85021 Community Colleges

In 85021, Phoenix, Arizona, you can find 4 community colleges serving 3,999 students.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 is more than the state average of 40:1..

85021, AZ Community Colleges:

  • College Location Students
  • 85021-PhoenixBrookline College-Phoenix
    Private for-profit
    2445 W. Dunlap Ave., Ste. 100
    Phoenix85021
    (602)242-6265
    1,206 students
  • 85021-Phoenix
    Everest College Phoenix
    Private for-profit
    10400 N. 25th Avenue, Suite 190
    Phoenix85021
    (602)942-4141
    1,447 students
  • 85021-Phoenix
    ITT Technical Institute-Phoenix
    Public
    10220 North 25th Ave, Ste 100
    Phoenix85021
    (602)749-7900
    371 students
  • 85021-Phoenix
    The Art Institute of Phoenix
    Private for-profit
    2233 W Dunlap Ave
    Phoenix85021
    (602)678-4300
    975 students
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Freshman Year in College Looks More and More Like High School
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Post-Recession Cliff Looms for Community Colleges
While many factors have contributed to the current decline in community college enrollment, the recovering economy is chief among them. As more and more people return to the workforce, fewer students enroll in courses at community colleges. Many institutions must now deal with budget shortfalls in the face of double-digit declines in enrollment.