Advanced College

13180 Paramount Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
Tel: (562)408-6969
165 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Advanced College serves 165 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the community college average of 45:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Advanced College is one of 55 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is Cerritos College (4.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Advanced College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 8 staff
61 staff
Advanced College Total Faculty (2008-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 14 7

Student Body

The student population of 165 has grown by 12% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has declined by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 165 students 1,296 students
Advanced College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
Advanced College Student Staff (2008-2013)
# Full-Time Students 165 students
814 students
Advanced College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Advanced College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Advanced College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Advanced College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Advanced College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Advanced College White (2006-2013)
Advanced College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.45 0.68
Advanced College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
Advanced College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles County, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,568 per year for in-state students and $8,631 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,276 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Los Angeles County, CA is 71%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Los Angeles County, CA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.67, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles County, CA is Keck Graduate Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.