Citrus College

  • Citrus College, a public community college and part of the California Community College system, furthers the economic development of the region and the state by providing education and vocational training and offers cultural opportunities for the greater San Gabriel and Pomona valleys.

School Highlights

Citrus College serves 13,136 students (41% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 48:1 is higher than the state community college average of 45:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 275 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Citrus College(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High TraditionalBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty275 staff145 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Citrus College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 48:1 has increased from 36:1 over five years.
The Citrus College diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has declined by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment13,136 students8,590 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio48:145:1
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# Full-Time Students5,416 students2,007 students
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# Part-Time Students7,720 students6,583 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
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% Asian
9%
12%
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% Hispanic
63%
43%
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% Black
4%
7%
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% White
16%
25%
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% Two or more races
3%
4%
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% Non Resident races
3%
4%
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% Unknown races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.73
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College Completion Rate
38%
31%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,400$34,600
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Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $1,176 is less than the state average of $1,458. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,144 is less than the state average of $6,710. The out-state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$1,176$1,458
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,144$6,710
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid69%76%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,166$10,063
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,751
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Citrus College is a Public Community College serving the communities of Azusa, Bradbury, Claremont, Duarte, Glendora and Monrovia. It is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The college enrolled 28 students in 1915 and currently the college serves more than 12,000 students each fall and spring semester. The Citrus College Lifelong Learning Center was designed with career training in mind. With the addition of classrooms, labs, computers and office machinery, the new building serves as the base of operations for the Continuing Education and CalWORKs programs.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Citrus College is East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program (5.2 miles away).
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