Student Population at Cerritos
20,406 (all undergraduate)
2021 Student Population
A total of 20,406 students have enrolled at Cerritos College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 9,188 male and 11,218 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 8,240 full-time students and 12,166 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 Bakersfield College and Butte College, its population is very large (average population is 13,060).
Cerritos College offers online degree/certificate programs and 9,185 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 9,188 male and 11,218 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.82 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 14,295 Hispanic students (70.05%) and 1,652 White students (8.10%) 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||55||31||24|
|Black or African American||1,309||550||759|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||75||40||35|
|Two or More Races||459||214||245|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 12,354 students whose age under twenty five and 4,720 students whose age is over thirty years old at Cerritos College.
Especially, 921 students are younger than eighteen and 69 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||69||41||28|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Cerritos College, 17,308 students (84.82% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 9,185 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, 9,075 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||9,185|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||8,123|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||3,098|
|Number of Students|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||9,185|
|Other State in U.S.||0|
|Outside of U.S.||78|