Measuring the Value of the CSU

Contributions to the Public Good

California State University, Dominguez Hills

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 Dominguez Hills % of CSU CSU % of State
Bachelor's 3,0433%98,77147%
Master's7644%19,96325%
Doctoral00%5403%
Total3,8073%119,27438%

Bachelor's Degree Awards 2016-17
by Racial and Ethnic Background Dominguez Hills % of CSU CSU % of State
African American / Black41811%3,78437%
American Indian / Alaskan Native52%24039%
Asian3162%16,52841%
Hispanic1,6655%35,02060%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander72%28931%
White3311%28,06442%
Two or More Races862%4,69546%
Race and Ethnicity Unknown1362%5,67855%
Non-Resident Alien792%4,47332%
Total3,0433%98,77147%
in High Demand Fields Dominguez Hills % of CSU CSU % of State
Public Administration18310%1,79265%
Criminal Justice2288%3,02364%
Nursing1766%2,99341%
Life Science4764%12,64841%
Information Technology893%3,16233%
Business and Professional Services5393%19,46050%

Regular and Internship Credentials 2016-17
Dominguez Hills Percent of CSU CSU Percent of State
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Single Subject1405%2,62146%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Multiple Subject823%3,14251%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Educ. Specialist997%1,48340%
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)
Dominguez Hills Undergraduates11,890
Dominguez Hills Undergraduate Pell Grant Recipients8,194
Dominguez Hills Pell Percentage of Undergraduates69%
System Pell Percentage of Undergraduates4%
National Pell Percentage of Public Four-Year Undergraduates35%
National Pell Percentage of Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Undergraduates33%
Bachelor's Degree Pell Grant Recipients (2016-17)
Dominguez Hills Bachelor's Degrees3,043
Dominguez Hills Pell Grant Bachelor's Degree Recipients2,242
Dominguez Hills Pell Percentage of Bachelor's Degrees74%
System Pell Percentage of Bachelor's Degrees59%
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
Dominguez Hills average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to all full-time undergraduates in AY 2016-17$6,423
Dominguez Hills average tuition and fee "net" paid by full-time undergraduates in AY 2016-17$1,393
Dominguez Hills "Net" percent of "Sticker" Tuition & Fees for full-time undergraduates in AY 2016-1722%
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.)
Dominguez Hills Percentage51%
State Percentage53%
National Public Four-Year Percentage59%
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Percentage59%
Average Loan Debt of 2015-16 Baccalaureate Recipients
(In prior years, only baccalaureate recipients who started as freshman and graduated were reported.)
Dominguez Hills Average$16,282
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)
Dominguez Hills Default Rate7.6%
CSU Default Rate4.9%
National Public Four-Year Default Rate7.5%
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Default Rate7.0%
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 (2016-17)
National average early career median salary of graduates from public universities$47,097
Dominguez Hills graduates' median early career salary$46,200
National average mid-career median salary of graduates from public universities$83,851
Dominguez Hills graduates' mid-career median salary$84,500
Source: "Best Public Universities by Salary Potential", PayScale Inc.