Colleges in Santa Barbara, California Statistics

Santa Barbara is a city in California. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 202,401 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, six colleges are active for serving college programs in Santa Barbara, California. In addition, there are 9 colleges located within 30 miles from Santa Barbara.
By school types, there are two public and four private schools. By school levels, there are five 4-years (or high) schools and one 2-4 years schools (community colleges) based on the IPEDS data.
Four schools offer undergraduate programs and four schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Santa Barbara, California is $19,509 for California residents and $27,196 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 47.50% and the average SAT score is 1,285. A total of 43,306 students enrolled in schools in Santa Barbara, California, of which 2,463 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

Colleges in Santa Barbara, Comparison Table

The following table lists 6 colleges located in Santa Barbara and 4 schools near Santa Barbara, California ordered by distance from Santa Barbara. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
You can sort the table by column by clicking/touching column titles. The colleges in light blue rows are located in the city limit and other schools are not located in, but near the city.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity CollegesTechnical Colleges
College NameDistance From Santa BarbaraUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance RateSAT Score
Fielding Graduate University
Santa Barbara, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
0.18 miles$17,295989--$17,296--
The Santa Barbara and Ventura Colleges of Law at Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
0.90 miles-74-----
Antioch University-Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
1.53 miles$18,120344-3 to 1$19,303--
Santa Barbara City College
Santa Barbara, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
1.96 miles$8,22614,64641%27 to 1---
Westmont College
Santa Barbara, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
3.62 miles$48,1801,27779%11 to 1-65.00%1,215
University of California-Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
Public, 4 years
four-years
7.25 miles$44,16025,97683%22 to 1$28,67030.00%1,355
Pacifica Graduate Institute
Carpinteria, CA
Private, 4 years
four-years
7.99 miles$26,949871--$26,950--
International Sports Sciences Association
Carpinteria, CA
Private, 2-4 years
valid
13.64 miles$10,107310-22 to 1---
Lu Ross Academy
Ventura, CA
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
26.47 miles$18,92019968%20 to 1---
Ventura College
Ventura, CA
Public, 2-4 years
valid
29.85 miles$7,39813,31238%30 to 1---
Average-$27,19643,30668%16 to 1$21,75647.50%1,285