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Compton College Campus Life

Campus Size

Medium-Sized Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 6,724 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 733 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

64% Women
36% Men


Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $54,580)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $53,719)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Badminton - 7 - -
Baseball 42 - - -
Basketball 21 10 - -
Football 66 - - -
Soccer 24 17 - -
Softball - 18 - -
Track and Field, Outdoor 15 12 - -
Track and Field, X-Country 3 1 - -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 7.9%
Black/non-Hispanic 46.7%
Hispanic 33.1%
Non-resident alien 0.9%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 5.2%
Two or more races 1.8%
White/non-Hispanic 4.3%
Percent of students with disability 3% or less

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Remedial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Daycare on campus for children of students
  • Library on campus
  • No On-Campus Housing
  • No Meal Plan

Clubs & Organizations

We do not have information for clubs or organizations at Compton College

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 5
Liquor Law Violation 1
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 0
Property Crime 10
Reviews Dorm Life


Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 4
  • John M.
  • I am a current student here

    The cafeteria food is good but can be a little expensive eating there everyday. The campus has vending machines around that are great if your running late to class and need a quick snack.

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  • 5
  • Michael from Compton, CA
  • I am a current student here

    the cafeteria food has a wide variety, is low priced and delicious. the campus is also surrounded by many food places from McDonalds to El pollo loco. there are also restaurants very near like T.G.I fridays

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  • 3
  • Noel from Los Angeles, CA
  • I am a current student here

    i guess that they give the same food from your high school. i just be going to micky dees or panda express. there right next to the school.

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  • 2
  • Anonymous
  • I am a past student here

    Average, nothing special. But when I attended the cafe was under construction so I they had a food truck serve the students.

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  • 4
  • Albert from Compton, CA
  • I am a current student here

    The lunch here is pretty good. I have no complaints for the food. The cooks and cashier are respectful here and there are plenty of choices from Mexican food to burgers.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • John M.
  • I am a current student here

    Being a community college it does not offer this but joining school clubs can get students to feel

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