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Largest Career Programs

The largest career programs at GateWay Community College-Central City is Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic). Its 2022 tuition and fees are $1,300 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 with tuition, fees, and completion time for each program.
Tuition & Completion Time for 6 Largest Career Programs
ProgramTuition & FeesBooks & Supplies CostsProgram LengthAverage Completion Time Average Tuition Over Career Schools
1Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) $1,300$316200 Contact Hours2 Months $4,458
2Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist $4,315$362600 Contact Hours8 Months $8,734
3Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist $2,020$180340 Contact Hours5 Months $2,454
4Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder $4,195$824805 Contact Hours11 Months $14,921
5Cosmetology/Cosmetologist $9,982$2261600 Contact Hours22 Months $15,110
6Language Interpretation and Translation $1,300$187200 Contact Hours3 Months -

Important Academic Statistics

Total 524 students are attending at GateWay Community College-Central City. There are 30 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) and 1 part-time faculty working for the school. The students to faculty ratio is 13 to 1 (7.69%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 65 (full-time) and 8 (part-time). The graduation rate at GateWay Community College-Central City is 85% and the retention rate is 72% at the school.
Key Academic Statistics
Student Population524
Graduation Rate85%
Number of Faculty31
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1

2022 Costs of Attendance

The 2022 tuition & fees at GateWay Community College-Central City is $1,300 . The amount is for the largest program and the tuition for other programs may differ from the average cost. It offers the alternative tuition plans.
30% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $3,668 (exclude student loans).
2022Tuition, Books & Supplies, and Living Costs
Tuition & Fees$1,300
Books & Supplies$316
Off-Campus Room & Board$2,124
Off-Campus Expenses$2,619
Average Financial Amount$3,668

Offered Degrees

GateWay Community College-Central City offers 23 career programs for 1 Year Certificate, 2 Years Certificate. The 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.
Offered Career Programs and Online Availability
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
1 Year Certificate170320
2 Years Certificate60121

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
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
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
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Personal And Culinary Services 79 completers
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

Enrollment Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 524 students have enrolled into GateWay Community College-Central City. By gender, 165 male and 359 female students are attending the school.
There are 154 White (29.39%), 30 Black/African American (5.73%), 285 Hispanic (54.39%), 12 Asian (2.29%), and 328 students with other races.
Student Population By Race/ethnicity
American Indian/Native American945
Black/African American30921
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
Two More27918
Non-resident Alien000

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