Los Angeles County Community Colleges

  • There are 54 community colleges in Los Angeles County, California, serving 414,795 students.
  • The average tuition is approximately $1,211 per year for in-state students and $6,572 for out-of-state students. (view national tuition costs).
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Los Angeles County, CA is 70% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Los Angeles County, CA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.63, which is lower than the national average of 0.66 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 45:1.

Los Angeles County Community Colleges

Recent Articles
May 18, 2017
Some community college scholars have been selected by NASA to design robotic rovers. Learn about the program and some of the students selected.
May 18, 2017
A recent study by Sallie Mae shows that many of the families choosing community college for their students today are in income brackets over $100,000. We’ll explore possible reasons for the demographic change.
May 18, 2017
We examine the debate currently brewing in the Michigan legislature over whether to allow Michigan community colleges to offer four-year degrees. Are these degrees constitutional?