Citrus College

1000 W Foothill Blvd
Glendora, CA 91741
Tel: (626)963-0323
12,747 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 12,747 students (35% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
Citrus College is one of 55 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 244 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
College Citrus 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 244 staff
61 staff
Citrus College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 12,747 has declined by 5% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 12,747 students 1,296 students
Citrus College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 4,473 students
814 students
Citrus College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 8,274 students
1,040 students
Citrus College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Citrus College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Citrus College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Citrus College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Citrus College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Citrus College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Citrus College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
Citrus College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
Citrus College Non Resident (2006-2013)
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. 0.60 0.68
Citrus College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,174 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 44% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,086 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 524% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,174 $5,660
Citrus College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,086 $10,250
Citrus College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 64%
Citrus College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (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 $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.