Student Population at Cerritos
18,656 (all undergraduate)
2022 Student Population
A total of 18,656 students have enrolled at Cerritos College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 8,592 male and 10,064 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 6,735 full-time students and 11,921 part-time students.
The number of students at Cerritos College is very large compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Cabrillo College and Chabot College, its population is very large (average population is 12,098).
Cerritos College offers online degree/certificate programs and 7,532 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 8,592 male and 10,064 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.85 to 1 and the ratio is higher (more men students at the school) (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 13,015 Hispanic students (69.76%) and 1,717 White students (9.20%) at Cerritos College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Cerritos College.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||58||24||34|
|Black or African American||1,202||511||691|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||61||37||24|
|Two or More Races||414||190||224|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 10,994 students whose age under twenty five and 4,748 students whose age is over thirty years old at Cerritos College.
Especially, 884 students are younger than eighteen and 88 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Cerritos College.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||88||52||36|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Cerritos College, 14,639 students (78.47% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 7,532 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, 7,479 students live in California where Cerritos College is located in and 0 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Number of Students|
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||7,532|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||7,107|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||4,017|
|Number of Students|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||7,532|
|Other State in U.S.||0|
|Outside of U.S.||33|