Estrella Mountain Community College

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School Overview

Estrella Mountain Community College is one of the oldest and largest community college districts in the United States. Located in Maricopa County in Arizona, the college offers associates degree programs in areas such as arts and communications, education, business, healthcare and wellness, and more.

There are three campuses that offer education programs at Estrella Mountain Community College. The main campus is located in Avondale, the EMCC Buckeye Education Center and the West-MEC Southwest Campus are located in Buckeye.

General Information

Admission Office

3000 North Dysart Road

Avondale, AZ 85392-1010

(623) 935-8000

Fax: (623) 935-8870

Contact: Frank Amparo

Director of Admission and Records
Main Address

3000 North Dysart Road

Avondale, AZ 85392

(623) 935-8000

www.estrellamountain.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,973

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 460

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,156

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $5

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management A
Hotel/Motel Management A,C
Organizational Behavior Studies A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A,C
Computer Programming – Vendor/Product Certification A,C
Data Entry Applications A,C
Networking/LAN/WAN Management A,C
Web/Multimedia Design C

Education

Education – General A
Secondary Education A
Teacher Assistance A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Work/Family Studies C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Speech-Language Pathology Assistant A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C
Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Estrella Mountain Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(623) 935-8000
Website:www.estrellamountain.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address:3000 N Dysart Rd, Avondale, AZ 85392-1000
Setting:22
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:9,344
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:23 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:6,565 (70% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,094
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,878
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:75%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,328

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Estrella Mountain Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Estrella Mountain Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services96
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services105
Education22
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields3
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs33
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service31
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Personal and Culinary Services31
Physical Sciences1
Visual and Performing Arts23
Grand total3827

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Estrella Mountain Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Education1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Grand total2

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Estrella Mountain Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$2,094
Out-of-state$7,878
Books and supplies$1,288

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid71475%
Grant or scholarship aid63867%$4,328
Student loan aid16617%$4,190

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,40147%$3,449
Federal student loans1,76419%$5,816

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Estrella Mountain Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Estrella Mountain Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Estrella Mountain Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment9,344
Undergraduate enrollment9,344
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Estrella Mountain Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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