2021 Student Population

A total of 15,325 students have enrolled at Cypress College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 6,328 male and 8,997 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 5,268 full-time students and 10,057 part-time students.
The number of students at Cypress College is relatively small compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Bakersfield College and Butte College, its population is relatively large (average population is 13,568).
Cypress College offers online degree/certificate programs and 1,452 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 6,328 male and 8,997 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.70 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 7,554 Hispanic students (49.29%) and 3,756 Asian students (24.51%) at Cypress College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Cypress College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Cypress College
American Indian or Alaska Native27918
Black or African American579262317
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander602040
Two or More Races711321390
Race/Ethnicity Unknown334147187
Total 15,3256,3288,997

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 10,484 students whose age under twenty five and 2,485 students whose age is over thirty years old at Cypress College.
Especially, 1,073 students are younger than eighteen and 34 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Cypress College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at Cypress College
Total15,325 6,3288,997
Under 181,073 443630
18-193,871 1,7282,143
20-212,959 1,3091,650
22-242,581 1,0841,497
25-292,356 8871,469
30-341,097 379718
35-39547 179368
40-49562 210352
50-64245 91154
65 and over34 1816
Total 15,325 6,3288,997

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Cypress College, 5,883 students (38.39% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 1,452 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, 1,438 students live in California where Cypress College is located in and 4 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
Number of Students
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes1,452
Enrolled Some in Online Classes4,431
Not Enrolled in Online Classes9,442
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)1,452
California Residents1,438
Other State in U.S.4
Outside of U.S.0

Online Enrollment Chart