Ellsworth Community College

Tel: (800)322-9235
1,037 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
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Ellsworth Community College serves 1,037 students (69.91% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
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Ellsworth Community College is the only community colleges within Hardin County, IA.
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The nearest community college is Marshalltown Community College (40.63 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 56% over five years.
Ellsworth Community 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 32 staff
61 staff
Ellsworth Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,037 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,037 students 1,294 students
Ellsworth Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
21:1
Ellsworth Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 725 students
822 students
Ellsworth Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 312 students
1,025 students
Ellsworth Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Ellsworth Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Ellsworth Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
14%
12%
Ellsworth Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
71%
57%
Ellsworth Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Ellsworth Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
5%
3%
Ellsworth Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Ellsworth Community College Non Resident (2011-2013)
Ellsworth Community 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. 0.20 0.53
Ellsworth Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,176 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,944 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,176 $5,694
Ellsworth Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,944 $10,252
Ellsworth Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 409 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 93%
89%
Ellsworth Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Iowa public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,249 per year for in-state students and $5,184 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,927 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
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