Measuring the Value of the CSU

Contributions to the Public Good

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

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 Pomona % of
CSU
CSU % of
State
Bachelor's 3,9405%76,42745%
Master's5053%19,51728%
Doctoral00%2081%
Total4,4455%96,15238%

BACHELOR'S DEGREE AWARDS 2011-12
By Racial and Ethnic Background Pomona % of
CSU
CSU % of
State
African American / Black1274%3,40246%
American Indian / Alaskan Native133%47041%
Asian1,0539%12,18935%
Hispanic1,1026%18,63757%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander254%62059%
White1,0104%28,01843%
Two or More Races613%1,77174%
Race and Ethnicity Unknown3474%8,45847%
Non-Resident Alien2027%2,86244%
Total3,9405%76,42745%
In High Demand Fields Pomona % of
CSU
CSU % of
State
Hospitality and Tourism23138%61295%
Agriculture16318%91472%
Engineering73217%4,33147%
Business and Professional Services1,2598%16,11950%
Information Technology907%1,28428%
Life Science2783%8,22439%

REGULAR AND INTERNSHIP CREDENTIALS 2010-11
  Pomona % of
CSU
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Single Subject1234%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Multiple Subject732%
First-Time/New Type Credentials Issued, Educ. Specialist1176%
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)
Pomona Undergraduates 18,726
Pomona Undergraduate Pell Grant Recipients 7,770
Pomona Pell Percentage of Undergraduates 41%
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)
Pomona Bachelor's Degrees 3,940
Pomona Pell Grant Bachelor's Degree Recipients 2,110
Pomona Pell Percentage of Bachelor's Degrees 54%
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
Pomona average tuition and fee "sticker" charged to all full-time undergraduates in AY 2011-12 $6,106
Pomona average tuition and fee "net" paid by full-time undergraduates in AY 2011-12 $2,796
Pomona "Net" percent of "Sticker" Tuition & Fees for full-time undergraduates in AY 2011-12 46%
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
Pomona Percentage 49%
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
Pomona Average $17,019
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
Pomona Default Rate 3.4%
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
Pomona graduates' median starting salary $46,800
National average mid-career median salary of graduates from public universities $70,407
Pomona graduates' mid-career median salary $93,000
Source: "Top State Universities by Salary Potential", PayScale Inc.