Student Success

Course success of SMC students is consistently in the top quartile (25%) of all public two-year colleges nationwide.

College Level Course Success

Source: NCCBP Form 7 (Enrollee Success Rate)

 

SMC is proud of the diverse mix of students served by the college.

Student Race/Ethnicity Data

Source: IPEDS Fall Enrollment & US Census (2010), American Fact Finder

 

SMC student persistence across academic terms is in the top 10% of all public two-year colleges nationwide.

Persistence Rate

Source: NCCBP Executive Report, 2017

 

SMC has demonstrated consistent improvement and continues to exceed the national average in all eight measures of student satisfaction.

Student Satisfaction Table

Note: In a normal distribution, the 75th percentile is .6745 standard deviations above the mean.

Student Satisfaction Chart

Source: Winter 2012, Spring 2015 & Spring 2017 Ruffalo Noel Levitz Student Satisfaction Surveys