2022 Student Population

A total of 15,443 students have enrolled at College of the Canyons (all undergraduate).
By gender, 7,415 male and 8,028 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 5,196 full-time students and 10,247 part-time students.
The number of students at College of the Canyons is large compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Allan Hancock College and Contra Costa College, its population is very large (average population is 10,019).
College of the Canyons offers online degree/certificate programs and 4,553 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 7,415 male and 8,028 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.92 to 1 and the ratio is extremely higher (less women 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

Population by Gender/Attending Status at

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 7,779 Hispanic students (50.37%) and 4,248 White students (27.51%) at College of the Canyons(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at College of the Canyons.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at College of the Canyons
American Indian or Alaska Native27198
Black or African American741350391
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander392118
Two or More Races588267321
Race/Ethnicity Unknown23015377
Total 15,4437,4158,028

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 10,445 students whose age under twenty five and 3,292 students whose age is over thirty years old at College of the Canyons.
Especially, 1,799 students are younger than eighteen and 53 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at College of the Canyons.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at College of the Canyons
Total15,443 7,4158,028
Under 181,799 7361,063
18-194,296 2,0422,254
20-212,462 1,1791,283
22-241,888 937951
25-291,706 825881
30-341,041 502539
35-39696 373323
40-49946 500446
50-64556 296260
65 and over53 2528
Total 15,443 7,4158,028

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At College of the Canyons, 10,663 students (69.05% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 4,553 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, 4,431 students live in California where College of the Canyons is located in and 0 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
Number of Students
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes4,553
Enrolled Some in Online Classes6,110
Not Enrolled in Online Classes4,780
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)4,553
California Residents4,431
Other State in U.S.0
Outside of U.S.16

Online Enrollment Chart