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 21, 2017
Many students start their academic careers at a community college, hoping to transfer to a four-year university, but find themselves missing the mark. Thankfully, a new report surveying university leaders provides ideas on how to help students make the transfer successfully.
December 21, 2017
Learn about the research that shows how participation in community college boosts student performance and success.
December 21, 2017
Learn about the controversy surrounding community colleges' admission policies regarding undocumented immigrants.