About Estrella Mountain Community College

Founded in 1992, Estrella Mountain Community College. is a college. Located in Arizona, which is a city setting in Arizona, the campus itself is Suburban. The campus is home to 9,344 full time undergraduate students, and 0 full time graduate students.

The Estrella Mountain Community College Academic calendar runs on a Semester basis. In the school year the student to faculty ratio was 23:1. There are 98 full time instructional teachers. Degrees awarded at Estrella Mountain Community College include: Bachelor's Degree, Masters Degree, Post-master's certificate, Doctor's degree.

Quick Facts

Acceptance Rate100%
Application Deadline
Application Fee0
SAT Range
ACT Range

Admissions at are considered , with ,16% of all applicants being admitted.

In the school year, of the students who applied to the school, only of those who were admitted eventually ended up enrolling.

0% of incoming freshmen are in the top half of their high school class. 0% were in the top quarter, and 0% were in the top tenth. You can apply online.

STUDENT LIFE

We asked, and students answered these important questions about student life at Estrella Mountain Community College.

3%
“We”re apathetic”
35%
“We know about current events and vote”
56%
“We participate and encourage others to get involved”
6%
“There”s nothing we won”t protest”
0%
“We save it for the classroom”
46%
“Sometimes, but not often”
40%
“There”s usually intelligent conversation to be found”
14%
“All the time, including weekends”
0%
“I”m always terrified”
0%
“I only go out in groups”
12%
“I usually let someone know where I”m going”
88%
“I feel extremely safe”
79%
“We don”t play sports”
0%
“We play recreationally”
14%
“We bought the gear”
7%
“We live for the big game”
17%
“It”s not really our thing”
14%
“Occasinally we gallery crawl”
46%
“There are a variety of opportunities”
23%
“We”re a very artistic group”
0%
“Haven”t met them”
9%
“Available in class”
54%
“They keep regular office hours”
37%
“They”re always available”
68%
“No greek life, but other groups to join”
24%
“There is some involvement, but not a lot”
6%
“Plenty of people join a sorority or fraternity”
3%
“It”s everything. If you”re not greek, you”re a geek”
41%
“We”re not into drinking at all”
50%
“Maybe a little, but it”s not a big thing”
9%
“We only party on weekends”
0%
“There”s some drinking happening every night”
35%
“Never, we”re here to learn”
59%
“There might be people who do”
3%
“People are known to partake on weekends”
3%
“There”s a huge drug scene”
3%
“We”re apathetic”
35%
“We know about current events and vote”
56%
“We participate and encourage others to get involved”
6%
“There”s nothing we won”t protest”
0%
“We save it for the classroom”
46%
“Sometimes, but not often”
40%
“There”s usually intelligent conversation to be found”
14%
“All the time, including weekends”
0%
“I”m always terrified”
0%
“I only go out in groups”
12%
“I usually let someone know where I”m going”
88%
“I feel extremely safe”
79%
“We don”t play sports”
0%
“We play recreationally”
14%
“We bought the gear”
7%
“We live for the big game”
17%
“It”s not really our thing”
14%
“Occasinally we gallery crawl”
46%
“There are a variety of opportunities”
23%
“We”re a very artistic group”
0%
“Haven”t met them”
9%
“Available in class”
54%
“They keep regular office hours”
37%
“They”re always available”
68%
“No greek life, but other groups to join”
24%
“There is some involvement, but not a lot”
6%
“Plenty of people join a sorority or fraternity”
3%
“It”s everything. If you”re not greek, you”re a geek”
41%
“We”re not into drinking at all”
50%
“Maybe a little, but it”s not a big thing”
9%
“We only party on weekends”
0%
“There”s some drinking happening every night”
35%
“Never, we”re here to learn”
59%
“There might be people who do”
3%
“People are known to partake on weekends”
3%
“There”s a huge drug scene”
3%
“We”re apathetic”
35%
“We know about current events and vote”
56%
“We participate and encourage others to get involved”
6%
“There”s nothing we won”t protest”
0%
“We save it for the classroom”
46%
“Sometimes, but not often”
40%
“There”s usually intelligent conversation to be found”
14%
“All the time, including weekends”
0%
“I”m always terrified”
0%
“I only go out in groups”
12%
“I usually let someone know where I”m going”
88%
“I feel extremely safe”
79%
“We don”t play sports”
0%
“We play recreationally”
14%
“We bought the gear”
7%
“We live for the big game”
17%
“It”s not really our thing”
14%
“Occasinally we gallery crawl”
46%
“There are a variety of opportunities”
23%
“We”re a very artistic group”
0%
“Haven”t met them”
9%
“Available in class”
54%
“They keep regular office hours”
37%
“They”re always available”
68%
“No greek life, but other groups to join”
24%
“There is some involvement, but not a lot”
6%
“Plenty of people join a sorority or fraternity”
3%
“It”s everything. If you”re not greek, you”re a geek”
41%
“We”re not into drinking at all”
50%
“Maybe a little, but it”s not a big thing”
9%
“We only party on weekends”
0%
“There”s some drinking happening every night”
35%
“Never, we”re here to learn”
59%
“There might be people who do”
3%
“People are known to partake on weekends”
3%
“There”s a huge drug scene”

