Cerro Coso Community College

Cerro Coso Community College Demographics & Diversity Report

Who is the typical student at Cerro Coso Community College? College Factual wanted to know the facts so we ran the numbers. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, age and location diversity of college campuses accross the country. See how Cerro Coso Community College fared in our 2021 diversity report.

Cerro Coso Community College Student Population

5,607 Total Students

How Many Students Attend Cerro Coso Community College?

Cerro Coso Community College total enrollment is approximately 5,607 students.

Cerro Coso Community College Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Cerro Coso Community College undergraduate population is made up of 52% women, and 48% men.


For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Cerro Coso Community College Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

Race/Ethnicity Number
White 366
Hispanic 324
Black or African American 83
Multi-Ethnic 61
Asian 44
Unknown 30
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5
International 1

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Above Average in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Cerro Coso Community College achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #837 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  837 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  76.20 out of 100
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High overall diversity means a high variety of students of different races, ethnicities, ages, and genders, from all parts of the country and abroad.

How Does Cerro Coso Community College Diversity Compare to National Averages?


Cerro Coso Community College overall diversity is higher than the national average, although some aspects of their diversity may be stronger than others.

Extremely Racially/Ethnically Diverse

60% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Cerro Coso Community College is ranked 464 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  464 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  87.78 out of 100
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High racial/ethnic diversity in the student body means plenty of opportunities to interact with and learn from students with different backgrounds and cultures than you.

Cerro Coso Community College Racial Demographics:

Race/Ethnicity Number
Hispanic 2,338
White 2,090
Black or African American 382
Multi-Ethnic 294
Asian 246
Unknown 124
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 25
International 4

Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Cerro Coso Community College ranks 502 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  502 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  86.78 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.


There are approximately 3,383 female students and 2,224 male students at Cerro Coso Community College.

International Students at Cerro Coso Community College

Students from 6 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from Haiti, Argentina, and Japan.

Learn more about international students at Cerro Coso Community College.

High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
21.24% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  96.45 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Cerro Coso Community College, 21.24% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

Student Age Group Amount
35 and over 1,537
25-29 966
30-34 689
18-19 655
22-24 635
20-21 561
Under 18 0

Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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