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Compton College

Compton College is a Public, 2 Years+ school located in Compton, CA. The 2019 average net price at Compton College is $9,714. Acceptance rate is 100.00%. The school has a total enrollment of 7,046.

Mission Statement

El Camino College makes a positive difference in people's lives. We provide excellent comprehensive educational programs and services that promote student learning and success in collaboration with our diverse communities.


Logo of Compton College
Major Airport
Major City
Location: Compton, CA
Student Body: 7,046
Education Type: 2 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Suburban
Web Site: www.compton.edu
Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: 5%
  • Application Fee: $0
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $1,104
Out of State/International Tuition: $6,288
Room and Board: n/a
Books and Supplies: $1,920
Other Fees: $38
Net Price In-District/State: $9,714
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 676
  • Men / Women Ratio: 322 / 354
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 45
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: 5%
  • International Testing: n/a
  • Total International Students: 31
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: n/a
  • Recommendations: n/a
  • Admissions Tests Scores: n/a
  • Portfolio: n/a

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences: 33%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 11%
  • Health Professions: 8%
  • Human Sciences: 7%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 6%

Academic Programs

Compton College offers 85 Total Programs in Associate's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
Explore All Programs
Associate's Degree ProgramsCompton College offers 57 Associate's Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Construction
Engineering
Engineering Technology
  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Mechanic, Repair Technician
  • Autobody, Collision and Repair Technology, Technician Degree
  • Automobile, Automotive Mechanics Technology, Technician Degree
Parks, Leisure Studues
Personal/Culinary Services
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Vocational Trade Programs
Certificate ProgramsCompton College offers 28 Certificate Programs
Architecture
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Construction
Engineering Technology
  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
Human Sciences
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic, Repair Technician
  • Autobody, Collision and Repair Technology, Technician Degree
  • Automobile, Automotive Mechanics Technology, Technician Degree
Personal/Culinary Services
Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Vocational Trade Programs

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 18%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 24%
  • 1st Year Retention: 61%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $31,900
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 7,046
  • Hispanic Students: 63%
  • Black Students: 25%
  • Asian Students: 5%
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 3%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Non-resident, alien: <1%
  • Unknown: <1%

Transfer Agreements

From Program1 Agreements with 3 Colleges
General Agreement
Azusa Pacific University
Pepperdine University
University of California-Los Angeles
From College2 Programs
Azusa Pacific University
General Agreement
Pepperdine University
Business/Management/Marketing
University of California-Los Angeles
General Agreement