Chandler/Gilbert Community College

2626 E Pecos Rd, Chandler,
AZ, 85225-2499
Tel: (480)732-7000
14,653 students
Public institution
Chandler-Gilbert Community College serves students and its diverse communities by providing quality lifelong learning opportunities in a learner-centered environment through effective, accessible educational programs and activities.
School Highlights:
Chandler/Gilbert Community College serves 14,653 students (31% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Chandler/Gilbert Community College is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Central Arizona College (24.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Chandler/Gilbert 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 14,653 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 52:1 has increased from 44:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment
14,653 students
1,360 students
# Full-Time Students
4,501 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 10,152 students
1,014 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
1%
% Asian 4%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 18%
7%
% Black 3%
11%
% White 72%
66%
% Two or more races 2%
2%
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. 0.45
0.44

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,854 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,638 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,854 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,638 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Chandler-Gilbert Community College is your affordable connection for Associate degree, university transfer, career training programs, and special interest courses. We serve the needs of the southeast valley including Chandler, Gilbert, and Queen Creek with college courses when you need them - mornings, afternoons, evenings and weekends - and at 3 convenient locations. The Pecos Campus is a fully comprehensive campus with almost 250,000 square feet of facilities. The first construction phase for CGCC began at the Pecos Campus, and is home to the college Performing Arts Center, Student Center, and Library. The Pecos Campus also features complete general education and university transfer options, healthcare and wellness programs, and much more. The Pecos Campus of CGCC is located on Pecos Road between Cooper and Gilbert Roads in Chandler. CGCC's original campus opened in 1987 and is home to numerous associate degree, university transfer, general studies, occupational, and special interest courses and programs. Chandler-Gilbert Community College (CGCC) is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association.

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