Community College Students Statistics [Fresh Research]

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"62% of community college students attend part-time."

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"36% of first-generation college students in the U.S. are enrolled in community colleges."

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"29% of community college students are Hispanic."

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"17% of community college students are African American."

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"Community college students are more likely to work while enrolled, with 69% working part-time or full-time."

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"The average annual tuition at public two-year institutions was $3,730 for in-district students in 2020-2021."

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"About 3.8 million students were enrolled in public two-year colleges in Fall 2019."

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"54% of community college students are women."

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"Nearly 22% of community college students are parents, with 13% being single parents."

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"70% of community college students receive some type of financial aid, including grants, loans, or work-study."

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"Approximately 40% of community college students are 24 years or older."

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"42% of community college students who began college in 2011 transferred to a four-year school within six years."

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"54% of full-time, first-time students at public two-year institutions in the U.S. earned a credential within 6 years of enrolling."

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"60% of students who entered community college with the goal of earning a bachelor’s degree, achieved that goal within eight years."

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"Nearly half (47%) of community college students experienced food insecurity in the past 30 days."

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