Estrella Mountain Community College

3000 N Dysart Rd
Avondale, AZ 85323-1000
Tel: (623)935-8000
9,164 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Estrella Mountain Community College serves 9,164 students (33% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is lower than the state community college average of 39:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Estrella Mountain Community College is one of 30 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc (3.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 245 teachers has grown by 57% over five years.
College Estrella Mountain Community College (AZ) 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 Private for-profit
Total Faculty 245 staff
51 staff

Student Body

The student population of 9,164 has grown by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has decreased from 45:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is equal to the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 9,164 students 1,567 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1
39:1
# Full-Time Students 3,015 students
1,082 students
# Part-Time Students 6,149 students
4,012 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
4%
% Asian
4%
3%
% Hispanic
37%
27%
% Black
6%
6%
% White
46%
52%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
% Unknown races
3%
6%
% Non Resident races
1%
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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. 0.65 0.65

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $1,854 is equal to the state average of $1,854. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $7,638 is equal to the state average of $7,638. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,854 $1,854
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,638 $7,638
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 82%
89%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Maricopa County, AZ public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,854 per year for in-state students and $7,638 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,801 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Maricopa County, AZ 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 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Maricopa County, AZ is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.