El Camino Community College District

Torrance, CA, USA
3.02 Average Rating

El Camino College is a 2-year community college in the South Bay district of Los Angeles. El Camino offers transfer agreements with a number of 4-year colleges and universities and ranks second among all southern California community colleges in number of students admitted to UCLA. The Center for the Arts at El Camino plays host to a number of prominent performing artists throughout the year as well as South Bay’s annual production of The Nutcracker. The campus is also home to the El Camino Planetarium featuring technology capable of projecting over 8,500 stars and planets.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

Need Aware

This school may consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
2 Year
Campus Setting
Suburb or town

Admissions Requirements

Transcript
No

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
92%
Out-Of-State Students
10%
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Total Number of Students
24,033
Total Number of Undergrads
24,033
Academic Calendar

Semester

Classroom Sizes

Student:Faculty Ratio
28:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$8,705
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$1,142
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$5,846
Additional Costs
Books and Supplies
$1848

Aid & Grants

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
66%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,971
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
66%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,519
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$990

Student Loans

Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$3,500
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
48%
52%
Student Organizations
20
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
No
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

On-campus living required of freshman
No

Athletics

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Not applicable

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
Yes
Campus emergency phones
Yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$36,400
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What Students Are Saying

3.02 Average Rating
in my opinion el camino college is a great school. the counselors and teachers that i've had are very helpful. i rate this the number one community college.
Sandra from Los Angeles, CA
El Camino College has great resources for students to complete their daily assignments. The parking has improved and it makes it easier to arrive for class on time. The library has great tutors available for assistance.
Lizbette from Los Angeles, CA

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