Vista College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - FairSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Vista College is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 2,220 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1985 and is one of the 16 colleges located in El Paso, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
12
At Vista College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Vista College implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 12 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Office and Clerical Services, Computer Science, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
73%
The student retention rate at Vista College is fair at 73% (above Texas average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Vista College is very good: 82%. Nearly 2% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Vista College is good: 10:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,100
Average tuition costs are fairly high, around $17,400 a year. The additional fees at Vista College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $700; which comes to a total of $18,100 per year.

Read the details about Vista College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Vista College is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Vista College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (915) 779-8031 or check Vista College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Vista College offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Vista College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Vista College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Vista College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Vista College Location and Maps



Post Address: Vista College, 6101 Montana Ave, El Paso, Texas 79925-2021, USA
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