Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura

  • 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 to Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura is Ventura College (1.3 miles away).

Top Placements

Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura places among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 staff97 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment420 students7,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:144:1
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# Full-Time Students420 students1,613 students
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# Undergraduate Students408 students1,490 students
# Graduate Students12 students80 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
2%
13%
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% Hispanic
58%
37%
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% Black
6%
7%
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% White
32%
32%
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% Hawaiian
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.560.73
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College Completion Rate
39%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,200$34,600
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $13,663 is less than the state average of $19,157. The private state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,663$19,157
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%78%
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Median Debt for Graduates$22,407$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,815$5,500
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Acceptance Rate45%85%
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura is Ventura College (1.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 12,928 students | 1.30 Mi4667 Telegraph Rd
    Ventura CA  93003
    (805) 654-6400
    1.3012,928
  • 7,148 students | 7.60 Mi4000 S Rose Ave
    Oxnard CA  93033
    (805) 986-5800
    7.607,148
  • 13,880 students | 22.50 Mi7075 Campus Rd
    Moorpark CA  93021
    (805) 378-1400
    22.5013,880
  • 17,927 students | 28.80 Mi721 Cliff Drive
    Santa Barbara CA  93109
    (805) 965-0581
    28.8017,927
  • 21,034 students | 37.80 Mi6201 Winnetka Ave
    Woodland Hills CA  91371
    (818) 719-6401
    37.8021,034
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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 $19,157 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in California is 86%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

California community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in California is Coastline Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.