Total Enrollment
20,850 (all undergraduate)
Online Enrollment
Men Students
Women Students

2020 Student Population

A total of 20,850 students have enrolled at College of the Canyons (all undergraduate).
By gender, 11,280 male and 9,570 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 6,075 full-time students and 14,775 part-time students.
The number of students at College of the Canyons is very large compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as College of Alameda and Barstow Community College, its population is very large (average population is 6,232).
College of the Canyons offers online degree/certificate programs and 2,227 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 11,280 male and 9,570 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 1.18 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 10,004 Hispanic students (47.98%) and 6,275 White students (30.10%) 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 Native894346
Black or African American1,157678479
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander583424
Two or More Races387209178
Race/Ethnicity Unknown505388117
Total 20,85011,2809,570

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 12,738 students whose age under twenty five and 5,614 students whose age is over thirty years old at College of the Canyons.
Especially, 1,621 students are younger than eighteen and 59 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
Total20,850 11,2809,570
Under 181,621 682939
18-194,821 2,3562,465
20-213,359 1,7521,607
22-242,937 1,4551,482
25-292,497 1,3901,107
30-341,418 869549
35-391,096 698398
40-491,886 1,281605
50-641,155 758397
65 and over59 3821
unknown1 10
Total 20,850 11,2809,570

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At College of the Canyons, 7,084 students (33.98% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 2,227 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, 2,198 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 Classes2,227
Enrolled Some in Online Classes4,857
Not Enrolled in Online Classes13,766
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)2,227
California Residents2,198
Other State in U.S.0
Outside of U.S.3

Online Enrollment Chart