2021 Student Population

A total of 18,693 students have enrolled at Diablo Valley College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 8,715 male and 9,978 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 6,709 full-time students and 11,984 part-time students.
The number of students at Diablo Valley College is very large 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 very large (average population is 12,383).
Diablo Valley College offers online degree/certificate programs and 1,796 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 8,715 male and 9,978 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.87 to 1 and the ratio is higher (more 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 5,652 White students (30.24%) and 4,982 Hispanic students (26.65%) at Diablo Valley College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Diablo Valley College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Diablo Valley College
American Indian or Alaska Native26818
Black or African American906390516
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander784038
Two or More Races1,511689822
Race/Ethnicity Unknown1,792886906
Total 18,6938,7159,978

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 12,583 students whose age under twenty five and 3,873 students whose age is over thirty years old at Diablo Valley College.
Especially, 1,194 students are younger than eighteen and 127 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Diablo Valley College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at Diablo Valley College
Total18,693 8,7159,978
Under 181,194 504690
18-195,163 2,6092,554
20-213,633 1,8651,768
22-242,593 1,2351,358
25-292,237 1,0281,209
30-341,325 567758
35-39844 331513
40-49914 305609
50-64663 214449
65 and over127 5770
Total 18,693 8,7159,978

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Diablo Valley College, 7,768 students (41.56% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 1,796 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, 1,725 students live in California where Diablo Valley 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 Classes1,796
Enrolled Some in Online Classes5,972
Not Enrolled in Online Classes10,925
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)1,796
California Residents1,725
Other State in U.S.0
Outside of U.S.16

Online Enrollment Chart