Chandler-Gilbert Community College

Tel: (480)732-7000
14,399 students
Public institution
Chandler-Gilbert Community College serves students and its diverse communities by providing quality lifelong learning opportunities in a learner-centered environment through effective, accessible educational programs and activities.
School Highlights:
Chandler-Gilbert Community College serves 14,399 students (31% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 49:1 is higher than the community college average of 41:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 53%.
Chandler-Gilbert Community College is one of 31 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Golf Academy of America-Phoenix (3.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 294 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
College Chandler-Gilbert Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 294 staff
61 staff
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 14,399 has grown by 38% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 44:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is equal to the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 38% over five years.
Total Enrollment 14,399 students 1,296 students
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 49:1
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 4,472 students
814 students
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 9,927 students
1,040 students
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Chandler-Gilbert Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Chandler-Gilbert Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Chandler-Gilbert Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
Chandler-Gilbert Community 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. 0.68 0.68
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,974 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,758 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,974 $5,660
Chandler-Gilbert Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,758 $10,250
Chandler-Gilbert Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 200 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 66%
Chandler-Gilbert Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College is your affordable connection for Associate degree, university transfer, career training programs, and special interest courses. We serve the needs of the southeast valley including Chandler, Gilbert, and Queen Creek with college courses when you need them - mornings, afternoons, evenings and weekends - and at 3 convenient locations. The Pecos Campus is a fully comprehensive campus with almost 250,000 square feet of facilities. The first construction phase for CGCC began at the Pecos Campus, and is home to the college Performing Arts Center, Student Center, and Library. The Pecos Campus also features complete general education and university transfer options, healthcare and wellness programs, and much more. The Pecos Campus of CGCC is located on Pecos Road between Cooper and Gilbert Roads in Chandler. CGCC's original campus opened in 1987 and is home to numerous associate degree, university transfer, general studies, occupational, and special interest courses and programs. Chandler-Gilbert Community College (CGCC) is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association.

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Did You Know?
For Maricopa County, AZ public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,945 per year for in-state students and $8,765 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,580 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Maricopa County, AZ 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 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Maricopa County, AZ is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.