Pinnacle College

1000 South Fremont Avenue, Bldg A-11, Ste 11010, Alhambra
CA, 91803
Tel: (626)284-0050
222 students
Private for-profit

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School Highlights:
Pinnacle College serves 222 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Pinnacle College is one of 59 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is Platt College-Los Angeles (1.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Pinnacle 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

Student Body

The student population of 222 teachers has grown by 382% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 0:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment
222 students
1,287 students
Pinnacle College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
222 students
832 students
Pinnacle College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Pinnacle College sch enrollment Pinnacle College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
6%
2%
Pinnacle College Asian (2007-2012)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
43%
7%
Pinnacle College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
22%
12%
Pinnacle College Black (2006-2012)
% White
25%
66%
Pinnacle College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Pinnacle College More (2011-2012)
Pinnacle College sch ethnicity Pinnacle 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. 0.70 0.45
Pinnacle College Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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