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El Camino College

Torrance, CA 2-Year Public
Acceptance RateN.A.
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About El Camino College

El Camino College Overview

El Camino College is a public school in the city of Torrance, California. El Camino College was founded in 1947 and enrolls around 24,895 students a year, including 24,895 undergraduates.

📆 Mark your calendar! The deadline to apply regular decision to El Camino College for Fall 2023 is August 27.

Student Activities at El Camino College

Interested in music or performing? Join a campus band, sing in a chorus, or perform with one of the school's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? El Camino College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

El Camino College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? El Camino College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at El Camino College on the Student Life page.

2022 El Camino College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered

Is El Camino College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a better sense of what El Camino College offers and if the school could be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at El Camino College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 78% of first-year, full-time undergrads who start at El Camino Collegeare still enrolled their sophomore year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook El Camino College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with El Camino College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at El Camino College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on El Camino College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at El Camino College.

Based on this information, is El Camino College the school for you? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is El Camino College a good school for you?

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Where is El Camino College Located?

El Camino College is located in the city of Torrance, California, less than an hour from Los Angeles.

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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

Aug 27

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to El Camino College is Aug 27.

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

$6,880

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$1,104
$6,840
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 Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

24,895

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$1,144

Out-of-State

$6,880

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 27
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