Mt San Antonio College

School Highlights

Mt San Antonio College serves 29,346 students (35% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 43:1 is lower than the state community college average of 45:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.

Top Rankings

Mt San Antonio College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 689 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Mt San Antonio College(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High TraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty689 staff149 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Mt San Antonio College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has increased from 36:1 over five years.
The Mt San Antonio College diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment29,346 students8,598 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio43:145:1
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# Full-Time Students10,238 students2,015 students
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# Part-Time Students19,108 students6,583 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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1%
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% Asian
18%
12%
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% Hispanic
62%
43%
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% Black
4%
7%
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% White
10%
25%
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% Two or more races
3%
4%
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% Non Resident races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.73
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College Completion Rate
32%
31%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,000$34,600
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $1,346 is less than the state average of $1,458. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $7,422 is more than the state average of $6,710. The out-state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$1,346$1,458
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Out-State Tuition Fees$7,422$6,710
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid71%76%
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Median Debt for Graduates$6,750$10,063
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,500$5,751
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Mt. San Antonio College is among the largest of 112 community colleges in California. Located in the city of Walnut, Mt. SAC serves 17 communities and a million residents in the bustling San Gabriel Valley. Since the College opened its doors in 1946, Mt. SAC has provided high quality and affordable educational opportunities to more than a million students of all ages from all over the world. Today, the College offers more than 200 degree and certificate programs through a semester system. Mt. SAC remains committed to academic excellence and preparing its students for success in today's diverse economic, professional and cultural sectors. Mt. SAC has become a College of Champions—a state and national leader in a number of disciplines, including communication, technology, business, science, health care, athletics, the performing and fine arts, and aviation. Many Mt. SAC alumni have distinguished themselves in both the private and public sectors. The College is home to the renowned Mt. SAC Relays, the world's largest and most prestigious track and field invitational. Situated on 400 sprawling acres, the scenic campus is undergoing a major expansion effort to keep pace with the growing need for state-of-the-art facilities and technology. These enhancements support the College's ongoing commitment to complement quality instruction with a learning environment that enhances student success. It's also another reason Mt. SAC has become one of the finest colleges in America.

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Did You Know?
For California public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,458 per year for in-state students and $6,710 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $19,155 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in California is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

California community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is equal to the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in California is Coastline Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.