West Hills College-Lemoore

Tel: (559)925-3000
4,397 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
West Hills College-Lemoore serves 4,397 students (41% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 65:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
West Hills College-Lemoore is the only community colleges within Kings County, CA.
The nearest community college is San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia (24.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
West Hills College-Lemoore 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
Total Faculty 68 staff
59 staff
West Hills College-Lemoore Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 4,397 teachers has grown by 196% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 65:1 has increased from 44:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,397 students
1,269 students
West Hills College-Lemoore Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 65:1
22:1
West Hills College-Lemoore student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
1,785 students
810 students
West Hills College-Lemoore Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,612 students
1,017 students
West Hills College-Lemoore Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
West Hills College-Lemoore sch enrollment West Hills College-Lemoore sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
6%
2%
West Hills College-Lemoore Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
53%
7%
West Hills College-Lemoore Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
6%
12%
West Hills College-Lemoore Black (2006-2013)
% White
27%
57%
West Hills College-Lemoore White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
West Hills College-Lemoore More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
West Hills College-Lemoore Unknown (2006-2013)
West Hills College-Lemoore sch ethnicity West Hills College-Lemoore 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. 0.62 0.53
West Hills College-Lemoore Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,380 is less than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 121% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,000 is less than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 86% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,380 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,000 $10,260
West Hills College-Lemoore Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 85%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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  • Visalia San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia
    Private for-profit
    8344 W Mineral King Ave
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559)651-2500
    24.4  Mi  |  1608  students
  • Visalia San Joaquin Valley College-Online
    Public
    801 S. Akers St
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559)734-7582
    26.3  Mi  |  953  students
  • Visalia College of the Sequoias
    Public
    915 S Mooney Blvd
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559)730-3700
    28.3  Mi  |  10455  students
  • Reedley Reedley College
    Public
    995 N Reed Ave
    Reedley, CA 93654
    (559)638-3641
    29.7  Mi  |  14227  students
  • Coalinga West Hills College-Coalinga
    Public
    300 Cherry Lane
    Coalinga, CA 93210
    (559)934-2000
    31.5  Mi  |  2846  students
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Did You Know?
For California public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,429 per year for in-state students and $6,281 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,427 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in California is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

California 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 0.71, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in California is California College San Diego. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.