El Camino Community College District: Review & Facts

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El Camino Community College District is a very large two-year, public school with 24,005 students enrolled. This college was established in 1947 and is one of the 5 colleges located in Torrance, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
77
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are offered at El Camino Community College District.

El Camino Community College District deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 77 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Biology, Business, Management, and Work and Family Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
78%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at El Camino Community College District is fair at 78% (close to California average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
28 : 1
High
The graduation rate at El Camino Community College District is low: 39%. About 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at El Camino Community College District is a bit disappointing, 28:1. Learn more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,800
Low
Average tuition costs are low - about $5,700 a year. The additional fees at El Camino Community College District (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $100; which totals $5,800 per academic year.

Read the details about El Camino Community College District additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at El Camino Community College District is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at El Camino Community College District and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (310) 532-3670 or check El Camino Community College District Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
El Camino Community College District provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at El Camino Community College District, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Currently there is no on-campus housing at El Camino Community College District.

Based on the college crime information, El Camino Community College District appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

El Camino Community College District Location and Maps



Post Address: El Camino Community College District, 16007 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, California 90506, USA
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