Ellsworth Community College

Tel: (800)322-9235
949 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Ellsworth Community College serves 949 students (75% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is lower than the state community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Ellsworth Community College is the only community colleges within Hardin County, IA.
The nearest community college is Marshalltown Community College (40.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 51% over five years.
Ellsworth Community College (IA) 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 33 staff 67 staff
Ellsworth Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 949 has declined by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has declined by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment 949 students 2,041 students
Ellsworth Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1 33:1
Ellsworth Community College Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 709 students 844 students
Ellsworth Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 240 students 1,250 students
Ellsworth Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Ellsworth Community College Enrollment Breakdown IA All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
420 420
% Hispanic
5%
5%
Ellsworth Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
8%
10%
Ellsworth Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
81%
69%
Ellsworth Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
Ellsworth Community College More (2010-2014)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
Ellsworth Community College Non Resident (2012-2014)
% Unknown races
3%
11%
Ellsworth Community College Ethnicity Breakdown IA All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.33 0.50
Ellsworth Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $4,080 is equal to the state average of $4,080. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $4,848 is equal to the state average of $4,848. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,080 $4,080
Ellsworth Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,848 $4,848
Ellsworth Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91% 90%
Ellsworth Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 2,041 students | 40.60 Mi3700 S Center St
    Marshalltown IA  50158
    (641)752-7106
    40.602,041
  • 403 students | 41.80 Mi7009 Nordic Drive
    Cedar Falls IA  50613
    (319)277-0220
    41.80403
  • 276 students | 42.90 MiPlaza West 2570 4th Street SW
    Mason City IA  50401
    (641)423-2530
    42.90276
  • 2,950 students | 44.40 Mi500 College Dr
    Mason City IA  50401
    (641)423-1264
    44.402,950
  • n/a students | 45.70 Mitest test
    asd IA  12355
    4137741400
    45.70n/a

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Did You Know?
For Iowa public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,080 per year for in-state students and $4,848 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,327 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Iowa 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 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Iowa is Kaplan University-Davenport Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.