American Career College-Los Angeles

Tel: (949)783-4800
1,656 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
American Career College-Los Angeles serves 1,656 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is lower than the state community college average of 45:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
American Career College-Los Angeles is one of 54 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is West Coast University-Los Angeles (0.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 64% over five years.
College American Career College-Los Angeles 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 56 staff
61 staff
American Career College-Los Angeles Total Faculty (2008-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 8 7

Student Body

The student population of 1,656 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 22% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,656 students 1,315 students
American Career College-Los Angeles Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1
22:1
American Career College-Los Angeles Student Staff (2008-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,656 students
815 students
American Career College-Los Angeles Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
American Career College-Los Angeles Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
American Career College-Los Angeles American Indian/Alaskan (2009-2013)
% Asian
7%
5%
American Career College-Los Angeles Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
64%
20%
American Career College-Los Angeles Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
16%
15%
American Career College-Los Angeles Black (2006-2013)
% White
6%
49%
American Career College-Los Angeles White (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
American Career College-Los Angeles Hawaiian (2008-2013)
% Two or more races
5%
3%
American Career College-Los Angeles More (2009-2013)
American Career College-Los Angeles 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. 0.55 0.70
American Career College-Los Angeles Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75%
89%
American Career College-Los Angeles % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,167 per year for in-state students and $12,637 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Los Angeles 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 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles is Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.