2021 Student Population

A total of 8,720 students have enrolled at Cuyamaca College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 3,607 male and 5,113 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 1,646 full-time students and 7,074 part-time students.
The number of students at Cuyamaca College is relatively small compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Allan Hancock College and Cuesta College, its population is small (average population is 13,381).
Cuyamaca College offers online degree/certificate programs and 3,063 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 3,607 male and 5,113 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.71 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

Population by Gender/Attending Status at

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 4,040 White students (46.33%) and 2,909 Hispanic students (33.36%) at Cuyamaca College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Cuyamaca College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Cuyamaca College
American Indian or Alaska Native582236
Black or African American463203260
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander371720
Two or More Races453169284
Race/Ethnicity Unknown288118170
Total 8,7203,6075,113

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 5,335 students whose age under twenty five and 2,303 students whose age is over thirty years old at Cuyamaca College.
Especially, 787 students are younger than eighteen and 99 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Cuyamaca College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at Cuyamaca College
Total8,720 3,6075,113
Under 18787 260527
18-191,922 936986
20-211,474 662812
22-241,152 503649
25-291,082 446636
30-34711 266445
35-39456 146310
40-49606 199407
50-64431 136295
65 and over99 5346
Total 8,720 3,6075,113

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Cuyamaca College, 5,599 students (64.21% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 3,063 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, 3,034 students live in California where Cuyamaca 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 Classes3,063
Enrolled Some in Online Classes2,536
Not Enrolled in Online Classes3,121
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)3,063
California Residents3,034
Other State in U.S.0
Outside of U.S.6

Online Enrollment Chart