Ellsworth Community College

Tel: (800)322-9235
School Highlights
  • Ellsworth Community College serves 949 students (75% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is lower than the state community college average of 33:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Ellsworth Community College is the only community colleges within Hardin County, IA.
  • The nearest community college is Marshalltown Community College (40.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 51% over five years.
Ellsworth Community College (IA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 33 staff 67 staff
Ellsworth Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 949 has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has declined by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment 949 students 2,094 students
Ellsworth Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1 33:1
Ellsworth Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 709 students 844 students
Ellsworth Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 240 students 1,250 students
Ellsworth Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Ellsworth Community College Enrollment Breakdown IA All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
420 420
Ellsworth Community College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% Asian
-
2%
Ellsworth Community College Asian (2007-2012)
% Hispanic
5%
5%
Ellsworth Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
8%
10%
Ellsworth Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
81%
69%
Ellsworth Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
Ellsworth Community College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
Ellsworth Community College Non Resident (2013-2016)
% Unknown races
3%
11%
Ellsworth Community College Ethnicity Breakdown IA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.33 0.50
Ellsworth Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
19%
28%
Ellsworth Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $36,200 $36,200
Ellsworth Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,296 is less than the state average of $4,714. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $5,064 is less than the state average of $5,619. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,296 $4,714
Ellsworth Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,064 $5,619
Ellsworth Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91% 88%
Ellsworth Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $10,811 $12,000
Ellsworth Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $5,500 $6,334
Ellsworth Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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  • 276 students | 42.90 MiPlaza West 2570 4th Street SW
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    (641)423-2530
    42.90276
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    (641)423-1264
    44.402,950
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    asd IA  12355
    4137741400
    45.70n/a
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Did You Know?
For Iowa public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,714 per year for in-state students and $5,619 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,773 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Iowa community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Iowa is Kaplan University-Davenport Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.