Santa Barbara County Community Colleges

There are 3 community colleges in Santa Barbara County, California, serving 29,312 students.
For California community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,964 per year for in-state students and $7,315 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,947 per year (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in California is 84% (view national acceptance rates).
California community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.52 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 37:1.

Santa Barbara County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • 10,352 students800 South College Drive
    Santa MariaCA 93454
    (805)922-6966
    10,352
  • 194 students303 E Plaza Dr Ste 1
    Santa MariaCA 93454
    (805)922-8256
    194
  • 18,766 students721 Cliff Drive
    Santa BarbaraCA 93109
    (805)965-0581
    18,766
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