Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Mt. SAC are primarily Hispanic with a smaller Asian population. The school has medium racial diversity. 88% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Mt. San Antonio College has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and is eligible for federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve Hispanic Americans.

The college is an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI) and is recognized for serving Asian Americans and Native American Pacific Islanders.

Racial demographics of Mt. San Antonio College students
Race Percent of Students
White 12%
Black 4%
Hispanic 61%
Asian 18%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3%
International 2%
Race Unknown 1%

Find Your Matches

Search, filter, sort and map over 4,000 U.S. colleges.

Find the college that's right for you. Search by location, major, cost, size, test scores and GPA with College Simply.

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very High

There are 11% more female students than male students enrolled at Mt. San Antonio College with a gender ratio of 53% women to 47% men. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Mt. SAC has a higher gender diversity than other US colleges and is very inclusive of both genders.

Male to female gender ratio for Mt. San Antonio College students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 47%
Women 53%
Enrollment by gender for Mt. San Antonio College students
Gender Number of Students
Men 13,930
Women 15,416

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity
Very Low

Mt. SAC serves a very low number of students outside of California, with 96 percent of the student body residing in-state.

Enrollment by geographic location for Mt. San Antonio College students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 96%
Out of State 1%
Foreign 3%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$67,359 per year

45% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 29.6%
Part time Undergrads 61.6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=119164 IPEDS survey data for Mt. San Antonio College.

Mt. SAC Campus