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SMC Student Population

Learn about the student demographics at the SMC Office of Institutional Research.

Santa Monica College – a two-year community college accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) – opened in 1929 with just 153 students. It has now grown to a thriving campus with approximately 33,000 students and offerings in more than 80 fields of study.

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