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Eastern Arizona College Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Eastern Arizona College. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you'll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is Eastern Arizona College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Eastern Arizona College was awarded 8 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Eastern Arizona College 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 Eastern Arizona College?

Acceptance Rate

If you are worried about getting into Eastern Arizona College, don't be. The school has a liberal open admissions policy, which means you only need to meet basic requirements in order to be admitted. Still, be sure to submit a complete application and provide any other requested materials.

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Eastern Arizona College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At Eastern Arizona College, this rate is 19 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Eastern Arizona College is 28%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  28 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Eastern Arizona College

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 Eastern Arizona College this rate is 52%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  52 out of 100
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Good Overall Diversity at Eastern Arizona College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 6,040 undergraduates at Eastern Arizona College with 1,983 being full-time and 4,057 being part-time.

Eastern Arizona College Diversity Score

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

The overall diversity score for Eastern Arizona College is 81.64 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  81.64 out of 100
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How Much Does Eastern Arizona College Cost?

The overall average net price of Eastern Arizona College is $6,985. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

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 Eastern Arizona College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Eastern Arizona College, approximately 1% of students took out student loans averaging $3,042 a year. That adds up to $12,168 over four years for those students.

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How Much Money Do Eastern Arizona College Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Eastern Arizona College make around $29,200 per year during the early years of their employment. Unfortunately, this is 27% 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 Eastern Arizona College

Eastern Arizona College is a public institution located in Thatcher, Arizona. Thatcher is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.

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Location of Eastern Arizona College

Contact details for Eastern Arizona College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 615 N. Stadium Ave., Thatcher, AZ 85552-0769
Phone: 928-428-8272
Website: www.eac.edu

Eastern Arizona College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Eastern Arizona College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Eastern Arizona College

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 948 students took at least one online class at Eastern Arizona College. This is an increase from the 910 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 948 241
2016-2017 910 299
2015-2016 1,048 263
2014-2015 896 270
2013-2014 894 344

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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