del Norte

Monterey

Riverside

San Joaquin

Lassen

Sutter

San Benito

Shasta

Santa Barbara

Amador

Tulare

Imperial

Alpine

 
 
Legend - State Average State Average    Legend - Los Angeles County Los Angeles County

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* Alpine County has no high schools.

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Los Angeles
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