Eastern International College-Jersey City

3000 JF Kennedy Blvd 3rd Floor, Jersey City
NJ, 07306
Tel:
218 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Eastern International College-Jersey City serves 218 students (73% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Eastern International College-Jersey City is one of 2 community colleges within Hudson County, NJ.
The nearest community college is Hudson County Community College (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Eastern International College-Jersey City 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 218 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 0:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
218 students
1,287 students
Eastern International College-Jersey City Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
160 students
832 students
Eastern International College-Jersey City Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 58 students
1,021 students
Eastern International College-Jersey City Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Eastern International College-Jersey City sch enrollment Eastern International College-Jersey City sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
13%
2%
Eastern International College-Jersey City Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
56%
7%
Eastern International College-Jersey City Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
20%
12%
Eastern International College-Jersey City Black (2006-2012)
% White
11%
66%
Eastern International College-Jersey City White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Eastern International College-Jersey City sch ethnicity Eastern International College-Jersey City 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 0.45
Eastern International College-Jersey City Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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