Eastern Arizona College

Thatcher, AZ, USA
3.40 Average Rating

Eastern Arizona College is the only community college in the state, as well as the oldest. Founded in 1888 by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the main EAC campus is located in Thatcher, while there are slo two satellite sites in Gila and Greenlee counties. The main campus at EAC features the Small Business Center, which is made up of a network of small business professionals and offers free counseling to entrepreneurs. Eastern Arizona College also has a partnership with Northern Arizona University called “2NAU,” which provides a pathway to a baccalaureate degree via a joint admission program.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 2 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
97%
Out-Of-State Students
3%

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Associate's
Total Number of Students
6,365
Total Number of Undergrads
6,365
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
0
100
42%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
Student:Faculty Ratio
19:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$7,009
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$2,700
Out-of-State Tuition
$11,400
Students Receiving Financial Aid
42%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,166
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
45%
55%
Student Organizations
20
Size of Town
Suburb or town
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Phoenix
Tucson
Flagstaff
Salt Lake City
Provo
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$29,200
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What Students Are Saying

3.40 Average Rating
Eastern Arizona College is a home away from home for anyone willing to get involved with College Life locally. The small campus size gives you the opportunity to make more friends and take better advantage of teacher assistance. Definitely worth checking out!
Lenna from Thatcher, AZ
EAC is a great college! It is almost like a great big high school. The education i obtain and friends i made here will forever be priceless.
Kellie from AZ

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