Top Alaska Community Colleges

  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 4 top community colleges located throughout Alaska (3 public colleges and 1 private colleges), serving 4,010 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 0.75, which is higher than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 63% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 28:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(AK) School Average
American Indian
6%
Asian
3%
Hispanic
30%
Black
4%
White
37%
Hawaiian
3%
Two or more races
4%
Unknown
13%
AK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Alaska Community Colleges by Town (2020-21)

  • 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
  • 303 Lowe Street
    Valdez AK  99686
    (907) 834-1600

    n/a
    students
  • 6 Dubois Dr.
    Haines AK  28800
    (808) 934-2500

    500 students
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