Santa Barbara City College

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$1,380

0% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$10,984

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

15.5%

Default Rate

2016 Enrolled Students

16,642

38.9% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

28.4%

648 Graduates

About

Santa Barbara City College is a higher education institution located in Santa Barbara County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Santa Barbara City College were .

In 2016, 3,506 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Santa Barbara City College. 62% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 38% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (1,426 degrees), 1.28 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (1114 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Santa Barbara City College is $1,380, which is $-5,940 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Santa Barbara City College is $1,380, which is $-5,940 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $10,984.

In 2016, 48% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 9% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$1,380

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Santa Barbara City College was $1,380. The cost of tuition at Santa Barbara City College is $-5,940 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,320).

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Average Net Price

$10,984

2016 Value

0.817%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Santa Barbara City College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $10,984. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Santa Barbara City College grew by 0.817%.

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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

$11,650

Room and Board

$1,680

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Santa Barbara City College was of $11,650 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,680. The cost of room and board increased by 4.2% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

48%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

9%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

48% of undergraduate students at Santa Barbara City College received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 4% with respect to 2015, when 50% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Santa Barbara City College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

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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.

15.5%

2015 Default Rate

231

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Santa Barbara City College was 15.5%, which represents 231 out of the 1486 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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Admissions

Santa Barbara City College received N/A undergraduate applications in N/A, which represents a 0% annual growth. Out of those N/A applicants, N/A students were accepted for enrollment, representing a N/A% acceptance rate.

There were 16,642 students enrolled at Santa Barbara City College in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Santa Barbara City College has an overall enrollment yield of N/A%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

N/A%

Acceptance Rate in N/A

N/A

Accepted Out of N/A

In N/A, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Santa Barbara City College was N/A% (N/A admissions from N/A applications). This is approximately the same as the acceptance rate of N/A, which was N/A%. Between N/A and N/A, the number of applicants stayed by N/A%, while admissions stayed by N/A%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Santa Barbara City College in N/A submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Santa Barbara City College has a total enrollment of 16,642 students. The full-time enrollment at Santa Barbara City College is 6,474 students and the part-time enrollment is 10,168. This means that 38.9% of students enrolled at Santa Barbara City College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Santa Barbara City College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 39.6% White, 34.7% Hispanic or Latino, 5.01% Asian, 4.7% Two or More Races, 3.46% Black or African American, 0.318% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.204% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Santa Barbara City College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (19.2%), followed by White Female (18.6%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (17%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

38.9%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Santa Barbara City College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 16,642 students. The full-time enrollment at Santa Barbara City College is 6,474 and the part-time enrollment is 10,168. This means that 38.9% of students enrolled at Santa Barbara City College are enrolled full-time compared with 36.5% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

57%

2016 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 Barbara City College was 57%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (60%), Santa Barbara City College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    6,582

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    5,778

  3. Asian

    834

The enrolled student population at Santa Barbara City College is 39.6% White, 34.7% Hispanic or Latino, 5.01% Asian, 4.7% Two or More Races, 3.46% Black or African American, 0.318% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.204% 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 46.8% White, 24.4% Hispanic or Latino, and 13% 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, 813 students (4.89%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 842 more women than men received degrees from Santa Barbara City College. The majority of degree recipients at Santa Barbara City College are white (1,426 degrees awarded). There were 1.28 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (1114 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Santa Barbara City College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Santa Barbara City College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Interdisciplinary Studies (410 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (1,525 degrees), and Communication Technologies (27 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Santa Barbara City College are Elementary & middle school teachers (215,289 people), Miscellaneous managers (186,234 people), Marketing & sales managers (102,776 people), Secretaries & administrative assistants (70,700 people), and Customer service representatives (70,393 people).

