Advanced College

13180 Paramount Blvd.
South Gate, CA 90280-0000
Tel: (562)408-6969
School Highlights
  • Advanced College serves 125 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 68%.
  • Advanced College is one of 52 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
  • The nearest community college is Cerritos College (4.10 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Advanced College(CA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty9 staff92 staff
Advanced College Total Faculty (2009-2016)
Number of Programs Offered1710

Student Body

  • The student population of 125 has declined by 17% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 109:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 35% over five years.
Total Enrollment125 students7,516 students
Advanced College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:144:1
Advanced College Student Staff Ratio (2009-2016)
# Full-Time Students125 students1,613 students
Advanced College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Advanced College Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Advanced College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Advanced College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Advanced College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Advanced College White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
Advanced College Hawaiian (2012-2013)
% Non Resident races
Advanced College Non Resident (2007-2008)
% Unknown races
Advanced College Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.0.460.73
Advanced College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Advanced College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%78%
    Advanced College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$16,920$9,500
    Advanced College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$8,411$5,500
    Advanced College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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