Collins College (Closed 2012)

4750 S 44th Place
Phoenix, AZ 85040
  • Build the foundation for your future at Collins College, where we offer associate and bachelor’s degrees in some of today's exciting career fields. Our college in Arizona, located in Phoenix, offers students a convenient choice to further their education, whether they’re just out of high school or returning to school to pursue additional career training. At our quality college in Arizona, our focus is you – the student. We offer training in a variety of fields including design, media and technology. If you want to learn interior design, graphic design, game production or digital video production, Collins College might be the place for you.
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 39:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Collins College is one of 25 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
  • The nearest community college to Collins College is Brookline College-Tempe (0.0 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Collins College(AZ) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty7 staff66 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of Collins College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Collins College diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment83 students6,476 students
Student:Teacher Ratio12:139:1
# Full-Time Students55 students1,336 students
# Part-Time Students28 students5,140 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
4%
% Asian
2%
3%
% Hispanic
17%
27%
% Black
10%
6%
% White
41%
52%
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
1%
2%
% Unknown races
25%
5%
Diversity Score0.730.65
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,400$31,100

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2013)99%88%
    Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$47,000$9,500
    Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$20,000$5,022
    Acceptance Rate (Year 2008)70%92%
    Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    Nearby Schools

    • College Location Mi. Students
    • Brookline College-Tempe
      Private, for profit
      418 students | 0.00 Mi1140-1150 S. Priest Drive
      Tempe AZ  85281
      (480)545-8755
      0.00418
    • 20,215 students | 0.80 Mi2323 W 14th St
      Tempe AZ  85281
      (480)517-8000
      0.8020,215
    • 986 students | 2.20 Mi1100 East Apache Blvd
      Tempe AZ  85281
      (480)994-9244
      2.20986
    • 732 students | 2.80 Mi4210 E Washington Street
      Phoenix AZ  85034
      (480)676-5843
      2.80732
    • 5,950 students | 3.00 Mi108 N. 40th Street
      Phoenix AZ  85034
      (602)392-5000
      3.005,950
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