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  1. Professors
    B
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Safety
    A-
  5. Student Life
    B+
  6. Location
    B-
Allan Hancock is an above-average public college located in Santa Maria, California. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 3,560 undergraduate students. The Allan Hancock acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Natural Sciences, and Business. Graduating 34% of students, Allan Hancock alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $24,000.

Allan Hancock College Rankings

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Admissions

Acceptance Rate
100%
SAT Range
ACT Range
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA

Cost

Net Price
$5,315/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$5,298/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
86%

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
22:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
84%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.75 responses
57%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.72 responses
72%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.72 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
7
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
3
Online Associates Programs
4
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    20%
  • On Campus
    69%
  • Online
    11%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,560Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
7,725
Undergrads Over 25
14%
Pell Grant
52%
Varsity Athletes
6%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$30,400/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
34%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
83%
National
83%

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Allan Hancock College helped me through my associate's degree and different certifications. Their class times were flexible and many variations of days/times, also online. This helped me be able to work fulltime still. My daughter went to their children's center which was amazing then and gotten even better over the years. The counselors have all the resources you need. Just ensure you do your research as well to make sure it is the right time for you. And not going to keep you there longer than needed. The professors care!
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I am a first time college student at Allan Hancock College. Though I am unable to experience the life of a college student on campus I still get the overall feel of the college. I often receive messages from the school helping me stay in the loop of the things going on in and out of the school, which I love dearly! The staff members at the college really helped me every step of the way when entering the college.
I have been taking classes at Allan Hancock since I was a Sophomore in high school, through their CollegeNow! program. The classes are flexible and the professors I have had so far have been very supportive of my goals of attending the Brigham Young University in Provo for my Juris Doctorate. The campus is usually very clean, and is situated in a safe area of the city. There are numerous supplemental programs to ensure students succeed. Overall, Hancock is an excellent, low-cost college.