El Camino Community College District
Torrance, CA 90506

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Large
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 24,033
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 5%
Student to faculty ratio 28:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

El Camino Community College District has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

El Camino Community College District charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $5,640 and in-state students paid $1,104.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$10,569
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$1,104
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$5,640
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 66% of El Camino Community College District's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 47% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,432 (which is 1.5% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at El Camino Community College District in 2016-2017, was 0, which is -- of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

$4,432
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
66%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, El Camino Community College District has enrolled a total of 24,033 students (8,130 students full-time and 15,903 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 24,033 students, 1,512 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 48% men and 52% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,230 students for distance studies.

24,033
Total Enrollment
1,512
Transfers

Student Diversity

Hispanic: 52%

Black/African American: 14%

Asian: 13%

White: 13%

Two or more races: 5%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at El Camino Community College District.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 30% 2,634
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 10% 855
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 5% 450
Health Professions And Related Programs 5% 427
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 4% 340
Social Sciences 4% 316
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 3% 306
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 3% 304
Psychology 3% 230
Physical Sciences 2% 218

Graduation & Dropout Rates

28%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of El Camino Community College District full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

23%
Still enrolled
38%
Dropout rate
11%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$21,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of El Camino Community College District graduates 6 years after enrollment is $21,300. Last year, out of the total 3,649 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,956 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,939 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,410 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $21,300 $31,300
Employment Rate 81% 82%
Total Graduates 3,649 2,939

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Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of El Camino Community College District.

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11.6 mile away
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12.3 mile away
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13.1 mile away
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