Student Right-To-Know Act

Student Right-To-Know​

Student Right-To-Know refers to the Student Right-To-Know and Campus Security Act of 1990 (P.L. 101-542), which requires colleges and universities participating in Federal financial aid programs to disclose information about completion and transfer rates.  The intent is to provide prospective students a statistic of comparable effectiveness that they can use to determine their college of choice.

Click on the link that follows to access LATTC and other California community colleges’ completion and transfer rates: California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Student Right-To-Know

The data is based on a cohort (group of students) who are: first-time freshmen, enrolled full-time and are degree-seeking.  These students are identified in a fall term and their outcomes are measured over a period of time.  The tracking period of the cohorts is three (3) years, at which time the Student Right-To-Know rates are calculated and made public.


  • Completion Rate: the total number of students in the cohort who earn either a degree, a certificate, or who successfully completed a two-year-equivalent transfer-preparatory program.
  • Transfer Rate: the total number of cohort non-completers who were identified as having enrolled in another institution.

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