Ellsworth Community College

Tel: (800)322-9235
1,037 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Ellsworth Community College serves 1,037 students (70% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Ellsworth Community College is the only community colleges within Hardin County, IA.
The nearest community college is Marshalltown Community College (40.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 56% over five years.
Ellsworth 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 32 staff
59 staff
Ellsworth Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,037 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,037 students
1,282 students
Ellsworth Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
Ellsworth Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
725 students
810 students
Ellsworth Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 312 students
1,017 students
Ellsworth Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Ellsworth Community College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Ellsworth Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Ellsworth Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Ellsworth Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Ellsworth Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
Ellsworth Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
Ellsworth Community College non_resident (2011-2013)
Ellsworth 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. 0.20 0.53
Ellsworth Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,176 is less than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,944 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,176 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,944 $10,294
Ellsworth Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Total Dormitory Capacity 409 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 93%
Ellsworth Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Iowa public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,249 per year for in-state students and $5,184 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,927 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Iowa 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 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Iowa is Kaplan University-Davenport Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.