City College-Altamonte Springs

Tel: (407)831-9816
178 students
Private not-for-profit

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School Highlights:
City College-Altamonte Springs serves 178 students (80% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
City College-Altamonte Springs is one of 3 community colleges within Seminole County, FL.
The nearest community college is Lincoln Technical Institute-Fern Park (1.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
City College-Altamonte Springs Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 178 teachers has grown by 72% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 146:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
178 students
1,287 students
City College-Altamonte Springs Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
143 students
832 students
City College-Altamonte Springs Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 35 students
1,021 students
City College-Altamonte Springs Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
City College-Altamonte Springs sch enrollment City College-Altamonte Springs sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
City College-Altamonte Springs Asian (2007-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
28%
7%
City College-Altamonte Springs Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
30%
12%
City College-Altamonte Springs Black (2006-2012)
% White
40%
66%
City College-Altamonte Springs White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
City College-Altamonte Springs sch ethnicity City College-Altamonte Springs 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. 0.67 0.45
City College-Altamonte Springs Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,700 is more than the state average of $5,917. The in-state tuition has grown by 30% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,700 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 30% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,700 $5,917
City College-Altamonte Springs In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,700 $10,050
City College-Altamonte Springs Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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