Santa Barbara City College

Tuition & Fees $8,912
Student Population 12,525
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $3,552
Graduation Rate 42 %
Students:Faculty 27

Academic Overview

Santa Barbara City College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Santa Barbara, California. It is an Associate's - Public Rural-serving Small by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $1,232 for California residents and $8,912 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 12,525 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Santa Barbara City College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $42,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, SBCC's tuition & fees is $1,232 for California residents and $8,912 for non-residents.
2022 Tuition & Fees
California ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at SBCC.
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,552 and 51% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 12,525 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 27 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Santa Barbara City College is 42 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Santa Barbara City College is 14 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Santa Barbara City College is 63 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Santa Barbara City College is 12,525
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Santa Barbara City College is 27 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
27 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,552 at Santa Barbara City College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address721 Cliff Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93109-2394
Online Applicationwww.sbcc.edu/apply/apply_to_college.php
Financial Aidwww.sbcc.edu/financialaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://misweb.cccco.edu/npc/651/npcalc.htm
Veterans Tuitionwww.sbcc.edu/veteranssupport/
Disability Servicewww.sbcc.edu/dsps/

Offered Degrees

SBCC offers 136 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate200
One but less than two years certificate441
Associate's Degree700
Two but less than four years certificate20

Special Learning Opportunities

Santa Barbara City College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Santa Barbara City College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges