American Career College-Los Angeles

School Highlights

American Career College-Los Angeles serves 1,567 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 77%.

Top Rankings

American Career College-Los Angeles ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in California for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 95 teachers has declined by 41% over five years.
American Career College-Los Angeles(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty95 staff308 staff
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Number of Programs Offered910

Student Body

The student population of American Career College-Los Angeles has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The American Career College-Los Angeles diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,567 students8,365 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:124:1
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# Full-Time Students1,567 students2,015 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
12%
12%
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% Hispanic
63%
47%
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% Black
13%
6%
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% White
6%
23%
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% Hawaiian
2%
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% Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.70
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College Completion Rate
65%
32%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,900$34,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid74%79%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$10,376
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$6,000
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Acceptance Rate85%80%
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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