The most specialized majors at Santa Barbara City College are Interdisciplinary Studies (410 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (1,525 degrees), Communication Technologies (27 degrees), Communications (154 degrees), and Human Sciences (73 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Santa Barbara City College are Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Physicians & surgeons, Firstline supervisors of nonretail sales workers, General & operations managers, and Other Sales Workers

The most specialized majors at Santa Barbara City College are Interdisciplinary Studies (410 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (1,525 degrees), Communication Technologies (27 degrees), Communications (154 degrees), and Human Sciences (73 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Santa Barbara City College are Elementary & secondary schools (376,512 people), Hospitals (185,301 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (182,635 people), Computer Systems Design (110,497 people), and Insurance carriers & related activities (104,129 people).

The most specialized majors at Santa Barbara City College are Interdisciplinary Studies (410 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (1,525 degrees), Communication Technologies (27 degrees), Communications (154 degrees), and Human Sciences (73 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 Barbara City College.

Most Common

  1. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  2. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

In N/A, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Santa Barbara City College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 1,332

  2. 2,174

In 2016, 1,332 degrees were awarded to men at Santa Barbara City College, which is 0.613 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (2,174).

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Most Common Male Majors

In N/A, 446 degrees were awarded to men at Santa Barbara City College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.59 times less than the 756 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In N/A, 756 degrees were awarded to women at Santa Barbara City College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.7 times more than the 446 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

14%

100% Completion Time

34%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 14% of students graduating from Santa Barbara City College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 34% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 40% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

American Indian or Alaska Native Female

Highest Graduation Rate (80%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Santa Barbara City College is Female and American Indian or Alaska Native (80% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

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, 0.617% of graduates (4 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,426 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    1,114 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    182 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Santa Barbara City College is white (1,426 degrees awarded). There were 1.28 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (1114 degrees).

1.54% of degree recipients (54 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    879 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino Female

    747 degrees awarded

  3. White Male

    547 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Santa Barbara City College is white female (879 degrees awarded). There were 1.18 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino female (747 degrees).

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Operations

Santa Barbara City College has an endowment valued at nearly $32.9M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $253k (0.77%), compared to the 1.4% average return ($43.5k on $3.12M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2015, Santa Barbara City College had a total expenditure of $168M. Of that $168M, they spent $76M on salaries and $168M on benefits.

Santa Barbara City College employs N/A N/A, N/A N/A, and N/A N/A. Most academics at Santa Barbara City College are N/A (N/A), N/A(N/A), and N/A (N/A).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Santa Barbara City College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 163 employees, Management, with 54 employees, and Service with 50 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$32.9M

2015 Endowment

6.78%

growth from 2014

Santa Barbara City College has an endowment valued at about $32.9M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Santa Barbara City College grew 6.78% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $29.8M higher than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

This line chart shows how the endowment at Santa Barbara City College (in red) compares to that of some similar universities.

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

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $16.3M - Federal

  2. $11.1M - State

  3. $7.31M - Local

As of 2015, Santa Barbara City College received $16.3M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $11.1M from state grants and contracts, and $7.31M from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$76M

Salary Expenditure

$168M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Santa Barbara City College had a total expenditure of $168M. Of that $168M, they spent $76M on salaries and $168M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Santa Barbara City College as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$76M

2015 Salaries

7.45%

growth from 2014

In 2015, Santa Barbara City College paid a median of $76M in salaries, which represents 45.2% of their overall expenditure ($168M) and a 7.45% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 2.56% growth from 2013 and a 1.67% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 17.1M (52.8% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$20.5M

Instructional Salaries

387

Number of Employees

In 2015, Santa Barbara City College paid a total of $20.5M to 387 employees working as instructors, which represents 26.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.44M (31%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

N/A

Most Common Instructor

N/A Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

163 Employees

In N/A, the most common positions for instructional staff at Santa Barbara City College were N/A with N/A employees; N/A with N/A employees; and N/A with N/A employees.

In N/A, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Santa Barbara City College were Office and Administrative Support with 163 employees; Management with 54 employees; and Service with 50 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. N/A

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In N/A, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Santa Barbara City College was N/A with N/A employees, N/A with N/A employees, and N/A with N/A employees.

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

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