Palau Community College

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680 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Palau Community College serves 680 students (62% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is equal to the state average of 100%.
Palau Community College is the only community colleges within Palau County, PW.
The nearest community college is Kauai Community College (4500.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Palau Community College 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

Student Body

The student population of 680 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
680 students
1,303 students
Palau Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
423 students
836 students
Palau Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 257 students
1,046 students
Palau Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Palau Community College sch enrollment Palau Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
-
2%
Palau Community College Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
100%
1%
% Hispanic
- 7%
% Black
- 12%
% White
- 67%
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Palau Community College sch ethnicity Palau Community College sta ethnicity
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 0.45
Palau Community College Diversity Score (2008-2011)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,250 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,610 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,250 $5,940
Palau Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,610 $10,072
Palau Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $0 per year for in-state students and $0 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $0 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 0.00, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in is Palau Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.