Top Santa Barbara County Community Colleges

  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 top community colleges in Santa Barbara County, California, serving 29,178 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in California is 86% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 36:1.

Top Santa Barbara County Community Colleges (2020)

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