2021 Student Population

A total of 3,338 students have enrolled at Mendocino College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 1,105 male and 2,233 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 799 full-time students and 2,539 part-time students.
The number of students at Mendocino 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 very small (average population is 7,106).
Mendocino College offers online degree/certificate programs and 3,131 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 1,105 male and 2,233 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.49 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 1,547 White students (46.35%) and 1,260 Hispanic students (37.75%) at Mendocino College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Mendocino College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at Mendocino College
American Indian or Alaska Native1364294
Black or African American451629
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander514
Two or More Races641747
Race/Ethnicity Unknown1043866
Total 3,3381,1052,233

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 2,117 students whose age under twenty five and 863 students whose age is over thirty years old at Mendocino College.
Especially, 815 students are younger than eighteen and 63 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Mendocino College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at Mendocino College
Total3,338 1,1052,233
Under 18815 293522
18-19607 213394
20-21378 141237
22-24317 112205
25-29358 103255
30-34262 80182
35-39181 48133
40-49214 52162
50-64143 41102
65 and over63 2241
Total 3,338 1,1052,233

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At Mendocino College, 3,283 students (98.35% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 3,131 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, 3,062 students live in California where Mendocino 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 Classes3,131
Enrolled Some in Online Classes152
Not Enrolled in Online Classes55
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)3,131
California Residents3,062
Other State in U.S.0
Outside of U.S.14

Online Enrollment Chart