Santa Ana College

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$1,104
0% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$6,757
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
8.98%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
27,052
18.9% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
24%
311 Graduates

About

Santa Ana College is a higher education institution located in Orange County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Santa Ana College were Occupational Therapist Assistant (23 degrees awarded).

In 2019, 6,551 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Santa Ana College. 55.1% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 44.9% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was hispanic or latino (4,611 degrees), 6.34 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (727 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Santa Ana College is $1,104, which is $−6,720 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Santa Ana College is $1,104, which is $−6,720 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $6,757.

In 2019, 40% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 1% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$1,104
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Santa Ana College was $1,104. The cost of tuition at Santa Ana College is $−6,720 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

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Average Net Price

$6,757
2019 Value
1.11%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Santa Ana College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $6,757. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Santa Ana College grew by 1.11%.

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Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

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Other Student Expenses

$13,780
Room and Board
$1,916
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Santa Ana College was of $13,780 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,916. The cost of room and board increased by 3.69% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies increased by 3.34% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

40%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
1%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

40% of undergraduate students at Santa Ana College received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a decline of 2.44% with respect to 2018, when 41% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
8.98%
2017 Default Rate
15
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Santa Ana College was 8.98%, which represents 15 out of the 167 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Santa Ana College has a total enrollment of 27,052 students. The full-time enrollment at Santa Ana College is 5,110 students and the part-time enrollment is 21,942. This means that 18.9% of students enrolled at Santa Ana College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Santa Ana College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 56.1% Hispanic or Latino, 17.2% White, 7.49% Asian, 1.37% Two or More Races, 1.23% Black or African American, 0.233% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.225% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Santa Ana College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Female (39.7%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (32.7%) and White Male (4.87%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

18.9%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Santa Ana College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 27,052 students. The full-time enrollment at Santa Ana College is 5,110 and the part-time enrollment is 21,942. This means that 18.9% of students enrolled at Santa Ana College are enrolled full-time compared with 34.9% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

N/A%
N/A Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Santa Ana College was N/A%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Santa Ana College had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    15,180
  2. White
    4,649
  3. Asian
    2,027

The enrolled student population at Santa Ana College is 56.1% Hispanic or Latino, 17.2% White, 7.49% Asian, 1.37% Two or More Races, 1.23% Black or African American, 0.233% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.225% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 44% White, 26.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 4,075 students (15.1%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 671 more women than men received degrees from Santa Ana College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Santa Ana College is hispanic or latino (4,611 degrees awarded). There were 6.34 times more hispanic or latino graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (727 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Santa Ana College is Occupational Therapist Assistant (23 degrees awarded), followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Santa Ana College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Human Sciences (421 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (2,695 degrees), and Protective Services (595 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Santa Ana College are Police officers (135,068 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (100,303 people), Other managers (77,146 people), Social workers, all other (45,614 people), and Construction managers (43,886 people).

The most specialized majors at Santa Ana College are Human Sciences (421 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (2,695 degrees), Protective Services (595 degrees), Library Science (22 degrees), and Precision Production (155 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Santa Ana College are Dentists, Physicians, Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, Chief executives & legislators, and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers

The most specialized majors at Santa Ana College are Human Sciences (421 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (2,695 degrees), Protective Services (595 degrees), Library Science (22 degrees), and Precision Production (155 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Santa Ana College are Justice, public order, & safety activities (330,184 people), Elementary & secondary schools (229,458 people), Construction (112,213 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (68,668 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (64,487 people).

The most specialized majors at Santa Ana College are Human Sciences (421 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (2,695 degrees), Protective Services (595 degrees), Library Science (22 degrees), and Precision Production (155 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Santa Ana College.
Most Common
  1. 23 degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Santa Ana College was Occupational Therapist Assistant with 23 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

2,940
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
3,611
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 2,940 degrees were awarded to men at Santa Ana College, which is 0.814 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (3,611).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 797 degrees were awarded to men at Santa Ana College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.587 times less than the 1358 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 1358 degrees were awarded to women at Santa Ana College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.7 times more than the 797 male recipients with that same degree.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Female
Highest Graduation Rate (57.1%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Santa Ana College is Female and Asian (57.1% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 1.61% of graduates (5 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    4,611 degrees awarded
  2. Asian
    727 degrees awarded
  3. White
    608 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Santa Ana College is hispanic or latino (4,611 degrees awarded). There were 6.34 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, asian (727 degrees).

2.69% of degree recipients (176 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. Hispanic or Latino Female
    2,648 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino Male
    1,963 degrees awarded
  3. Asian Female
    388 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Santa Ana College is hispanic or latino female (2,648 degrees awarded). There were 1.35 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino male (1,963 degrees).

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Operations

Santa Ana College has an endowment valued at nearly $6.07M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $3.91M (64.4%), compared to the 5.92% average return ($255k on $4.3M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2019, Santa Ana College had a total salary expenditure of $N/A. Santa Ana College employs 248 Instructors, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Santa Ana College are Female Instructors (139), Male Instructors(109), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Santa Ana College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 111 employees, Service, with 53 employees, and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 49 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$6.07M
2019 Endowment
2.57%
growth from 2018

Santa Ana College has an endowment valued at about $6.07M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Santa Ana College grew 2.57% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $1.77M higher than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $0 - Federal
  2. $0 - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Santa Ana College received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$68.7M
2019 Salaries
13.5%
decline from 2018

In 2019, Santa Ana College paid a median of $68.7M in salaries, which represents NaNM% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 13.5% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.07% growth from 2017 and a 11.7% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.6M (44.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$27.8M
Instructional Salaries
248
Number of Employees

In 2019, Santa Ana College paid a total of $27.8M to 248 employees working as instructors, which represents 40.4% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.1M (30.7%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor
Most Common Instructor
248 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
111 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Santa Ana College were Instructor with 248 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Santa Ana College were Office and Administrative Support with 111 employees; Service with 53 employees; and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 49 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Instructor
  2. Male Instructor
  3. false

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Santa Ana College was Female Instructor with 139 employees, Male Instructor with 109 employees, and false with 0 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Santa Ana College.

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