Student Population at UCSB
2021 Student Population
A total of 26,179 students have enrolled at University of California-Santa Barbara - 23,196 undergraduate and 2,983 graduate.
By gender, 11,999 male and 14,180 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 25,254 full-time students and 925 part-time students.
The number of students at University of California-Santa Barbara is large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in California. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of California-Davis, its population is small (average population is 38,253).
University of California-Santa Barbara offers online degree/certificate programs and 25,164 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 11,999 male and 14,180 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.85 to 1 and the ratio is higher (more 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
Gedner Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 8,288 White students (31.66%) and 6,033 Hispanic students (23.05%) at University of California-Santa Barbara(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at University of California-Santa Barbara.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||36||9||27|
|Black or African American||455||168||287|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||31||16||15|
|Two or More Races||2,018||858||1,160|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||17||6||11|
|Black or African American||98||35||63|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||7||4||3|
|Two or More Races||25||13||12|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 23,333 students whose age under twenty five and 937 students whose age is over thirty years old at University of California-Santa Barbara.
Especially, 561 students are younger than eighteen and 5 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at University of California-Santa Barbara.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||1||0||1|
|65 and over||4||1||3|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At University of California-Santa Barbara, 26,149 students (99.89% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 25,164 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, 19,578 students live in California where University of California-Santa Barbara is located in and 2,079 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||25,164||22,425||2,739|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||985||758||227|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||30||13||17|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||25,164||22,425||2,739|
|Other State in U.S.||2,079||1,206||873|
|Outside of U.S.||3,477||2,478||999|