GateWay Community College-Central City Overview

GateWay Community College-Central City is a Public, Less than 2 years school located in Phoenix, AZ. It offers 23 vocational programs. You can view detail program information at offered programs page.

Largest Career Programs

The largest career programs at GateWay Community College-Central City is Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) . Its 2020 tuition and fees are $1,200 where the average tuition & fees of the Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) over all offered colleges is $4,458. The length of the program is 200 contact hours ( or credit hours) and the average time to complete the program is 2 months.
The following table shows the 7 largest career programs at GateWay Community College-Central City with tuition, fees, and completion time for each program.

2020 Tuition & Fees For Largest Programs

6 Largest Career Programs at GateWay Community College-Central City
ProgramTuition & FeesBooks & Supplies CostsProgram LengthAverage Completion Time Average Tuition Over Career Schools
1Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) $1,200$229200 Contact Hours2 Months $4,458
2Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist $3,812$131600 Contact Hours8 Months $8,734
3Cosmetology/Cosmetologist $9,245$2871600 Contact Hours22 Months $15,110
4Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist $1,820$124300 Contact Hours4 Months $2,454
5Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician $5,989$110752 Contact Hours11 Months $6,858
6Medical/Clinical Assistant $5,111$307830 Contact Hours12 Months $13,266

Important Statistics

Total 631 students are attending at GateWay Community College-Central City. There are 31 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) and 1 part-time faculty working for GateWay Community College-Central City. The students to faculty ratio is 13 to 1 (7.69%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 67 (full-time) and 21 (part-time).
The graduation rate at GateWay Community College-Central City is 63% and the retention rate is 79% at the school.
GateWay Community College-Central City 2020 Key Statistics
Student Population631
Graduation Rate63%
Number of Faculty32
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1

2020 Tuition & Fees, Living Costs

The 2020 tuition & fees at GateWay Community College-Central City is $1,200 . The amount is for the largest program and the tuition for other programs may differ from the cost. GateWay Community College-Central City offers the alternative tuition plans.
22% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $3,940 (exclude student loans).
GateWay Community College-Central City 2020 Tuition & Fees, Living Costs
Tuition & Fees$1,200
Books & Supplies$229
Off-Campus Room & Board$2,241
Off-Campus Expenses$2,070
Average Financial Amount$3,940

Offered Degrees

GateWay Community College-Central City offers 23 career programs for 1 Year Certificate, 2 Years Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered program and online availability along with number of completers by certificate programs.
Last year, 446 students have completed their career programs at GateWay Community College-Central City.
Offered Career Programs at GateWay Community College-Central City
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
1 Year Certificate170320
2 Years Certificate60121
Total230446

Vocational Programs and Completers

The vocational programs at GateWay Community College-Central City are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Total 446 students have completed their vocational/technical programs last year.
  • 320 students have earned/completed 1 Year Certificate program.
  • 121 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
1 Year Certificate1-2 Years Certificate
1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Personal And Culinary Services 81 completers
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist66
Meat Cutting/Meat Cutter15
Engineering Technology 0 completers
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 8 completers
Foreign Languages and Literatures0
Language Interpretation and Translation8
Construction Trades 0 completers
Mason/Masonry0
Electrician0
Building Construction Technology0
Mechanics and Repairers 25 completers
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician25
Precision Production Trades 1 completers
Precision Production Trades0
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist1
Welding Technology/Welder0
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 205 completers
Chiropractic0
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder0
Medical/Clinical Assistant0
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant13
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)83
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist57
Ophthalmic Technician/Technologist18
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage28
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide6
Total320
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Personal And Culinary Services 79 completers
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist79
Hair Styling/Stylist and Hair Design0
Meat Cutting/Meat Cutter0
Engineering Technology 9 completers
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology9
Precision Production Trades 33 completers
Precision Production Trades0
Welding Technology/Welder17
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist16
Total121

Student Population by Gender and Race

For academic year 2019-2020, total 631 students have enrolled into GateWay Community College-Central City. By gender, 211 male and 420 female students are attending GateWay Community College-Central City
There are 225 White (35.66%), 27 Black/African American (4.28%), 308 Hispanic (48.81%), 18 Asian (2.85%), and 360 students with other races.
The following table summarizes the student population by gender and race/ethnicity at GateWay Community College-Central City.
TotalMaleFemale
Total631211420
American Indian/Native American1569
Asian18711
Black/African American27918
Hispanic30898210
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White22579146
Two More22814
Un-Known15411
Non-resident Alien000

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