School Overview

Compton College is a Public, 2-4 years college located in Compton, California. Compton ranked 189th in Community Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 4,612 (all undergraduate) and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Associate's - Public Rural-serving Large school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
Compton College is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges.
Contact Information
Address1111 East Artesia Blvd., Compton, CA 90221-5393
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePublic, 2-4 years
Carnegie CategoryAssociate's - Public Rural-serving Large
Highest Degree OfferedAssociate's degree

Admission Information

Compton College has an open admission policy (any students can attend with high school diploma or a certificate of attendance or General Educational Development (GED) certificate). Contact the school to get more information.
Open Admission Policy

Tuition & Fees

Compton's 2022 tuition & fees is $1,142 for California residents and $8,102 for out-of-students.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$1,142$8,102
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 4,612 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 444 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students4,612
Undergraduate Students4,612
Online Enrollment444

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs94 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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