2021 Student Population

A total of 8,521 students have enrolled at Los Medanos College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 3,418 male and 5,103 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 2,894 full-time students and 5,627 part-time students.
The number of students at Los Medanos College is relatively small compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Bakersfield College and Butte College, its population is small (average population is 14,249).
Los Medanos College offers online degree/certificate programs and 706 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 3,418 male and 5,103 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.67 to 1 and the ratio is lower (relatively less 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 3,615 Hispanic students (42.42%) and 1,725 White students (20.24%) at Los Medanos College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Los Medanos College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Los Medanos College
American Indian or Alaska Native18612
Black or African American959358601
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander571938
Two or More Races603224379
Race/Ethnicity Unknown591293298
Total 8,5213,4185,103

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 6,102 students whose age under twenty five and 1,492 students whose age is over thirty years old at Los Medanos College.
Especially, 649 students are younger than eighteen and 29 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Los Medanos College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at Los Medanos College
Total8,521 3,4185,103
Under 18649 271378
18-192,778 1,2871,491
20-211,604 707897
22-241,071 428643
25-29926 329597
30-34534 153381
35-39345 94251
40-49364 89275
50-64220 51169
65 and over29 821
unknown1 10
Total 8,521 3,4185,103

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Los Medanos College, 3,079 students (36.13% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 706 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, 695 students live in California where Los Medanos 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 Classes706
Enrolled Some in Online Classes2,373
Not Enrolled in Online Classes5,442
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)706
California Residents695
Other State in U.S.0
Outside of U.S.1

Online Enrollment Chart