Citrus College

1000 W Foothill Blvd
Glendora, CA 91741-1899
Tel: (626)963-0323
12,780 students
Public institution
Citrus College, a public community college and part of the California Community College system, furthers the economic development of the region and the state by providing education and vocational training and offers cultural opportunities for the greater San Gabriel and Pomona valleys.
School Highlights
Citrus College serves 12,780 students (39% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 46:1 is higher than the state community college average of 44:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 68%.
Citrus College is one of 56 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program & Technical Center (5.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 275 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
College Citrus College Community College Avg.
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 275 staff
62 staff
Citrus College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 12,780 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 46:1 has increased from 39:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 23% over five years.
Total Enrollment 12,780 students 1,371 students
Citrus College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 46:1
22:1
Citrus College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 4,921 students
779 students
Citrus College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 7,859 students
1,083 students
Citrus College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Citrus College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
9%
5%
Citrus College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
54%
20%
Citrus College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
4%
15%
Citrus College Black (2006-2014)
% White
24%
49%
Citrus College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Citrus College More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
Citrus College Unknown (2006-2014)
% Non Resident races
3%
1%
Citrus College Non Resident (2006-2014)
Citrus 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. 0.64 0.70
Citrus College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,176 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,144 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 452% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,176 $5,664
Citrus College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,144 $10,360
Citrus College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 68%
90%
Citrus College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Citrus College is a Public Community College serving the communities of Azusa, Bradbury, Claremont, Duarte, Glendora and Monrovia. It is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The college enrolled 28 students in 1915 and currently the college serves more than 12,000 students each fall and spring semester. The Citrus College Lifelong Learning Center was designed with career training in mind. With the addition of classrooms, labs, computers and office machinery, the new building serves as the base of operations for the Continuing Education and CalWORKs programs.

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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles County, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,826 per year for in-state students and $6,443 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $21,655 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 70%. 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 0.50. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles County, CA is Keck Graduate Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.