2021 Student Population

A total of 17,521 students have enrolled at Los Angeles Pierce College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 7,269 male and 10,252 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 4,697 full-time students and 12,824 part-time students.
The number of students at Los Angeles Pierce College is very large compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as American River College and Antelope Valley College, its population is average (average population is 17,616).
Los Angeles Pierce College offers online degree/certificate programs and 2,012 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 7,269 male and 10,252 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 8,626 Hispanic students (49.23%) and 4,927 White students (28.12%) at Los Angeles Pierce College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Los Angeles Pierce College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Los Angeles Pierce College
American Indian or Alaska Native19613
Black or African American744302442
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander231013
Two or More Races649269380
Race/Ethnicity Unknown772372400
Total 17,5217,26910,252

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 11,621 students whose age under twenty five and 3,543 students whose age is over thirty years old at Los Angeles Pierce College.
Especially, 1,568 students are younger than eighteen and 158 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Los Angeles Pierce College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at Los Angeles Pierce College
Total17,521 7,26910,252
Under 181,568 632936
18-194,457 2,0492,408
20-213,049 1,3881,661
22-242,547 1,0771,470
25-292,355 8861,469
30-341,191 462729
35-39756 268488
40-49852 256596
50-64586 183403
65 and over158 6890
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Total 17,521 7,26910,252

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Los Angeles Pierce College, 6,781 students (38.70% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 2,012 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, 1,978 students live in California where Los Angeles Pierce 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 Classes2,012
Enrolled Some in Online Classes4,769
Not Enrolled in Online Classes10,740
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)2,012
California Residents1,978
Other State in U.S.0
Outside of U.S.18

Online Enrollment Chart