Garden City Community College

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$1,952

7.02% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$7,853

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

7.6%

Default Rate

2017 Enrolled Students

2,064

57.3% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

37.3%

166 Graduates

About

Garden City Community College is a higher education institution located in Finney County, KS. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Garden City Community College were .

In 2017, 388 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Garden City Community College. 49.7% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 50.3% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (186 degrees), 1.22 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (152 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Garden City Community College is $1,952, which is $-5,462 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Garden City Community College is $1,952, which is $-5,462 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $7,853.

In 2017, 68% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 34% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$1,952

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Garden City Community College was $1,952. The cost of tuition at Garden City Community College is $-5,462 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

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Average Net Price

$7,853

2017 Value

9.88%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Garden City Community College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $7,853. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Garden City Community College grew by 9.88%.

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Other Student Expenses

$6,138

Room and Board

$1,100

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Garden City Community College was of $6,138 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,100. The cost of room and board did not change between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

68%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

34%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

68% of undergraduate students at Garden City Community College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 11.5% with respect to 2016, when 61% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

7.6%

2016 Default Rate

25

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Garden City Community College was 7.6%, which represents 25 out of the 329 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Garden City Community College received N/A undergraduate applications in N/A, which represents a 0% annual growth. Out of those N/A applicants, N/A students were accepted for enrollment, representing a N/A% acceptance rate.

There were 2,064 students enrolled at Garden City Community College in 2017, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Garden City Community College has an overall enrollment yield of N/A%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

N/A%

Acceptance Rate in N/A

N/A

Accepted Out of N/A

In N/A, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Garden City Community College was N/A% (N/A admissions from N/A applications). This is approximately the same as the acceptance rate of N/A, which was N/A%. Between N/A and N/A, the number of applicants stayed by N/A%, while admissions stayed by N/A%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Garden City Community College in N/A submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Garden City Community College has a total enrollment of 2,064 students. The full-time enrollment at Garden City Community College is 1,182 students and the part-time enrollment is 882. This means that 57.3% of students enrolled at Garden City Community College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Garden City Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 43.7% Hispanic or Latino, 39.1% White, 10% Black or African American, 2.37% Asian, 1.02% Two or More Races, 0.921% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.775% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Garden City Community College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Hispanic or Latino Female (25.5%), followed by White Female (18%) and White Male (17.2%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

57.3%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Garden City Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,064 students. The full-time enrollment at Garden City Community College is 1,182 and the part-time enrollment is 882. This means that 57.3% of students enrolled at Garden City Community College are enrolled full-time compared with 36% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

67%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Garden City Community College was 67%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Garden City Community College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    902

  2. White

    806

  3. Black or African American

    207

The enrolled student population at Garden City Community College is 43.7% Hispanic or Latino, 39.1% White, 10% Black or African American, 2.37% Asian, 1.02% Two or More Races, 0.921% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.775% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 45.9% White, 25.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.8% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 4 students (0.194%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 2 fewer women than men received degrees from Garden City Community College. The majority of degree recipients at Garden City Community College are white (186 degrees awarded). There were 1.22 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (152 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Garden City Community College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Garden City Community College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Agriculture (46 degrees awarded), Precision Production (34 degrees), and Personal & Culinary Services (17 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Garden City Community College are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,914,873 people), Secondary school teachers (298,888 people), Education administrators (257,696 people), Special education teachers (117,023 people), and Other managers (112,250 people).

The most specialized majors at Garden City Community College are Agriculture (46 degrees awarded), Precision Production (34 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (17 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (56 degrees), and Education (33 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Garden City Community College are Surgeons, Dentists, Geoscientists and hydrologists, except geographers, Physicians, and Information security analysts

The most specialized majors at Garden City Community College are Agriculture (46 degrees awarded), Precision Production (34 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (17 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (56 degrees), and Education (33 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Garden City Community College are Elementary & secondary schools (2,778,873 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (242,718 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (133,203 people), Child day care services (116,936 people), and Construction (75,782 people).

The most specialized majors at Garden City Community College are Agriculture (46 degrees awarded), Precision Production (34 degrees), Personal & Culinary Services (17 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (56 degrees), and Education (33 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Garden City Community College.

Most Common

  1. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  2. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

In N/A, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Garden City Community College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 195

  2. 193

In 2017, 195 degrees were awarded to men at Garden City Community College, which is 1.01 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (193).

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Most Common Male Majors

In N/A, 33 degrees were awarded to men at Garden City Community College in Welding Technology, which is 33 times more than the 1 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In N/A, 28 degrees were awarded to women at Garden City Community College in General Studies, which is 1 times approximately the same the 28 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

27%

100% Completion Time

37%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 27% of students graduating from Garden City Community College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 37% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 38% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Male

Highest Graduation Rate (50%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Garden City Community College is Male and Asian (50% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.602% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    186 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    152 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    26 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Garden City Community College is white (186 degrees awarded). There were 1.22 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (152 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    98 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    88 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Female

    85 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Garden City Community College is white female (98 degrees awarded). There were 1.11 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (88 degrees).

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Operations

Garden City Community College has an endowment valued at nearly $5.98M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $67.8k (1.13%), compared to the 2.22% average return ($81.1k on $3.66M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2017, Garden City Community College had a total expenditure of $24.5M. Of that $24.5M, they spent $9.77M on salaries and $24.5M on benefits.

Garden City Community College employs N/A N/A, N/A N/A, and N/A N/A. Most academics at Garden City Community College are N/A (N/A), N/A(N/A), and N/A (N/A).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Garden City Community College are: Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 36 employees, Service, with 33 employees, and Management with 25 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$5.98M

2017 Endowment

0.646%

decline from 2016

Garden City Community College has an endowment valued at about $5.98M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Garden City Community College declined 0.646% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $2.33M higher than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.04M - Federal

  2. $237k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Garden City Community College received $1.04M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $237k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$9.77M

Salary Expenditure

$24.5M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2017, Garden City Community College had a total expenditure of $24.5M. Of that $24.5M, they spent $9.77M on salaries and $24.5M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Garden City Community College as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$9.77M

2017 Salaries

3.79%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Garden City Community College paid a median of $9.77M in salaries, which represents 40% of their overall expenditure ($24.5M) and a 3.79% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 12.6% decline from 2015 and a 6.88% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 14.9M (41.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$3.17M

Instructional Salaries

59

Number of Employees

In 2017, Garden City Community College paid a total of $3.17M to 59 employees working as instructors, which represents 32.5% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $6.01M (29.3%) for similar Associates Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

N/A

Most Common Instructor

N/A Employees

Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

36 Employees

In N/A, the most common positions for instructional staff at Garden City Community College were N/A with N/A employees; N/A with N/A employees; and N/A with N/A employees.

In N/A, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Garden City Community College were Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 36 employees; Service with 33 employees; and Management with 25 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. N/A

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In N/A, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Garden City Community College was N/A with N/A employees, N/A with N/A employees, and N/A with N/A employees.

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