The data in this section are from Data Mart, unless otherwise noted.

Frequently Asked Questions

In Fall 2019, approximately 92,500 employees worked across the system. Among all employees, 46% were temporary academic faculty, 20% were tenured/tenure track faculty, 32% were classified staff, and 3% were educational administrators.
The California Community Colleges classifies part-time faculty as “temporary” and full-time faculty as “tenured/tenure track.” In Fall 2019, 70% of faculty were temporary and 30% were tenured/tenure track.
In Fall 2019, among all faculty and staff, 7% were African American, 1% Native American, 11% Asian, 21% Hispanic, 1% Pacific Islander, 52% White, 2% two or more races/ethnicities, and 7% unknown.