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Homeless Youth College-Going Rate

The latest DataQuest report on California's homeless youth college-going rate (CGR) for California public high school.

This report displays the CGR for California public high school homeless youth by Race/Ethnicity for the 2017–18 school year.

Race / Ethnicity High School Completers High School Completers Enrolled In College College-Going Rate Enrolled In College
(In-State)
Enrolled In College
(Out-of-State)
No Record of College Enrollment
African American 1,442 692 48.0% 613 79 750
American Indian or Alaska Native 128 45 35.2% 38 7 83
Asian 601 454 75.5% 444 10 147
Filipino 347 210 60.5% 203 7 137
Hispanic or Latino 10,549 5,201 49.3% 5,036 165 5,348
Pacific Islander 107 55 51.4% 50 5 52
White 2,162 1,023 47.3% 929 94 1,139
Two or More Races 375 203 54.1% 184 19 172
Not Reported 81 33 40.7% 33 0 48
Report Totals 15,792 7,916 50.1% 7,530 386 7,876


For greater filtering capabilities please visit the DataQuest report, 2017-18 College-Going Rate for California High School Students and follow these steps:

  • Select "Report Options and Filters" to narrow the data report
    • Under "Report Selection", the Report type, County, and Year can be changed as desired.
    • Under "Report Filters", the School Type, Gender, English Learner, Disability can be selected as desired
    • Under "Program Subgroups" select "Homeless"

Display Options will vary depending on the report. Options include viewing the data as percents or numbers or sorting the data by column ascending or descending.

Source: California high school completion data was obtained from the California Department of Education (CALPADS) Operational Data Store (ODS) and End of Year (EOY) 3 submissions. Postsecondary enrollment data was obtained from the NSC through student-level data matches with CALPADS high school completion data.

Questions: Data Reporting Office | dro@cde.ca.gov | 916-327-0219 
Last Reviewed: Tuesday, July 6, 2021