2021 Student Population

A total of 3,497 students have enrolled at South Mountain Community College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 1,322 male and 2,175 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 936 full-time students and 2,561 part-time students.
The number of students at South Mountain Community College is very small compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Arizona. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Glendale Community College and Mesa Community College, its population is very small (average population is 13,095).
South Mountain Community College offers online degree/certificate programs and 1,069 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 1,322 male and 2,175 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.61 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
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total3,4979362,561
Men1,322385937
Women2,1755511,624

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 1,994 Hispanic students (57.02%) and 594 White students (16.99%) at South Mountain Community College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at South Mountain Community College.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

Population by Race/Ethnicity at South Mountain Community College
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native932370
Asian1015447
Black or African American497193304
Hispanic1,9946961,298
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander514
White594277317
Two or More Races983959
Race/Ethnicity Unknown993168
Total 3,4971,3222,175

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 2,533 students whose age under twenty five and 591 students whose age is over thirty years old at South Mountain Community College.
Especially, 801 students are younger than eighteen and 31 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at South Mountain Community College.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

Population by Student Age at South Mountain Community College
TotalMenWomen
Total3,497 1,3222,175
Under 18801 267534
18-19793 329464
20-21525 222303
22-24414 161253
25-29372 133239
30-34207 84123
35-39138 4692
40-49139 4396
50-6476 2848
65 and over31 823
unknown1 10
Total 3,497 1,3222,175

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At South Mountain Community College, 2,356 students (67.37% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 1,069 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, 988 students live in Arizona where South Mountain Community College is located in and 75 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
Number of Students
Total3,497
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes1,069
Enrolled Some in Online Classes1,287
Not Enrolled in Online Classes1,141
Online Student Population by Student Location
Number of Students
Total (Enrolled Excl.)1,069
Arizona Residents988
Other State in U.S.75
Outside of U.S.0
Unknown6

Online Enrollment Chart