GateWay Community College (Phoenix)

108 N. 40th Street, Phoenix,
AZ, 85034
Tel: (602)392-5000
6,720 students
Public institution
One of the ten nationally accredited Maricopa County Community Colleges, GateWay Community College is a fully accredited, comprehensive institution emphasizing both academic and occupational programs.
School Highlights:
GateWay Community College (Phoenix) serves 6,720 students (20% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 40%.
GateWay Community College (Phoenix) is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Anthem College-Phoenix (4.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
GateWay Community College (Phoenix) 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 6,720 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,720 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
1,347 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 5,373 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 5%
1%
% Asian 5%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 20%
7%
% Black 9%
12%
% White 60%
66%
% Two or more races 1%
2%
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. 0.59
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,854 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,638 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,854 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,638 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

A complete college experience must involve not only the development of academic skills, but also the development of personal and interpersonal competencies. GateWay provides a vast array of resources and activities for all types and levels of students. The staff and faculty of GWCC are dedicated to providing you with a practical, comprehensive education that will give you the tools and knowledge to attain a competitive edge in your chosen career or in furthering your educational aspirations. The Maricopa Skill Center has had 40 successful years since its founding in 1962 providing businesses with entry-level employees who can do the job they were hired to do and to understand and practice effective work ethics. An estimated 75,000 graduates have started or enhanced their careers at the Skill Center. GateWay offers exciting opportunities for students who wish to participate in cultural clubs and organizations that are associated with specific career fields. The success of a company is measured by the skill and knowledge level of its employees. We can offer your organization high quality training and state-of-the art technology to increase your company's productivity. Training is offered at your business or on our sites. Training can also be customized to meet your needs.

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