Estrella Mountain Community College

Tel: (623)935-8000
8,832 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Estrella Mountain Community College serves 8,832 students (32% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Estrella Mountain Community College is one of 31 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 211 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
College Estrella Mountain Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 211 staff
61 staff
Estrella Mountain Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 8,832 has grown by 38% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is equal to the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 8,832 students 1,296 students
Estrella Mountain Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,828 students
814 students
Estrella Mountain Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 6,004 students
1,040 students
Estrella Mountain Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Estrella Mountain Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Estrella Mountain Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
4%
5%
Estrella Mountain Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
46%
21%
Estrella Mountain Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
9%
15%
Estrella Mountain Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
32%
51%
Estrella Mountain Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Estrella Mountain Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
5%
3%
Estrella Mountain Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
Estrella Mountain 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. 0.68 0.68
Estrella Mountain Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,974 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,758 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,974 $5,660
Estrella Mountain Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,758 $10,250
Estrella Mountain Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Maricopa County, AZ public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,945 per year for in-state students and $8,765 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,580 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 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. 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.