Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria

303 E Plaza Dr Ste 1, Santa Maria
CA, 93454
Tel: (805)922-8256
225 students
Private for-profit
In 1980, SBBCollege opened a campus in Santa Maria to better serve students in northern Santa Barbara County and San Luis Obispo County. The Santa Maria college campus quickly became a local college favorite along the central coast. The campus offers computer and medical labs and a learning resource center. Our technical college in Santa Maria serves the communities of santa maria, lompoc, arroyo grande, grover beach, nipomo, oceano, pismo beach, solvang, santa ynez, buellton, casmalia, guadalupe, los alamos, los olivos, new cuyama, san luis obispo, santa margarita, paso robles, morro bay, los osos, creston, bradley, atascadero, and other nearby areas. At Santa Barbara Business College, helping students prepare for new careers begins with an initial interview. By taking the time to personally meet with you, our representatives can help you discover a clear path for your field of study. Our staff is trained to listen to each student's personal interests and goals. After evaluating your needs, we will review the curriculum that is most appropriate for you, to provide the best opportunities for success in today's job market.
School Highlights:
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria serves 225 students (79% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria is one of 3 community colleges within Santa Barbara County, CA.
The nearest community college is Allan Hancock College (0.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 225 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
225 students
1,287 students
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
178 students
832 students
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 47 students 1,021 students
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria sch enrollment Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
3%
1%
% Hispanic
67%
7%
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
4%
12%
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria Black (2006-2012)
% White
23%
66%
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria More (2008-2011)
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria sch ethnicity Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.50 0.45
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,674 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,674 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,674 $5,890
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,674 $10,050
Santa Barbara Business College-Santa Maria Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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