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 (CA) 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 70 staff

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 state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has declined by 23% over five years.
Total Enrollment 12,780 students 2,397 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 46:1 44:1
# Full-Time Students 4,921 students 1,260 students
# Part-Time Students 7,859 students 5,258 students
% Asian
9%
13%
% Hispanic
54%
37%
% Black
4%
7%
% White
24%
32%
% Two or more races
3%
3%
% Unknown races
2%
8%
% Non Resident races
3%
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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 0.73

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,138 is less than the state average of $1,324. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,242 is less than the state average of $6,758. The out-state tuition has grown by 371% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,138 $1,324
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,242 $6,758
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 68% 81%
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 0.68, 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.