Estrella Mountain Community College: Review & Facts

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Estrella Mountain Community College is a large two-year, public school with 9,305 students enrolled. This college was established in 1992 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Avondale, Arizona.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
46
Fair
At Estrella Mountain Community College you can receive your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Estrella Mountain Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 46 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Art, Computer Science, Business, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
65%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Estrella Mountain Community College is relatively low at 65% (close to Arizona average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
22 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Estrella Mountain Community College is very low: 17%. Roughly 21% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Estrella Mountain Community College is reasonable, 22:1. Read more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,900
Low
Average tuition price is low - $7,800 a year. The additional fees at Estrella Mountain Community College beyond tuition are about $100; this comes to a total of $7,900 per year.

Read the details about Estrella Mountain Community College 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
The college might accept 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.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Estrella Mountain Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (623) 935-8000 or check Estrella Mountain Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Estrella Mountain Community College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Estrella Mountain Community College, 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
Yes
At present there is no on-campus housing at Estrella Mountain Community College.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Estrella Mountain Community College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Estrella Mountain Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Estrella Mountain Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Estrella Mountain Community College, 3000 N Dysart Rd, Avondale, Arizona 85392-1000, USA
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