Total Enrollment
5,216 (all undergraduate)
Online Enrollment
Men Students
Women Students

2020 Student Population

A total of 5,216 students have enrolled at Los Angeles Southwest College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 1,500 male and 3,716 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 698 full-time students and 4,518 part-time students.
The number of students at Los Angeles Southwest College is very small compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as College of Alameda and Barstow Community College, its population is relatively small (average population is 7,106).
Los Angeles Southwest College offers online degree/certificate programs and 1,670 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 1,500 male and 3,716 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.40 to 1 and the ratio is very lower (more women 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 2,610 Hispanic students (50.04%) and 1,836 Black or African American students (35.20%) at Los Angeles Southwest College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Los Angeles Southwest College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Los Angeles Southwest College
American Indian or Alaska Native918
Black or African American1,8365051,331
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander936
Two or More Races14843105
Race/Ethnicity Unknown19274118
Total 5,2161,5003,716

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 2,781 students whose age under twenty five and 1,566 students whose age is over thirty years old at Los Angeles Southwest College.
Especially, 773 students are younger than eighteen and 24 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Los Angeles Southwest College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at Los Angeles Southwest College
Total5,216 1,5003,716
Under 18773 289484
18-19634 233401
20-21697 238459
22-24677 187490
25-29869 204665
30-34581 124457
35-39337 68269
40-49403 89314
50-64221 59162
65 and over24 915
Total 5,216 1,5003,716

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Los Angeles Southwest College, 2,988 students (57.29% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 1,670 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, 1,642 students live in California where Los Angeles Southwest 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 Classes1,670
Enrolled Some in Online Classes1,318
Not Enrolled in Online Classes2,228
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)1,670
California Residents1,642
Other State in U.S.0
Outside of U.S.12

Online Enrollment Chart