The Mission of El Camino College is to meet the educational needs of our diverse community and ensure student success by offering quality, comprehensive educational opportunities.
The teacher population of 528 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
|College||El Camino Community College District||(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||528 staff||70 staff|
|Total Enrollment||24,207 students||2,397 students|
|# Full-Time Students||8,298 students||1,260 students|
|# Part-Time Students||15,909 students||5,258 students|
|% Two or more races||
|% Unknown races||
|% Non Resident races||
|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.||0.75||0.73|
|In-State Tuition Fees||$1,142||$1,324|
|Out-State Tuition Fees||$6,204||$6,758|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||63%||81%|
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS
- Founded in 1947, El Camino College is situated on a beautiful and spacious 126-acre campus near Torrance, California. The college enrolls more than 25,000 students each semester and boasts a curriculum of over 850 highly regarded academic and career programs taught by exceptional faculty. Today, El Camino College students enjoy a broad curriculum featuring nearly 2,500 different classes offered in some 850 different programs. With more courses available during a variety of class times, including online and telecourses, students have wide flexibility in individual scheduling. The college confers the associate degree each spring on some 1,400 students who have completed their 60 semester units and who have satisfied their major field of study obligations. Many students each year also qualify for certificates of completion, signifying course requirements have been met in major skill areas. Located centrally in the South Bay, the El Camino College District encompasses five unified and high school districts, twelve elementary school districts and nine cities, a population of almost one million. The El Camino Community College District includes the cities of El Segundo, Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach, Torrance, Lawndale, Hawthorne, Lennox and Inglewood. El Camino College has been proud to serve our community's educational and cultural needs through outstanding course offerings, diverse entertainment venues, and exceptional athletic and fitness opportunities.
- College Location Mi. Students
453 students | 3.20 Mi2555 W. 190th Street, Suite 125
Torrance,  CA 90504
6,937 students | 5.60 Mi1600 W Imperial Hwy.
Los Angeles,  CA 90047
7,611 students | 6.80 Mi1111 East Artesia Blvd.
Compton,  CA 90221
10,145 students | 7.40 Mi1111 Figueroa Place
Wilmington,  CA 90744
1,136 students | 8.80 Mi2161 Technology Place
Long Beach,  CA 90810