Average Community College Financial Aid

The national average for percent of students receiving financial aid in community college is approximately 83% (2021).
For public community colleges, the average percent of students receiving financial aid is approximately 80%.
For private community colleges, the average percent of students receiving financial aid is approximately 89%.

Average Community College Financial Aid (2021)

Recent Articles
College is expensive enough without the added cost of medical school on top of it. If you're on a pre-med track, consider taking some of your prerequisites at community college. Keep reading to learn more.
Can pre-teens enroll in community college? A 12-year-old in Florida recently went to court when the local community college wouldn’t allow her to dual-enroll because she was too young. In California, a child prodigy is about to graduate from UCLA after starting at community college at the age of eight.
Explore a proposal by the governor of Massachusetts to coordinate the state’s 15 community colleges. There are strong feelings on both sides of the issue to consider.
Did You Know?
The state with the lowest average community college financial aid is Washington, with an average financial aid of 65%. The state with the highest average community college financial aid is Kentucky, with an average financial aid of 97%.