Advanced College

13180 Paramount Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280
Tel: (562)408-6969
165 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Advanced College serves 165 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Advanced College is one of 57 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is Cerritos College (4.1 miles away).

School Overview

Advanced College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 8 staff
59 staff
Advanced College Total Faculty (2008-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 14 7

Student Body

The student population of 165 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 40% over five years.
Total Enrollment
165 students
1,282 students
Advanced College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
Advanced College student staff (2008-2013)
# Full-Time Students
165 students
810 students
Advanced College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Advanced College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Advanced College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Advanced College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Advanced College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Advanced College White (2006-2013)
Advanced 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. 0.37 0.53
Advanced College Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Norwalk Cerritos College
    11110 Alondra Blvd
    Norwalk, CA 90650
    4.1  Mi  |  22001  students
  • Compton El Camino College-Compton Center
    1111 East Artesia Blvd.
    Compton, CA 90221
    4.1  Mi  |  7678  students
  • Cerritos Fremont College
    Private for-profit
    18000 Studebaker Road Suite 900A
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    4.8  Mi  |  294  students
  • Los Angeles Los Angeles Southwest College
    1600 W Imperial Hwy.
    Los Angeles, CA 90047
    5.2  Mi  |  8169  students
  • Long Beach Long Beach City College
    4901 E. Carson St.
    Long Beach, CA 90808
    5.9  Mi  |  24092  students
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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,198 per year for in-state students and $6,035 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,771 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Los Angeles, CA is 71%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Los Angeles, CA 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 0.59, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles, CA is Los Angeles Film School. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.