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El Camino College

Torrance, CA 2-Year Public

About El Camino College

El Camino College is a public school located in the urban setting of Torrance, CA, less than an hour from Los Angeles.

Founded in 1947, El Camino College currently enrolls around 24,895 students a year, including 24,895 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

2021 Admissions Facts About El Camino College

Acceptance rate: 0%

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Deadline: August 27

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

El Camino College Acceptance Rate 2021

El Camino College is a noncompetitive school to get accepted to. The acceptance rate at El Camino College is 0 percent.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.

Is El Camino College a good school?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and graduation rates

About 78 percent of students who start at El Camino College return the next year.

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does El Camino College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is El Camino College a good school for YOU?

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College Info

16007 Crenshaw Boulevard Torrance, CA 90506-0001

Campus Setting: Urban

El Camino College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to El Camino College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to El Camino College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

El Camino College ACT Scores

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El Camino College SAT Scores

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El Camino College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$1,144

In State

$1,144

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$1,104
$1,104
Fees
$40
$40
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at El Camino College is like? There are approximately 24,895 students enrolled at El Camino College. 31% percent of students attend school full-time, 90% percent are from CA and 10% percent of students are from other states.

31%

Full Time

69%

Part Time

90%

In State

10%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

24,895

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$1,144

Out-of-State

$1,144

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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