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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?

2,333 Undergraduate Awards
  • The highest award offered at Estrella Mountain Community College is the associate's degree.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of the faculty were full-time.

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

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

3,115 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
70% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 9,976 undergraduate students at Estrella Mountain Community College, with 3,115 being full-time and 6,861 being part-time.

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

Gender Diversity

Of the 3,115 full-time undergraduates at Estrella Mountain Community College, 44% are male and 56% 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 99
Black or African American 206
Hispanic or Latino 1,695
White 832
International Students 8
Other Races/Ethnicities 275

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 Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 742 0 742
Fine & Studio Arts 0 2 669 671
Business Administration & Management 14 104 0 118
Computer Systems Networking 69 36 11 116
Natural Sciences 0 0 109 109
General Physical Sciences 0 109 0 109
General Business/Commerce 0 0 104 104
Criminal Justice & Corrections 48 39 1 88
Nursing 0 44 0 44
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 0 16 14 30
Culinary Arts 14 7 7 28
Information Technology 16 11 0 27
Computer Software & Applications 2 11 8 21
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 20 0 20
Environmental Control Technology 0 19 0 19
Accounting 8 6 0 14
Human Resource Management 0 14 0 14
Business Support & Assistant Services 5 5 0 10
Electronics Maintenance & Repair 10 0 0 10
Entrepreneurial Studies 6 0 0 6
Industrial Production Technology 0 6 0 6
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance 6 0 0 6
Electronics Engineering Technology 0 4 0 4
Nuclear Engineering Technology 0 4 0 4
Design & Applied Arts 4 0 0 4
Ethnic Studies 2 0 0 2
Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants 0 0 2 2
Dance 0 2 0 2
Drama & Theater Arts 0 2 0 2
Computer Programming 1 0 0 1
Food Science Technology 0 0 0 0
General Biology 0 0 0 0
Finance & Financial Management 0 0 0 0
Marketing 0 0 0 0
Communication & Media Studies 0 0 0 0
Computer Science 0 0 0 0
Computer Systems Analysis 0 0 0 0
Educational Administration 0 0 0 0
Special Education 0 0 0 0
Teaching Assistants 0 0 0 0
Electromechanical Engineering Technology 0 0 0 0
Literature 0 0 0 0
Writing Studies 0 0 0 0
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 0 0 0 0
Linguistics & Comparative Literature 0 0 0 0
Allied Health Professions 0 0 0 0
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 0 0 0 0
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 0 0 0
History 0 0 0 0
Sustainability Science 0 0 0 0
Natural Resources Conservation 0 0 0 0
Health & Physical Education 0 0 0 0
Astronomy & Astrophysics 0 0 0 0
Atmospheric Sciences & Meteorology 0 0 0 0
Chemistry 0 0 0 0
Physics 0 0 0 0
Fire Protection 0 0 0 0
General Psychology 0 0 0 0
Anthropology 0 0 0 0
Economics 0 0 0 0
Geography & Cartography 0 0 0 0
Political Science & Government 0 0 0 0
Sociology 0 0 0 0
Social Work 0 0 0 0
General Visual & Performing Arts 0 0 0 0
Music 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 205 1,203 925 2,333

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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