El Camino College-Compton Center in Compton

Compton, CA

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El Camino College-Compton Center offers 225-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 25:1. 1 high safety campus. 37% are women, and 63% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at El Camino College-Compton Center is 6731$, that is at the level of national average. 13% of full-time El Camino College-Compton Center students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $30,200, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The El Camino College-Compton Center is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, El Camino College-Compton Center students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$6,460
$30,001 - $48,000$7,423
$48,001 - $75,000$8,771
$75,001 - $110,000--



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Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


3884 of El Camino College-Compton Center undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 51 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes El Camino College-Compton Center number 161 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in California.

Students at El Camino College-Compton Center awarded 4 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal, state, local or institutional grant aid.

Salary After Attending


According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in El Camino College-Compton Center.

Weekend/evening college

Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)

Teacher certification: students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Teacher certifications programs are designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers in elementary, middle/junior high, and secondary schools.

Graduation Rate


El Camino College-Compton Center graduation rate is below the national average.

13% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to El Camino College-Compton Center completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This indicator doesn’t consider students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at El Camino College-Compton Center is 25:1, that means that for every 25 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Number of international students


Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In El Camino College-Compton Center the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at El Camino College-Compton Center and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in California.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on El Camino College Compton Center

The campus located by 1111 East Artesia Blvd. address in Compton, California.


El Camino College Compton Center in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of El Camino College-Compton Center with 0.27% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on El Camino College Compton Center are burglary, motor vehicle theft, and robbery.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

El Camino College-Compton Center offers 225 programs in total: 132 are for Associate's degree, 54 - for less than 1-year certificate programs, 36 - for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs, and 3 are 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 223 universities in Los Angeles county. El Camino College-Compton Center is one of the few institutions in Los Angeles that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the California state average data to help you compare.


El Camino College-Compton Center provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 4397 students with 131897 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 1111 East Artesia Blvd.


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +3109001600

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: compton.edu

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