West Hills College-Lemoore

Tel: (559)925-3000
3,976 students
Public institution
School Highlights
West Hills College-Lemoore serves 3,976 students (35% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 68%.
West Hills College-Lemoore is the only community colleges within Kings County, CA.
The nearest community college is San Joaquin Valley College (24.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
College West Hills College-Lemoore (CA) 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
Total Faculty 70 staff 70 staff

Student Body

The student population of 3,976 has declined by 7% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,976 students 2,397 students
# Full-Time Students 1,390 students 1,260 students
# Part-Time Students 2,586 students 5,258 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
% Asian
8%
13%
% Hispanic
42%
37%
% Black
5%
7%
% White
35%
32%
% Two or more races
3%
3%
% Unknown races
4%
8%
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. 0.69 0.73

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,380 is more than the state average of $1,324. The in-state tuition has grown by 59% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,000 is more than the state average of $6,758. The out-state tuition has grown by 71% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,380 $1,324
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,000 $6,758
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86% 81%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For California public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,586 per year for in-state students and $6,395 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,671 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in California is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

California 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 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in California is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-San Francisco. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.