Community Colleges
#189 in Community Colleges

Overview

Compton College is ranked 189th in Community Colleges.
Next statements evaluate Compton College by comparing key academic facts to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.
  • It has relatively inexpensive tuition & fees of $5,942.
  • It has small number of students of 7,046.
  • It offers average (94 programs).

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Compton are $5,942 (out-of-state rate) and it is relatively inexpensive compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Compton College $5,942

All U.S. Colleges $17,692

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $8,177

2-4 Years Colleges $13,123

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California $7,935

Graduation Rate

The average graduation rate at Compton is 17% and it is lower (less completion rate) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Compton College 17%

All U.S. Colleges 56%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 34%

2-4 Years Colleges 47%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 33%

Transfer-out Rate

The average transfer-out rate at Compton is 12% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Compton College 12%

All U.S. Colleges 21%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 17%

2-4 Years Colleges 16%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 10%

Retention Rate

The average retention rate at Compton is 65% and it is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Compton College 65%

All U.S. Colleges 69%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 61%

2-4 Years Colleges 65%

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 70%

Student Population

The total student population at Compton is 7,046 and its population small compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Compton College 7,046

All U.S. Colleges 2,931

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 5,796

2-4 Years Colleges 3,035

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 11,761

Financial Aid Amount

The average amount of financial aid received at Compton is $3,269 which is 55.02% of tuition & fees. The rate of the financial aid over its tuition is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Compton College $3,269

All U.S. Colleges $7,676

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges $4,837

2-4 Years Colleges $4,948

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California $4,718

Student to Faculty Ratio

The students to faculty ratio at Compton is 23 to 1 and the ratio is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Compton College 23 to 1

All U.S. Colleges 15 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 18 to 1

2-4 Years Colleges 17 to 1

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 25 to 1

Number of Programs

Compton offers 94 programs and it means average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Compton College 94

All U.S. Colleges 37

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges 68

2-4 Years Colleges 39

Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California 97