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East Los Angeles College Overview

East Los Angeles College is a public institution located in Monterey Park, California. East Los Angeles College is located in a safe and convenient suburb.

What Is East Los Angeles College Known For?

8,009 Full-Time Undergraduates
$8,748 Avg Cost After Aid
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the at least 2, but less than 4 academic yrs is the highest one a student can attain at East Los Angeles College.
  • In 2017-2018, 33% of the faculty were full-time.

East Los Angeles College Rankings

East Los Angeles College was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that East Los Angeles College has received.

Notable Undergraduate Rankings for East Los Angeles College

Ranking Type Rank
Best Colleges for Non-Traditional Students 1,638
Best Colleges for Diversity 2,456

Where Is East Los Angeles College?

Location of East Los Angeles College

Contact details for East Los Angeles College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park, CA 91754-6099
Phone: 323-265-8650
Website: www.elac.edu/

How Do I Get Into East Los Angeles College?

You can apply to East Los Angeles College online at: https://elac.edu/Student-Services/Apply

East Los Angeles College has an open admissions policy. This means that the school accepts all applicants assuming that they meet very basic requirements, such as having a high school diploma or equivalent.

Can I Afford East Los Angeles College?

11.0% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of East Los Angeles College is $8,748. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At East Los Angeles College, approximately 0% of students took out student loans averaging $3,526 a year. That adds up to $14,104 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at East Los Angeles College is 11.0%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

East Los Angeles College Undergraduate Student Diversity

8,009 Full-Time Undergraduates
54% Women
85% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 34,578 undergraduate students at East Los Angeles College, with 8,009 being full-time and 26,569 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  East Los Angeles College

Gender Diversity

Of the 8,009 full-time undergraduates at East Los Angeles College, 46% are male and 54% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  East Los Angeles College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of East Los Angeles College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of East Los Angeles College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 867
Black or African American 125
Hispanic or Latino 5,739
White 160
International Students 645
Other Races/Ethnicities 473

Over 50 countries are represented at East Los Angeles College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Vietnam, and Hong Kong.

Online Learning at East Los Angeles College

2,116 Took All Classes Online
5,816 Took At Least One Class Online
27.9% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 5,816 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at East Los Angeles College has changed over the last few years.

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Online Growth Rankings of East Los Angeles College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at East Los Angeles College was 27.9%. This is the #734 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at East Los Angeles College regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

East Los Angeles College Majors

Major Associate’s Bachelor’s Master’s Doctor’s
Accounting 15 0 0 0
Allied Health Professions 27 0 0 0
Anthropology 12 0 0 0
Architectural Sciences & Technology 3 0 0 0
Audiovisual Communications 3 0 0 0
Biological & Physical Science 234 0 0 0
Business Administration & Management 246 0 0 0
Business Support & Assistant Services 6 0 0 0
Communication & Media Studies 44 0 0 0
Computer Information Systems 8 0 0 0
Criminal Justice & Corrections 300 0 0 0
Design & Applied Arts 10 0 0 0
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 3 0 0 0
Drama & Theater Arts 12 0 0 0
Economics 27 0 0 0
Ethnic Studies 5 0 0 0
Fine & Studio Arts 27 0 0 0
Fire Protection 22 0 0 0
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 14 0 0 0
General English Literature 33 0 0 0
General Psychology 184 0 0 0
General Sales & Marketing 7 0 0 0
General Social Sciences 754 0 0 0
General Visual & Performing Arts 6 0 0 0
Geography & Cartography 4 0 0 0
Graphic Communications 6 0 0 0
Health & Medical Administrative Services 33 0 0 0
Health & Physical Education 44 0 0 0
History 31 0 0 0
Human Development & Family Studies 161 0 0 0
Journalism 5 0 0 0
Liberal Arts General Studies 81 0 0 0
Mathematics 42 0 0 0
Music 8 0 0 0
Non-Professional General Legal Studies 1 0 0 0
Nursing 63 0 0 0
Philosophy 4 0 0 0
Political Science & Government 33 0 0 0
Real Estate 3 0 0 0
Romance Languages 14 0 0 0
Sociology 149 0 0 0
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 8 0 0 0
Total 5,384 0 0 0

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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