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Estrella Mountain Community College Overview

Located in Avondale, Arizona, Estrella Mountain Community College is a public institution. Estrella Mountain Community College is located in a safe and convenient suburb.

What Is Estrella Mountain Community College Known For?

3,137 Full-Time Undergraduates
$6,861 Avg Cost After Aid
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the associate's degree is the highest one a student can attain at Estrella Mountain Community College.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of the faculty were full-time.

Estrella Mountain Community College Rankings

Estrella Mountain Community 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 Estrella Mountain Community College has received.

Notable Undergraduate Rankings for Estrella Mountain Community College

Ranking Type Rank
Best Colleges for Non-Traditional Students 1,540
Best Colleges for Diversity 2,027

Where Is Estrella Mountain Community College?

Location of Estrella Mountain Community College

Contact details for Estrella Mountain Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 3000 N Dysart Rd, Avondale, AZ 85392-1000
Phone: 623-935-8000
Website: www.estrellamountain.edu

Since Estrella Mountain Community College has an open admissions policy, you should not have any trouble getting into the school as long as you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Can I Afford Estrella Mountain Community College?

13% Take Out Loans
15.0% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Estrella Mountain Community College is $6,861. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Estrella Mountain Community College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$5,795 $6,043 $8,646 $10,545 $11,262

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 Estrella Mountain Community College, approximately 13% of students took out student loans averaging $3,280 a year. That adds up to $13,120 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Estrella Mountain Community College is 15.0%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

Estrella Mountain Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

3,137 Full-Time Undergraduates
55% Women
69% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 9,788 undergraduate students at Estrella Mountain Community College, with 3,137 being full-time and 6,651 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Estrella Mountain Community College

Gender Diversity

Of the 3,137 full-time undergraduates at Estrella Mountain Community College, 45% are male and 55% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Estrella Mountain Community College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Estrella Mountain Community College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Estrella Mountain Community College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 101
Black or African American 212
Hispanic or Latino 1,687
White 862
International Students 14
Other Races/Ethnicities 261

Over 11 countries are represented at Estrella Mountain Community College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Vietnam, Nigeria, and South Korea.

Online Learning at Estrella Mountain Community College

1,090 Took All Classes Online
3,258 Took At Least One Class Online
11.0% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 3,258 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Estrella Mountain Community College has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 33rd most popular in Arizona for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Estrella Mountain Community College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Estrella Mountain Community College was 11.0%. This is the #1,268 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Estrella Mountain Community College regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Estrella Mountain Community College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Computer & Information Sciences 5%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Estrella Mountain Community College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Estrella Mountain Community College.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Computer Software & Applications #24
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services #25
Special Education #91
Teacher Education Grade Specific #130
Computer & Information Sciences #177
Education #342
Health Professions #444

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%.

Estrella Mountain Community College Majors

Major Associate’s Bachelor’s Master’s Doctor’s
Accounting 6 0 0 0
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 16 0 0 0
Business Administration & Management 104 0 0 0
Business Support & Assistant Services 5 0 0 0
Computer Software & Applications 11 0 0 0
Computer Systems Networking 36 0 0 0
Criminal Justice & Corrections 39 0 0 0
Culinary Arts 7 0 0 0
Dance 2 0 0 0
Drama & Theater Arts 2 0 0 0
Electronics Engineering Technology 4 0 0 0
Environmental Control Technology 19 0 0 0
Fine & Studio Arts 2 0 0 0
General Physical Sciences 109 0 0 0
Human Resource Management 14 0 0 0
Industrial Production Technology 6 0 0 0
Information Technology 11 0 0 0
Liberal Arts General Studies 742 0 0 0
Nuclear Engineering Technology 4 0 0 0
Nursing 44 0 0 0
Teacher Education Grade Specific 20 0 0 0
Total 2,406 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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