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College-Going Rates of Public High School Students

Asian/Pacific Islander Students From Placer County To Any California Public College or University

This chart provides college-going rates in California from 1985 to 2009 . College-going Rates were calculated by dividing the number of entering students from high schools matching a specific criteria by the total number of graduates from high schools matching the same criteria. 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.

Ethnicity data is collected separately by K-12 schools and higher education institutions. Consequently, college-going rates may be affected by variations in reporting of ethnicity.

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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College-Going Rate for Asian/Pacific Islander Students
From Placer County
To Any California Public College or University
Year Men Women Total
1985 31.25% 46.67% 38.71%
1986 76.47% 57.14% 70.83%
1987 31.25% 54.55% 40.74%
1988 57.14% 50.00% 53.57%
1989 92.31% 57.14% 80.00%
1990 75.00% 67.86% 70.00%
1991 86.67% 59.09% 70.27%
1992 81.82% 68.75% 74.07%
1993 80.00% 78.26% 78.95%
1994 100.00% 63.33% 82.22%
1995 79.31% 62.16% 69.70%
1996 60.00% 76.09% 69.74%
1997 63.64% 48.78% 55.41%
1998 48.78% 53.06% 51.11%
1999 48.21% 60.00% 54.55%
2000 82.35% 64.58% 73.74%
2001 80.77% 48.68% 61.72%
2002 77.59% 66.15% 71.54%
2003 86.67% 67.50% 76.77%
2004 78.05% 75.00% 76.62%
2005 81.32% 68.93% 74.74%
2006 50.98% 47.83% 49.48%
2007 83.52% 91.00% 87.43%
2008 75.24% 77.91% 76.44%
2009 44.00% 47.90% 46.12%
 
 

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