Collins College (Closed 2012)

4750 S 44th Place
Phoenix, AZ 85040
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School Highlights

Collins College serves 83 students (66% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 94% over five years.
Collins College(AZ) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSchools of art, music, and designAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty7 staff140 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Collins College has declined by 93% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The Collins College diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment83 students5,342 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:134:1
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# Full-Time Students55 students1,285 students
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# Part-Time Students28 students4,057 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
4%
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% Asian
2%
3%
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% Hispanic
17%
32%
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% Black
10%
6%
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% White
41%
43%
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% Hawaiian
1%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
25%
6%
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Diversity Score0.730.70
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,400$31,100
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$47,000$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$20,000$5,022
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Acceptance Rate70%92%
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Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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