Palau Community College

Tel: (680)488-2471
644 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
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Palau Community College serves 644 students (64.44% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the state average of 100%.
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Palau Community College is the only community colleges within Palau County, PW.
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The nearest community college is Northern Marianas College (935.71 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 44% over five years.
Palau 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 40 staff
61 staff
Palau Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 644 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment 644 students 1,294 students
Palau Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
21:1
Palau Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 415 students
822 students
Palau Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 229 students
1,025 students
Palau Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Palau Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Palau Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
99%
1%
Palau Community College Hawaiian (2008-2013)
Palau 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. 0.00 0.53
Palau Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,250 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,610 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,250 $5,694
Palau Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,610 $10,252
Palau Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 116 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Palau Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $ per year for in-state students and $ for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $ per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
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 0.02, which is lower than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in is . Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.