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OIE TEam Contact Information

Michelle Fowles
Dean, Institutional Effectiveness
(818) 947-2437
fowlesmr@lavc.edu

Agyeman Boateng
Research Analyst
(818) 778-5978
boatenas@lavc.edu

Cathy Jin
Research Analyst
(818) 778-5917
jinck@lavc.edu

Michelle Lin
Research Analyst
(818) 947-7205
linme@lavc.edu

Brandon Lo
Assistant Research Analyst
(818) 947-2434
lobp@lavc.edu

Henry Louie
Assistant Research Analyst
(818) 947-2463
louieh@lavc.edu

Ilene Sutter
Senior Secretary
(818) 947-2686
sutteril@lavc.edu

Requests and Questions:
research@lavc.edu

Office: ACA 2201

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Los Angeles Valley College Fast Facts

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Established: June 1949

Campus: Located on 105 - acres in the eastern San Fernando Valley

Enrollment

Academic Year Annual Headcount Fall Headcount FTES
2018-2019 26,969 17,785 11,841.41
2017-2018 26,624 16,515 12,115.96
2016-2017 27,568 17,500 11,785.80
2015-2016 27,959 19,080 12,018.41
2014-2015 27,880 19,301 11,928.51
2013-2014 28,203 19,174 11,815.13
2012-2013 26,607 19,236 10,789.70

Source: https://datamart.cccco.edu/Students/Student_Term_Annual_Count.aspx; https://datamart.cccco.edu/Students/FTES_Summary.aspx

    

*Click here for more on LAVC Headcount & Demographics

ACADEMIC PROGRAMS

LAVC offers the following awards programs*:

  • 60    AA degrees                      52     Certificates of Achievement
  • 18    AS degrees                      15     Skills Certificates
  • 18    AT degrees                      13      Non-Credit Certificates
  •   7    ST degrees                         

*program count last updated 04/22/19

For a complete list of current programs see the list of Degrees & Certificates or the campus catalog.

Degrees & Certificates Awarded

  • 2018-2019 Awards - 3452 (total)
Count of Awards Granted by Type  
Associate Certificates
AA -760 C -1241
AS - 161 CS - 81
AT - 364 CN - 590
ST - 255 *updated 1/9/20

COURSE OFFERINGS: over 1,400 credit sections (Fall2019)

 

LAVC EMPLOYEES (Headcount)

  Faculty All Other Employees
Employees: 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015
Full-Time 202 202 213 201 186 231 227 225 218 223
Part-Time 441 451 396 432 471 620 667 619 571 501


Source: LACCD Report for Department of Census Survey updated March 2019.

 Institution-Set Standards - (pdf file updated Feburary 2017)

  Institution Set Standard (Floor)

Current

*updated 4/22/19

Success - 66% 66%

69.2%

Fall 2018

Retention (within course)

84%

86.4%

Fall 2018

Persistence

(Fall to Fall- New Students)

43%

56%

Fall 17 Cohort

Degree Awards (count) 788

2,450

2017-18

Certificate Awards  (count) 690

1,261

2017-18

UC & CSU Transfer (count) 702

735 (CSU) - 2017-18

165 (UC) - Fall 2017

189 (UC) - Fall 2018

 

TRANSFERS

  • 189 UC Transfers; 735 CSU Transfers (2018)
  • Top Transfer Institutions: CSUN, CSLA, UCLA, UC Santa Barbara
  • 103 Transfers to Out-of-State (OOS) institutions (2017-2018)
  • 78 Transfers to In-State-Private (ISP) institutions (2017-2018)

 

LAVC Institutional Profile

  • CCCO LAVC Profile
  • IPEDS - Feedback Report 2019
  • SCORECARD
  • Student Success Metrics - CalPass (CCCCO)
  • ASSIST.ORG (course information)
  • School Colors: Green and Yellow
  • Mascot: Monarch Lion
  • Tree Campus USA
  • LAVC Athletics: Baseball, Basketball (Men’s & Women’s), Football, Softball, Soccer (Women’s), Swimming & Diving, Water Polo (Men’s & Women’s)
  • Special Programs
    • ACE (Advanced College Enrollment) – College-level courses for high school students
    • Community Services – Lifelong learning and training classes for the community
    • Continuing Education Noncredit Programs – ESL, learning skills, and licensure classes
    • Cooperative Education – College credit for work experience
    • Extension Program – Professional training programs such as paralegal, legal secretary, human resources, pharmacy technician, clinical medical assistant
    • Job Training – Career training programs
    • PUENTE -
    • Service Learning Program – Extra credit for participating in volunteer activities
    • TAP (Transfer Alliance/Honors Program) – Honors classes for transferring to a university
    • UMOJA -
    • Virtual Valley Online Program – Online and hybrid classes

College Facts

  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC)
  • Member of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC)
  • A Hispanic Serving Institution

Community Colleges Profile & Information

 

 

 

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Closure of Math Science Westside Sidewalk Until May 29

LAVC staff, faculty, and students should be aware that starting on Tuesday, January 28, the sidewalk (that runs north and south) on the westside of the Math Science Building will be temporary closed. The sidewalk will reopen on Friday, May 29. The reason for this closure is due to demolition operations of condemned Bungalows on the Westside of the college campus.

Closure of Math Science Westside Sidewalk Until May 29

The sidewalk that runs north and south on the west side of the Math Science Building will be temporary closed from January 28-May 29.

The slidewalk is being closed due to the activities related to the demolition of the condemned Bungalows westside of the campus near the Math Science Building. Signage will be place to redirect ADA/pedestrian access around the closure.

This project is part of the Bungalow Demolition Project. Read the Bungalow Demolition Construction Notification #3 [PDF]. View photo of the impacted areas [JPG] and site map of the impacted area [PDF]. 

