Student Population at ARC
25,422 (all undergraduate)
2021 Student Population
A total of 25,422 students have enrolled at American River College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 10,828 male and 14,594 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 4,989 full-time students and 20,433 part-time students.
The number of students at American River College is very large compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Antelope Valley College and Chabot College, its population is very large (average population is 16,214).
American River College offers online degree/certificate programs and 7,172 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 10,828 male and 14,594 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.74 to 1 and the ratio is average (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.
Gender Distribution Table
Gedner Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 10,194 White students (40.10%) and 6,615 Hispanic students (26.02%) at American River College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at American River College.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||130||50||80|
|Black or African American||1,860||687||1,173|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||245||102||143|
|Two or More Races||1,603||654||949|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 13,598 students whose age under twenty five and 7,834 students whose age is over thirty years old at American River College.
Especially, 1,456 students are younger than eighteen and 160 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at American River College.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||160||62||98|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At American River College, 15,778 students (62.06% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 7,172 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 7,036 students live in California where American River College is located in and 0 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Number of Students|
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||7,172|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||8,606|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||9,644|
|Number of Students|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||7,172|
|Other State in U.S.||0|
|Outside of U.S.||11|