St Philip's College: Review & Facts

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St Philip's College is a large two-year, public school with 10,315 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1898 and is one of the 43 colleges and schools located in San Antonio, Texas.

St Philip's College is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU).

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
87
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are offered at St Philip's College.

St Philip's College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 87 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Automotive and Mechanic, Medical, and Culinary. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
50%
St Philip's College student retention rate is low at 50% (way below Texas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at St Philip's College is very low - 7%.

Student to faculty ratio at St Philip's College is pretty decent -- 15:1. Read more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,900
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median - around $10,700 a year. The additional fees at St Philip's College beyond tuition are approximately $200; this comes to $10,900 a year.

Read the details about St Philip's 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
St Philip's 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.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at St Philip's College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (210) 486-2000 or check St Philip's College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
St Philip's College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, 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 St Philip's 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
Yes
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at St Philip's College.

Army ROTC programs are available at St Philip's College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, St Philip's College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

St Philip's College Location and Maps



Post Address: St Philip's College, 1801 Martin Luther King Dr, San Antonio, Texas 78203-2098, USA
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