Cochise College

4190 W Highway 80, Douglas
AZ, 85607-9724
Tel: (520)515-0500
4,407 students
Public institution

Get admissions information on Cochise College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Cochise College strives to be a learning community held in high esteem by members of its communities, providing high-quality learning opportunities for its citizens. Whether it's aviation or automobiles, cooking or computers, business or biology, nursing or languages that you love, Cochise College has something for everyone.
School Highlights:
Cochise College serves 4,407 students (34% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Cochise College is the only community colleges within Cochise County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Brookline College-Tucson (90.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Cochise College 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

Student Body

The student population of 4,407 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,407 students
1,283 students
Cochise College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,512 students
832 students
Cochise College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,895 students
1,021 students
Cochise College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Cochise College sch enrollment Cochise College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Cochise College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
26%
7%
Cochise College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
10%
12%
Cochise College Black (2006-2012)
% White
57%
66%
Cochise College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Cochise College More (2009-2012)
Cochise College sch ethnicity Cochise 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. 0.60 0.45
Cochise College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,680 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,960 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,680 $5,845
Cochise College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,960 $10,047
Cochise College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Cochise College strives to be a learning community held in high esteem by members of its communities, providing high-quality learning opportunities for its citizens. Whether it's aviation or automobiles, cooking or computers, business or biology, nursing or languages that you love, Cochise College has something for everyone. A variety of certificate programs, online professional development classes, workshops and seminars are available in everything from computers and healthcare to general workplace skills and Spanish. The Cochise College Foundation offers a tremendous amount of support in the form of scholarships and grants for our students. All students are encouraged to apply. Many of these scholarships are not based on family income, but rather on academic potential and major. Adult Education offers various programs that are free to all Cochise County residents. These programs include English language acquisition (ELA), GED preparation and testing, adult basic education, reading, civics, citizenship, family literacy and workplace education. Classes meet on Cochise College campuses as well as at schools and other locations in communities across the county.

Get admissions information on Cochise College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Loaction Mi. Students
  • Tucson Brookline College-Tucson
    Private for-profit
    5441 E. 22nd St, Ste.125
    Tucson , AZ , 85711
    (520)748-9799
    90.9  Mi  |  600  students
Recent Articles
5 Support Services to Boost Your Community College Success
5 Support Services to Boost Your Community College Success
College can be a difficult transition for many students. To help address students’ academic needs, many community colleges have started support services programs. Learn about some of these common programs and how they can help you be successful in school.
Second Rate? Community Colleges Fight Stereotypes
Many common myths about community colleges exist, but as they continue to diversify and offer cutting-edge programming, two-year institutions are fighting back against these long-held stereotypes.
California Virtual Community College System Increases Choices, Transfers
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
Related School Videos
h 'h'

h
h

h 'h'

h
h

h 'h'

h
h

View more school videos

Did You Know?
For Arizona public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,600 per year for in-state students and $8,280 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $8,312 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Arizona is 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Arizona 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 0.57, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Arizona Automotive Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.