Estrella Mountain Community College REVIEWS

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  • How would you rate on-campus housing?

    26 Students rated on-campus housing 2 stars. 15 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate off-campus housing?

    15 Students rated off-campus housing 4 stars. 0 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus food?

    41 Students rated campus food 4.1 stars. 46 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus facilities?

    44 Students rated campus facilities 4.4 stars. 64 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate class size?

    44 Students rated class size 4.6 stars. 66 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate school activities?

    42 Students rated school activities 3.8 stars. 38 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate local services?

    42 Students rated local services 3.8 stars. 40 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate academics?

    44 Students rated academics 4.4 stars. 57 % gave the school a 5.0.

What's your overall opinion of Estrella Mountain Community College?

42 Students rated Estrella Mountain Community College

Elyse - 12/28/2021

I think Estrella Mountain Community College is a good and caring school when it comes to financial and school classes. The teachers are ok, though they are open to students all the time for questions and such. There is really no housing since it’s a community college.

Karina

Overall EMCC is a great place to take classes here because of the variety of classes this college has to offer. There are always events to get students involved and to meet other fellow students. The professors are always helpful and are almost always available for any questions and concerns. The campus is very peaceful with a lot of helpful resources to succeed in every class.

Sarah

Estrella Mountain Community College has a great environment. People get a long great, the teachers are amazing and the resources on campus are helpful. The mentors are also very helpful in terms of guiding a student in the right direction of where they plan to do.

kimberly

Estrella Mountain Community College is a great school. Throughout the time I been there I been treated equally and has opportunities. The staff are very nice and the professors are always willing to help you out.

Estrella Mountain Community College FAQS

  1. What is the Acceptance Rate at Estrella Mountain Community College?

    The fall 2020 acceptance rate for Estrella Mountain Community College is 100%. That means, out of _____ applications received in 2020 , _____ students were offered admission. The number of males who applied was _____ vs the number of females which was _____.

  2. What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

    Take your schooling seriously for it will be your future. Take time to understand and choose what you want to go to school for, let it be your passion and something you could dream about everynight. Don't want to go to college for something just because it's good money or because someone thinks it's right for you, dream it, live it and love what your going to do. Know in your heart that its never to late to chase your dream and when you reach it and have it in your hands it will feel like you have just been born.

    Read all  35 answers
  3. Describe the students at your school.

    Easy to talk to, willing to help each other, and regular people.

    Read all  14 answers
  4. What's unique about your campus?

    The location is very conveniant for my busy life.

