Santa Ana College: Ranking & Review

Santa Ana Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 1593 5726
Top 34%

Santa Ana College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

4,738 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,855 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Santa Ana 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.

Santa Ana College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $20,716 $27,606
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Santa Ana College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $1,104 $7,944
Fees for full-time undergraduates $38 $38
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $46 $331

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2,083 2,083
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 430 430
Health Professions and Related Programs 375 375
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 300 300
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 228 228
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 188 188
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 136 136
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 118 118
Psychology 107 107
Social Sciences 87 87
Precision Production 80 80
Visual and Performing Arts 74 74
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 59 59
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 57 57
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 52 52
Physical Sciences 51 51
Legal Professions and Studies 49 49
Mathematics and Statistics 34 34
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 20 20
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 19 19
History 16 16
English Language and Literature & Letters 16 16
Library Science 16 16
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 15 15
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 14 14
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 11 11
Engineering 10 10
Philosophy and Religious Studies 4 4
Education 3 3
Grand Total4,6524,652

A total of 4,652 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Santa Ana College.

Graduation rate25%23%28%

General info

Alternative namesSAC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementSanta Ana College inspires, transforms, and empowers a diverse community of learners.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff811
Instructional FTE463
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address1530 W. 17th Street
Santa Ana, California, 92706-3398
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large