East Los Angeles College

#4741 / #1326
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Community college located in Monterey Park, California, USA

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About East Los Angeles College

According to Wikipedia, East Los Angeles College is a public community college in Monterey Park, California, a suburb of Los Angeles. It is part of the California Community Colleges System and member of the Los Angeles Community College District. With fourteen communities comprising its primary service area and an enrollment of 35,403 students, ELAC has the largest student body campus by enrollment in the state of California as of 2018. It was located in northeastern East Los Angeles before that part of unincorporated East Los Angeles was annexed by Monterey Park in the early 1970s. The college uses a semester-based academic year. The highest degree offered at East Los Angeles College is an associate degree. ELAC offers non-degree certificates in 27 different fields.

East Los Angeles College's Online Degrees

East Los Angeles College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Graduation Rate
30%

How Much Does East Los Angeles College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$1,196$42

How Much Do East Los Angeles College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from East Los Angeles College, then you can expect to earn an average of $36,100 per year. You also have a 85% chance of being employed after 10 years.

East Los Angeles College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-Grads
16,56416,564

Where is East Los Angeles College?

East Los Angeles College is located at 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park CA 91754-6099

How Safe is East Los Angeles College?

Monterey Park has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is East Los Angeles College Known For?

East Los Angeles College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

East Los Angeles College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are East Los Angeles College's Most Influential Alumni?

East Los Angeles College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Social Work, and History. Here are some of East Los Angeles College's most famous alumni:

Luis J. Rodriguez
Luis J. Rodriguez
A Pinto poetry, Chicanismo, and Chicano literature.
Julian Nava
An American diplomat.
Edward James Olmos
Edward James Olmos
An American actor and director.
Ruben Salazar
Ruben Salazar
An American journalist.
Antonio Villaraigosa
A 41st mayor of Los Angeles .
Lee Baca
Lee Baca
An American law enforcement officer.
Stuart Spencer
An American political consultant.
Kent Twitchell
An American artist.
Ruben Quesada
Ruben Quesada
An American poet.
Clarence Davis
An American football player.
Ben Davidson
Ben Davidson
A Player of American football .
Raymond Cruz
Raymond Cruz
An American actor.

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