Allan Hancock College: Ranking & Review

Santa Maria
United States
Top 43%

Allan Hancock College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)11,7395,4816,258

3,391 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,418 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Allan Hancock College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Allan Hancock College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Allan Hancock College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$1,288$6,692
Fees for full-time undergraduates$62$62
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$46$234

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities797797
Health Professions and Related Programs495495
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies214214
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services208208
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service187187
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians6565
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields5252
Visual and Performing Arts5151
Social Sciences4848
Personal and Culinary Services4545
Precision Production4444
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services4242
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies4141
Mathematics and Statistics4040
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences3939
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2626
Physical Sciences2222
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1919
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1818
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services1818
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1616
Legal Professions and Studies1515
English Language and Literature & Letters1313
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1111
Grand Total2,6072,607

A total of 2,607 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Allan Hancock College.

Graduation rate31%27%36%
  • Full-time retention rate - 76%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff619
Instructional FTE346
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address800 South College Drive
Santa Maria, California, 93454-6399
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population100,000