Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura

4839 Market Street
Ventura, CA 93003-0000
Tel: (805)339-2999
  • The Santa Barbara Business College Ventura campus opened in 2003. The original campus on Market Street in Ventura was soon outgrown and expanded in the nearby community. The Ventura college campus offers computer and medical labs and a learning resource center. 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-Ventura serves 420 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 68%.
  • Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura is one of 4 community colleges within Ventura County, CA.
  • The nearest community college is Ventura College (1.30 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 1250% over five years.
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura(CA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty27 staff92 staff
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 420 has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 241:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment420 students7,516 students
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:144:1
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students420 students1,613 students
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students408 students1,490 students
# Graduate Students12 students80 students
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Graduation BreakDown CA All Graduation Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
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Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2010)
% Asian
2%
13%
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
58%
37%
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
6%
7%
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Black (2007-2016)
% White
32%
32%
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
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Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Hawaiian (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura More (2010-2016)
% Non Resident races
1%
3%
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Non Resident (2014-2016)
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.0.560.73
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
39%
29%
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2011)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,200$34,900
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $13,663 is less than the state average of $18,802. The private state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,663$18,802
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%78%
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$22,408$9,500
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,816$5,500
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate45%96%
Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For California public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,636 per year for in-state students and $6,797 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,802 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in California is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

California community colleges have a 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. of 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in California is Berkeley City College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.