2022 Student Population

A total of 5,631 students have enrolled at Contra Costa College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 2,227 male and 3,404 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 1,353 full-time students and 4,278 part-time students.
The number of students at Contra Costa College is very small compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Allan Hancock College and College of the Canyons, its population is small (average population is 11,000).
Contra Costa College offers online degree/certificate programs and 3,860 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 2,227 male and 3,404 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.65 to 1 and the ratio is lower (relatively less 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

Population by Gender/Attending Status at

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 2,603 Hispanic students (46.23%) and 1,083 Asian students (19.23%) at Contra Costa College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Contra Costa College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Contra Costa College
American Indian or Alaska Native853
Black or African American816312504
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander351124
Two or More Races332154178
Race/Ethnicity Unknown1456085
Total 5,6312,2273,404

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 3,631 students whose age under twenty five and 1,321 students whose age is over thirty years old at Contra Costa College.
Especially, 812 students are younger than eighteen and 39 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Contra Costa College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at Contra Costa College
Total5,631 2,2273,404
Under 18812 339473
18-191,217 624593
20-21875 421454
22-24727 300427
25-29679 218461
30-34472 122350
35-39314 77237
40-49317 65252
50-64179 50129
65 and over39 1128
Total 5,631 2,2273,404

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Contra Costa College, 5,119 students (90.91% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 3,860 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, 3,740 students live in California where Contra Costa College 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 Classes3,860
Enrolled Some in Online Classes1,259
Not Enrolled in Online Classes512
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)3,860
California Residents3,740
Other State in U.S.0
Outside of U.S.9

Online Enrollment Chart