Alaska Community Colleges

  • There are 2 community colleges located throughout Alaska (1 public colleges and 1 private colleges), serving 3,510 students.
  • For Alaska community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,340 per year for in-state students and $3,340 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $19,532 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Alaska community colleges have a diversity score of 0.71, which is higher than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 59% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 25:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(AK) School Average
American Indian
6%
Asian
3%
Hispanic
33%
Black
4%
White
41%
Hawaiian
4%
Two or more races
5%
Unknown
4%
AK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Alaska Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • Charter College-Anchorage
    Private, for profit
    2221 E Northern Lights Blvd Ste 120
    Anchorage AK  99508
    (907)277-1000

    3,267 students
  • Narl Facility
    Barrow AK  99723
    (907)852-3333

    243 students
Recent Articles
December 01, 2017
Learn about trending community college topics this week such as San Francisco's move toward free tuition at community colleges and the rise in hunger and homelessness among community college students across the country.
December 01, 2017
This summer will be wrapping up before we know of it, and your first semester at community college is rapidly approaching. Are you ready for it?
December 01, 2017
To encourage students to pursue higher education, some states are considering plans to offer zero-tuition programs at public community colleges. These programs could make college a reality for many young people, however, critics argue such programs would cost taxpayers a significant amount of money.