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Mt. San Antonio College is a public institution located in Walnut, California. Walnut is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

257 Undergraduate Degrees

Where Is Mt. San Antonio College?

Location of Mt. San Antonio College

Contact details for Mt. SAC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1100 N Grand Ave, Walnut, CA 91789-1399
Phone: 909-594-5611

How Do I Get Into Mt. SAC?

You can apply to Mt. SAC online at:

Mt. San Antonio College has an open admissions policy. This means that the school accepts all applicants assuming that they meet very basic requirements, such as having a high school diploma or equivalent.

Can I Afford Mt. San Antonio College?

13.9% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Mt. SAC, approximately 0% of students took out student loans averaging $4,532 a year. That adds up to $18,128 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Mt. SAC is 13.9%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Mt. San Antonio College Undergraduate Student Diversity

10,238 Full-Time Undergraduates
50% Women
86% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 29,346 undergraduate students at Mt. SAC, with 10,238 being full-time and 19,108 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Mt. SAC

Gender Diversity

Of the 10,238 full-time undergraduates at Mt. SAC, 50% are male and 50% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Mt. SAC

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Mt. San Antonio College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Mt. SAC Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 2,104
Black or African American 370
Hispanic or Latino 5,989
White 999
International Students 399
Other Races/Ethnicities 377

Over 51 countries are represented at Mt. SAC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Taiwan, and South Korea.

Online Learning at Mt. San Antonio College

1,137 Took All Classes Online
4,857 Took At Least One Class Online
24.8% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 4,857 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Mt. SAC has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 10th most popular in California for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Mt. SAC

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Mt. San Antonio College was 24.8%. This is the #502 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Mt. SAC regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Mt. SAC majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Computer Programming 48%
General Computer Programming 48%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Mt. SAC ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Mt. SAC.

Major Growth Rate Rank
General Computer Programming #7
Computer Programming #11
General Computer & Information Sciences #19
Computer Information Systems #40

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Mt. San Antonio College Computer Science Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s TOTAL
General Computer Programming 92 25 117
General Computer & Information Sciences 62 12 74
Computer & IS Security 0 24 24
Other Computer & Information Sciences & Support Services, Other 13 0 13
Data Modeling/Warehousing & Database Administration 0 11 11
Web & Multimedia Design 9 0 9
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 8 0 8
General Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications 1 0 1
Computer Graphics 0 0 0
TOTAL 185 72 257


*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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