2022 Student Population

A total of 29,506 students have enrolled at East Los Angeles College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 13,904 male and 15,602 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 5,033 full-time students and 24,473 part-time students.
The number of students at East Los Angeles 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 College of the Canyons, its population is very large (average population is 8,612).
East Los Angeles College offers online degree/certificate programs and 19,248 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 13,904 male and 15,602 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.89 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 19,174 Hispanic students (64.98%) and 2,873 Race/Ethnicity Unknown students (9.74%) at East Los Angeles College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at East Los Angeles College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at East Los Angeles College
American Indian or Alaska Native583325
Black or African American1,793911882
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander483612
Two or More Races272117155
Race/Ethnicity Unknown2,8732,035838
Total 29,50613,90415,602

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 14,072 students whose age under twenty five and 11,251 students whose age is over thirty years old at East Los Angeles College.
Especially, 2,317 students are younger than eighteen and 163 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at East Los Angeles College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at East Los Angeles College
Total29,506 13,90415,602
Under 182,317 9021,415
18-194,247 2,0082,239
20-213,722 1,6552,067
22-243,786 1,5362,250
25-294,179 1,6252,554
30-342,752 1,1621,590
35-392,088 1,0451,043
40-493,362 1,9451,417
50-642,886 1,927959
65 and over163 9766
unknown4 22
Total 29,506 13,90415,602

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At East Los Angeles College, 21,787 students (73.84% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 19,248 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, 18,812 students live in California where East Los Angeles 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 Classes19,248
Enrolled Some in Online Classes2,539
Not Enrolled in Online Classes7,719
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)19,248
California Residents18,812
Other State in U.S.0
Outside of U.S.235

Online Enrollment Chart