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Community College of Philadelphia Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Community College of Philadelphia ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Community College of Philadelphia Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Community College of Philadelphia was awarded 14 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Community College of Philadelphia was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Community College of Philadelphia?

Acceptance Rate

Since Community College of Philadelphia has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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Community College of Philadelphia Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Community College of Philadelphia, this ratio is 15 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Community College of Philadelphia is 42%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  42 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Community College of Philadelphia

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Community College of Philadelphia this rate is 59%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  59 out of 100
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Average Overall Diversity at Community College of Philadelphia

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 17,296 undergraduates at Community College of Philadelphia with 5,084 being full-time and 12,212 being part-time.

Community College of Philadelphia Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and minorities. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

Community College of Philadelphia scored 53.72 out of 100 for overall diversity. This is about average when compared to other colleges and universities in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  53.72 out of 100
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How Much Does Community College of Philadelphia Cost?

The overall average net price of Community College of Philadelphia is $7,553. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Community College of Philadelphia

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$6,557 $7,447 $10,222 $11,835 $12,155

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Community College of Philadelphia, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Community College of Philadelphia, approximately 39% of students took out student loans averaging $4,215 a year. That adds up to $16,860 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Community College of Philadelphia is 18.5%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Community College of Philadelphia Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Community College of Philadelphia make about $32,000 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. Unfortunately, this is 20% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of Community College of Philadelphia

Community College of Philadelphia is a public institution situated in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The location of Community College of Philadelphia is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Location of Community College of Philadelphia

Contact details for Community College of Philadelphia are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1700 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19130-3991
Phone: 215-751-8000
Website: www.ccp.edu

Community College of Philadelphia Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Community College of Philadelphia along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Community College of Philadelphia

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 5,273 students took at least one online class at Community College of Philadelphia. This is an increase from the 4,982 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 5,273 1,882
2016-2017 4,982 1,383
2015-2016 4,553 1,807
2014-2015 4,222 1,579
2013-2014 7,419 1,372

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