    Read all  8 answers
  5. Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

    My school is one large family because everyone is very kind and helpful to eachother. You could go to anyone for help and they are willing to help you to their best ability.

    Read all  7 answers
  6. What's the one thing you wish someone had told you about freshman year?

    The only thing that I wish someone had pressed firmly on was for me to continue my education right after completing high school. I don't suggest taking even a semester off because you will look back later, when life starts to hit you hard and think, "I could have already been done.".

    Read all  7 answers
  7. Describe your favorite campus traditions.

    Estrella Mountain is best known for their programs in Art and Business Management. It has an open admission which is a plus in every applicants' mind.

    Read all  6 answers
  8. What kind of person should not attend this school?

    Like any school if one is not willing to learn and do the work then they should not attend this school. Another type of person who should not attend this school is one who thinks that just because it is a community college they can get away with anything there, it is still an institution of learning and should be treated as such.

    Read all  6 answers
  9. What do you brag about most when you tell your friends about your school?

    When I tell my friends about my school, I brag about the awesome teachers I've had more than anything else . I also tell them about how great the smaller campus and class sizes are.

    Read all  6 answers
  10. Here's your chance: Say anything about your college!

    My school is way different then Page High School. Copper Canyon isn't as exciting as Page High School. Page High was a school fulled with spirt, laughter, excitement, and communication.

    Read all  4 answers
  11. What kind of person should attend this school?

    Anyone who is just starting their newly acquired journey for a higher education, and is unsure of what major or field to shoot for then this is the place for you. Here at Estrella Mountain Community College you can mature into the college student that you are and find your path for the new world and have help from great teachers and students alike. If you?re still deciding on whether college is right for you, or starting at a community college to save money, you will find yourself very pleased at what Estrella can offer to embrace your intellect.

    Read all  4 answers
  12. What do you consider the worst thing about your school? Why?

    The worst thing about my school is the fact that it does not offer a four year degree program. Well, that and the horriably long waits to see a guidance couselor! Sometime they are bloacked out for an entire month!

    Read all  3 answers
  13. What are the most popular student activities/groups?

    Since the school is close to many restaurants, stores, and movie theaters, you can find other students outside of class. The most popular thing to do here though is just hanging out at the movies or restaurants with friends. The dating scene is a little noticeable among the college freshman students.

    Read all  1 answers
  14. What's the most frustrating thing about your school?

    The most frustrating thing would have to be that as one advances in their math classes, the probability for receiving assistance for a particular math course lessens. This can get extremely frustrating at times because in the higher classes the need for knowledgeable tutors is necessary.

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Student Body

Students

60%

female

40%

male

9,344

Total Undergrad Enrollment

N/A

Total Grad Students

N/A

Out-Of-State

100%

In-State

N/A

International

Organizations

N/A

Student Organizations

N/A

Fraternities

N/A

Sororities

Housing

No

On-Campus Housing

N/A

of students living on campus

Student Diversity

% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2%
% Asian/Pacific Islander
4%
% Black or African-American
8%
% Hispanic/Latino
51%
% White or Caucasian
30%

TUITION & AID

All students must apply yearly for financial aid. This process starts with the FAFSA. Though financial aid deadlines vary by school, it is a good idea to apply as soon as possible. For the upcoming school year, you can apply as early as October 1 for the FAFSA. Additional school aid will be dependent on the FAFSA results.

75% of students attending Estrella Mountain Community College receive some sort of financial aid. 55% were awarded federal grants. While 17% received federal loans. Many students do also need to apply for additional private student loans.

Cost Out of State

$7,878

Tuition and fees(Out of state)

$1,288

Books and Supplies

$5,724

Room and Board

14,890

Total On Campus

Actual Cost By Income Level(W/Financial Aid)

Family Income
Cost
$0 - $30K
$5,890
$30 - $48K
$6,559
$48 - $75K
$8,677
$75 - $110K
$10,367
$110K & UP
$11,030

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