Estrella Mountain Community College

3000 N Dysart Rd
Avondale, AZ 85323-1000
Tel: (623)935-8000
8,361 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Estrella Mountain Community College serves 8,361 students (31% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Estrella Mountain Community College is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc (3.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Estrella Mountain 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 8,361 teachers has grown by 39% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 40:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
8,361 students
1,303 students
Estrella Mountain Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,629 students
835 students
Estrella Mountain Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 5,732 students
1,046 students
Estrella Mountain Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Estrella Mountain Community College sch enrollment Estrella Mountain Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
Estrella Mountain Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
1% 1%
% Hispanic
36%
7%
Estrella Mountain Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
9%
11%
Estrella Mountain Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
47%
66%
Estrella Mountain Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Estrella Mountain Community College More (2010-2012)
Estrella Mountain Community College sch ethnicity Estrella Mountain 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. 0.64 0.44
Estrella Mountain Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,854 is less than the state average of $5,890. 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 $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,854 $5,890
Estrella Mountain Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,638 $10,047
Estrella Mountain Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Maricopa, AZ public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,361 per year for in-state students and $9,181 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,871 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Maricopa, 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 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Maricopa, AZ is International institute of the americas. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.