Chandler-Gilbert Community College

  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College serves students and its diverse communities by providing quality lifelong learning opportunities in a learner-centered environment through effective, accessible educational programs and activities.

School Highlights

Chandler-Gilbert Community College serves 15,585 students (28% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the state community college average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.

Top Rankings

Chandler-Gilbert Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Arizona for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 583 teachers has grown by 117% over five years.
Chandler-Gilbert Community College(AZ) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High NontraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty583 staff202 staff
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School CalendarLink to School Calendar

Student Body

The student population of Chandler-Gilbert Community College has grown by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 48:1 over five years.
The Chandler-Gilbert Community College diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment15,585 students5,548 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:116:1
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# Full-Time Students4,353 students1,283 students
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# Part-Time Students11,232 students4,265 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
1,244 students250 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
4%
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% Asian
6%
3%
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% Hispanic
26%
36%
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% Black
4%
5%
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% White
52%
43%
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% Two or more races
5%
4%
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% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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% Unknown races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.68
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College Completion Rate
24%
22%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$45,400$32,100
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $2,046 is less than the state average of $3,368. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $7,830 is less than the state average of $8,322. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,046$3,368
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Out-State Tuition Fees$7,830$8,322
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid57%79%
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Median Debt for Graduates$6,250$9,399
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,500$4,750
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College is your affordable connection for Associate degree, university transfer, career training programs, and special interest courses. We serve the needs of the southeast valley including Chandler, Gilbert, and Queen Creek with college courses when you need them - mornings, afternoons, evenings and weekends - and at 3 convenient locations. The Pecos Campus is a fully comprehensive campus with almost 250,000 square feet of facilities. The first construction phase for CGCC began at the Pecos Campus, and is home to the college Performing Arts Center, Student Center, and Library. The Pecos Campus also features complete general education and university transfer options, healthcare and wellness programs, and much more. The Pecos Campus of CGCC is located on Pecos Road between Cooper and Gilbert Roads in Chandler. CGCC's original campus opened in 1987 and is home to numerous associate degree, university transfer, general studies, occupational, and special interest courses and programs. Chandler-Gilbert Community College (CGCC) is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Chandler-Gilbert Community College is Mesa Community College (7.7 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Arizona public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,368 per year for in-state students and $8,322 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,771 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Arizona community colleges have a diversity score of 0.68, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Arizona is CollegeAmerica-Flagstaff. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.