Measuring the Value of the CSU

Contributions to the Public Good

California State University, Channel Islands

The information provided in this section addresses many important institutional contributions to California. This small collection of data is designed to ensure that many of our public universities are recognized for their societal contributions as well as demonstrating greater accountability to individual students, parents, and the public-at-large.

 
Degrees Granted 2016-17
Total Degree Awards Channel Islands % of CSU CSU % of State
Bachelor's 1,608 2% 98,771 47%
Master's 110 1% 19,963 25%
Doctoral 0 0% 540 3%
Total 1,718 1% 119,274 38%

Bachelor's Degree Awards 2016-17
by Racial and Ethnic Background Channel Islands % of CSU CSU % of State
African American / Black 31 1% 3,784 37%
American Indian / Alaskan Native 5 2% 240 39%
Asian 105 1% 16,528 41%
Hispanic 659 2% 35,020 60%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4 1% 289 31%
White 568 2% 28,064 42%
Two or More Races 89 2% 4,695 46%
Race and Ethnicity Unknown 120 2% 5,678 55%
Non-Resident Alien 27 1% 4,473 32%
Total 1,608 2% 98,771 47%
in High Demand Fields Channel Islands % of CSU CSU % of State
Nursing 113 4% 2,993 41%
Media/Culture/Design 244 2% 11,995 51%
Life Science 253 2% 12,648 41%
Information Technology 49 2% 3,162 33%
Business and Professional Services 227 1% 19,460 50%

Regular and Internship Credentials 2016-17
Channel Islands Percent of CSU CSU Percent of State
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Single Subject 38 1% 2,621 46%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Multiple Subject 42 1% 3,142 51%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Educ. Specialist 24 2% 1,483 40%
Sources: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES), and Commission on Teacher Credentialing

Economic Diversity: Access & Completion
Undergraduate Pell Grant Recipients (2015-16)
Channel Islands Undergraduates 5,879
Channel Islands Undergraduate Pell Grant Recipients 3,372
Channel Islands Pell Percentage of Undergraduates 57%
System Pell Percentage of Undergraduates 2%
National Pell Percentage of Public Four-Year Undergraduates 35%
National Pell Percentage of Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Undergraduates 33%
Bachelor's Degree Pell Grant Recipients (2016-17)
Channel Islands Bachelor's Degrees 1,608
Channel Islands Pell Grant Bachelor's Degree Recipients 902
Channel Islands Pell Percentage of Bachelor's Degrees 56%
System Pell Percentage of Bachelor's Degrees 59%
Source: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES).

Sticker and "Net" Tuition & Fees
Average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to public four-year full-time instate undergraduates in AY 2016-17 $9,086
Average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to private four-year (not-for-profit) full-time undergraduates in AY 2016-17 $32,722
Channel Islands all full-time undergraduates in AY 2015-16 $6,547
Channel Islands average tuition and fee "net" paid by full-time undergraduates in AY 2016-17 $1,880
Channel Islands "Net" percent of "Sticker" Tuition & Fees for full-time undergraduates in AY 2016-17 29%
Sources: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) IPEDS Data Center

Loan Debt of Baccalaureate Recipients
Percentage of All 2015-16 Baccalaureate Recipients Loan Debt
(In prior years, only baccalaureate recipients who started as freshman and graduated were reported.)
Channel Islands Percentage 47%
State Percentage 53%
National Public Four-Year Percentage 59%
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Percentage 59%
Average Loan Debt of 2015-16 Baccalaureate Recipients
(In prior years, only baccalaureate recipients who started as freshman and graduated were reported.)
Channel Islands Average $16,523
State Average $22,744
National Public Four-Year Average $27,291
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Average $31,851
Loan Debt Three-Year Default Rate (2013-14)
Channel Islands Default Rate 3.5%
CSU Default Rate 4.9%
National Public Four-Year Default Rate 7.5%
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Default Rate 7.0%
Sources: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES), "The Project on Student Debt" of The Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS), U.S. Department of Education, The Institute for College Access & Success, College InSight, and the U.S. Department of Education 2013 three-year official cohort default rate for schools.

Salaries of Baccalaureate Recipients
- Payscale (2017-18)
National average early career median salary of graduates from public universities $47,097
Channel Islands graduates' median early career salary $47,700
National average mid-career median salary of graduates from public universities $83,851
Channel Islands graduates' mid-career median salary $86,200
Source: "Best Public Universities by Salary Potential", PayScale Inc.