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 2011-12
Total Degree Awards Dominguez Hills % of
CSU
CSU % of
State
Bachelor's 2,2863%76,42745%
Master's8364%19,51728%
Doctoral00%2081%
Total3,1223%96,15238%

BACHELOR'S DEGREE AWARDS 2011-12
By Racial and Ethnic Background Dominguez Hills % of
CSU
CSU % of
State
African American / Black44513%3,40246%
American Indian / Alaskan Native133%47041%
Asian2222%12,18935%
Hispanic8935%18,63757%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander81%62059%
White4051%28,01843%
Two or More Races583%1,77174%
Race and Ethnicity Unknown2052%8,45847%
Non-Resident Alien371%2,86244%
Total2,2863%76,42745%
In High Demand Fields Dominguez Hills % of
CSU
CSU % of
State
Public Administration1309%1,42952%
Nursing2249%2,57553%
Life Science3434%8,22439%
Criminal Justice954%2,58770%
Business and Professional Services5003%16,11950%
Media/Culture/Design2042%8,69141%

REGULAR AND INTERNSHIP CREDENTIALS 2010-11
  Dominguez Hills % of
CSU
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Single Subject1836%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Multiple Subject812%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Educ. Specialist1618%
Source: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics(NCES), and Commission on Teacher Credentialing (.pdf)

Economic Diversity: Access & Completion
Undergraduate Pell Grant Recipients (Fall 2010)
Dominguez Hills Undergraduates 10,947
Dominguez Hills Undergraduate Pell Grant Recipients 6,084
Dominguez Hills Pell Percentage of Undergraduates 56%
System Pell Percentage of Undergraduates 42%
National Pell Percentage of Public Four-Year Undergraduates 36%
National Pell Percentage of Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Undergraduates 35%
Bachelor's Degree Pell Grant Recipients (2011-12)
Dominguez Hills Bachelor's Degrees 2,286
Dominguez Hills Pell Grant Bachelor's Degree Recipients 1,446
Dominguez Hills Pell Percentage of Bachelor's Degrees 63%
System Pell Percentage of Bachelor's Degrees 49%
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 2011-12 $7,897
Average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to private four-year (not-for-profit) full-time undergraduates in AY 2011-12 $27,252
Dominguez Hills average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to all full-time undergraduates in AY 2011-12 $6,095
Dominguez Hills average tuition and fee "net" paid by full-time undergraduates in AY 2011-12 $2,876
Dominguez Hills "Net" percent of "Sticker" Tuition & Fees for full-time undergraduates in AY 2011-12 47%
Source: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) IPEDS Data Center

Loan Debt of Baccalaureate Recipients
Percent of 2010-11 Baccalaureate Recipients who Started as Freshmen and Assumed Loans
Dominguez Hills Percentage 17%
State Percentage 51%
National Public Four-Year Percentage 57%
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Percentage 65%
Average Loan Debt of 2010-11 Baccalaureate Recipients who Started as Freshmen and Assumed Loans
Dominguez Hills Average $14,081
State Average $18,879
National Public Four-Year Average $29,059
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Average $23,065
Loan Debt Default Rate
Dominguez Hills Default Rate 5.2%
CSU Default Rate 5.1%
National Public Four-Year Default Rate 6%
National Private Four-Year (Not-for-Profit) Default Rate 5.2%
Source: CSU Chancellor's Office, National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES), "The Project on Student Debt (.pdf)" of The Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS), U.S. Department of Education, and The Institute for College Access & Success, College InSight.

Salaries of Baccalaureate Recipients—PayScale (2012)
National average starting median salary of graduates from public universities $41,392
Dominguez Hills graduates' median starting salary $38,000
National average mid-career median salary of graduates from public universities $70,407
Dominguez Hills graduates' mid-career median salary $69,100
Source: "Top State Universities by Salary Potential", PayScale Inc.