Arizona Automotive Institute

6829 N 46th Ave, Glendale
AZ, 85301-3579
Tel: (623)934-7273
669 students
Private for-profit

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School Highlights:
Arizona Automotive Institute serves 669 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Arizona Automotive Institute is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Arizona College of Allied Health (2.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Arizona Automotive Institute 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 669 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 0:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 31% over five years.
Total Enrollment
669 students
1,287 students
Arizona Automotive Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
669 students
832 students
Arizona Automotive Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Arizona Automotive Institute sch enrollment Arizona Automotive Institute sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Arizona Automotive Institute Asian (2010-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Arizona Automotive Institute Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Arizona Automotive Institute Black (2006-2012)
% White
Arizona Automotive Institute White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Arizona Automotive Institute More (2010-2012)
Arizona Automotive Institute sch ethnicity Arizona Automotive Institute 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. 0.71 0.45
Arizona Automotive Institute Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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