South Coast College

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School Highlights
  • South Coast College serves 342 students (68% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 68%.
  • South Coast College is one of 17 community colleges within Orange County, CA.
  • The nearest community college to South Coast College is Career Networks Institute (1.1 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
South Coast College(CA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty11 staff97 staff
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Number of Programs Offered410

Student Body

  • The student population of South Coast College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The South Coast College diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment342 students7,516 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:144:1
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# Full-Time Students233 students1,613 students
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# Part-Time Students109 students5,903 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
2%
13%
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% Hispanic
40%
37%
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% Black
-
7%
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% White
45%
32%
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% Two or more races
6%
3%
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% Unknown races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.630.73
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College Completion Rate
62%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,000$34,600
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid91%78%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$12,906$9,500
    This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in South Coast College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Median Debt for Dropouts$24,196$5,500
    This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in South Coast College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in CA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    Nearby Schools

    • College Location Mi. Students
    • Career Networks Institute
      Private, for profit
      651 students | 1.10 Mi702 W Town and Country Rd
      Orange CA  92868
      (714)437-9697
      1.10651
    • 29,590 students | 2.10 Mi1530 W. 17th Street
      Santa Ana CA  92706
      (714)564-6000
      2.1029,590
    • Maric College-Anaheim
      Private, for profit
      n/a students | 2.60 Mi1360 S Anaheim Blvd
      Anaheim CA  92805
      (714)758-1500
      2.60n/a
    • Career College of California
      Private, for profit
      194 students | 2.80 Mi201 E. 4th Street, Suite 200
      Santa Ana CA  92701
      (714)586-5775
      2.80194
    • 974 students | 3.80 Mi12951 Euclid Street, Suite 101
      Garden Grove CA  92840
      (714)703-1900
      3.80974
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