There will be construction equipment noise in the area. However, all noise-related work is restricted between the hours of 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

For more information on the Bungalow Demolition project and this construction activity, please contact Keith Hoard of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0954 or email Keith Hoard.

 




Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 1/24/2020 4:31:00 PM

Temporary Sidewalk Closures Near Music and Theater Arts

LAVC faculty, staff and students should be aware of sidewalk closures effecting Music Building & Theatre Arts from December 9, 2019-January 17, 2020. The closed sidewalks include south of the Music building east entrance, south of Music building between the Motion Picture Studio, east side of Motion Picture Studio, and east side of the Omega Data Center. Directional signage will be placed to route student traffic during this period.

Temporary Sidewalk Closures Near Music and Theater Arts

Starting December 9, 2019, there are sidewalk closures effecting Music & Theatre Arts buildings. Directional signage will be placed to route student traffic during this period.

This work is part of the Energy Infrastructure Improvements (EII) project. Read the EII Construction Notification #14 with diagram [PDF].

The sidewalk closures are located:

  • south of the Music building east entrance,
  • south of Music building between the Motion Picture Studio,
  • east side of Motion Picture Studio, and
  • east side of the Omega Data Center.

There will also be construction related equipment noise in the area. 

Work is expected to be completed by January 17, 2020.

For more information on the EII Project and this construction activity, please contact Michael Dobrotin of Build-LACCD at (714) 345-7655 or email Michael Dobrotin.

 




Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 12/9/2019 8:00:00 AM

Closure of Lot H, Quad Park, and Bungalows 45-47, 50-52, and 48-49 in Preparation for the Energy Infrastructure Improvement Project

LAVC faculty, staff and students should be aware that Lot H, the Quad Park, and Bungalows 45-47, 50-52, and 48-49 will be closed starting on December 6, 2018 and fencing is being installed as part of the Energy Infrastructure Improvements (EII) project. The EII project includes the demolition of Bungalows 45-47 and 50-52 in preparation for the construction of the Thermal Energy Storage Tank (TES), equipment upgrades in the Central Plant, and construction of underground piping for the north loop located at the north end of Monarch Square.

Closure of Lot H, Quad Park, and Bungalows 45-47, 50-52, and 48-49 in Preparation for the Energy Infrastructure Improvement Project

Starting on Thursday, December 6, mobilization will begin for the Energy Infrastructure Improvement (EII) project. The project includes the demolition of Bungalows 45-47 and 50-52 in preparation for the construction of the Thermal Energy Storage Tank (TES), equipment upgrades in the Central Plant, and construction of underground piping for the north loop located at the north end of Monarch Square.

Construction fencing will be erected around Lot H, the Quad Park, and Bungalows 45-47, 50-52, and 48-49. Pedestrian access into the campus will be available on the west side of Lot H as illustrated on this diagram [JPG].

In addition, Lot H will be used for contractor's offices, parking and lay down, and will be closed to campus parking during the duration of the project. 

For more information on the EII Project, please contact Michael Dobrotin of Build-LACCD at (714) 345-7655 or email Michael Dobrotin.

 




Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 12/3/2018 8:00:00 AM

Closure of Southern Portion of Bungalows in preparation for the Bungalow Removal Project

LAVC students, faculty and staff should be aware that the campus bungalows along Burbank Boulevard are permanently closed as of August 23, 2018. New fencing has been installed around groups of bungalows until they are demolished. There are designated pedestrian pathways through the area to allow for pedestrian access into the campus from Burbank Boulevard and from Parking Lot H.

Closure of Southern Portion of Bungalows in preparation for the Bungalow Removal Project

In preparation for an upcoming Bungalow Removal Project, most of the bungalows along Burbank Boulevard have been permanently closed. 

The new fencing has been installed around groups of bungalows until they are demolished. There are designated pedestrian pathways through the area to allow for pedestrian access into the campus from Burbank Boulevard and from Parking Lot H, as illustrated on the LAVC Campus Map.

In addition, College Sheriff personnel will continue to patrol the area. If you see any suspicious activity, please report it to the LAVC Sheriff's Office at (818) 947-2433. 

For more information regarding this project, contact Tom Lopez in Maintenance & Operations at (818) 947-2301.

 




Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 8/23/2018 8:00:00 AM

Installation of the Valley Academic and Cultural Center Construction Fencing, Permanent Closure of Parking Lot C & Restriping of Parking Lot B 

LAVC faculty, staff and students should be aware that activities related to the construction of the new Valley Academic and Cultural Center (VACC) begins on September 10, 2016. Parking Lot B will be restriped to delete parking stalls and create a east-west roadway in the lot, and new construction fencing for the VACC project will be installed, and Parking Lot C will permanently close.

Installation of the Valley Academic and Cultural Center Construction Fencing, Permanent Closure of Parking Lot C & Restriping of Parking Lot B 

Starting Saturday, September 10, activities related to the construction of the new Valley Academic and Cultural Center (VACC) will begin.

Parking Lot B will be restriped to delete parking stalls and create a east-west roadway in the lot. In addition, new construction fencing for the VACC project will be installed, and Parking Lot C will permanently close. In Parking lot B, a number of parking stalls will be removed, and a new vehicle access lane will be striped to create a new two-lane vehicle pathway north of a new temporary construction fence starting September 10.

Following that, new construction fencing will be installed that will permanently close Lot C, and the current pedestrian pathways between the Music Building and Campus Drive to Parking Lot B will not be accessible. New paths will be identified / added to facilitate pedestrian traffic around the construction site. Please refer to this map [JPG].

For more information on the VACC project and this construction activity, please contact Keith Hoard of Build-LACCD at (818) 756-0954 or email Keith Hoard.

 




Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 9/9/2016 8:00:00 AM