El Camino College

1,173 reviews
  1. Torrance, CA
  2. 2 Year
B-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Professors
    B-
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    A-
  4. Safety
    B+
  5. Student Experience
    B-
  6. Location
    A
El Camino College is ...
Public
Athletic Division
Other
Athletic Conference
Data not available
Address
16007 Crenshaw Blvd
Torrance, CA 90506

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
100%
SAT Range
Data not available
ACT Range
Data not available
Application Fee
Data not available
SAT/ACT
Data not available
High School GPA
Data not available

Cost

Net Price
$9,936/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $8,103/ year
  • $30-48k
    $8,929/ year
  • $49-75k
    $11,201/ year
  • $76-110k
    $12,754/ year
  • $110k+
    $13,283/ year

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
28:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
86%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.153 responses
32%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.135 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.136 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
8,298Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
13%
Pell Grant
47%
Varsity Athletes
4%
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After El Camino College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$30,200/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
33%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
80%
National
83%

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Reviews

1,173 reviews
  • Excellent
    189
  • Very Good
    464
  • Average
    448
  • Poor
    47
  • Terrible
    25
It makes me feel hopeful and excited about my future. It makes me feel like I am a part of something great, and my cohort feels like my family. Everyone supports each other and everyone pushes each other to succeed. The workload is appropriate and reasonable, curriculum is clear and direct, facilities are clean and abundant, and the school posts job opportunities through the MyEcc website. The school's health office also offers great free services, such as psychological counseling and chiropractic services!
  • College Senior
  • 3 months ago
I believe the online courses depend on professors. Throughout my experiences, it was much easier and simple for me. Many people think that if they take the online courses, they would have a problem with contacting their professors, but I always had professors who care about their students a lot, so I did not have any problem with it. It is only a problem for me since I procrastinate a lot, but I think it is just an excuse for me!
  • College Junior
  • 5 months ago
After coming out from high school, I was surprised at how amazing the professors were! They are more strict, but a lot more informative. I could tell that they come to teach, help, and leave. There are usually about 30-40 students per class. I think that is a good number, because we are all able to communicate and participate.
  • College Freshman
  • 2 months ago