Tarrant County College District: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Tarrant County College District is a very large two-year, public school with 50,440 students enrolled. This school was established in 1965 and is one of the 14 schools located in Fort Worth, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
72
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Tarrant County College District.

Tarrant County College District deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 72 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Medical, Management, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and 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 wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
56%
The rate of student retention at Tarrant County College District is low at 56% (below Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Tarrant County College District is very low: 13%. Nearly 19% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Tarrant County College District is a bit disappointing - 29:1. Learn more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,600
Average tuition prices are very low - about $4,600 a year.

Read the details about Tarrant County College District 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 school might accept 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) for admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Tarrant County College District and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (817) 515-5100 or check Tarrant County College District Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Tarrant County College District provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Tarrant County College District, 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 the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Tarrant County College District.

Based on the college crime information, Tarrant County College District seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Tarrant County College District Location and Maps



Post Address: Tarrant County College District, 1500 Houston St, Fort Worth, Texas 76102-6524, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Tarrant County College District Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Tarrant County College District Location Map - City View

Learn More About Tarrant County College District

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Texas Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Read information about 146 accounting and finance schools and colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Abilene, El Paso, and 72 more cities. Around 12,100 accounting and finance diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for accounting and finance programs in TX is roughly $19,000.

Agriculture
Learn more about 49 agriculture schools and colleges in Fort Worth, Big Spring, Lubbock, Waco, Baytown, Commerce, Hillsboro, and 42 other cities. Around 3,100 agriculture diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for agriculture programs in TX is roughly $15,500.

Architecture
Get details on 31 architecture schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Big Spring, Fort Worth, Austin, Lubbock, and 21 other cities. Around 1,400 architecture diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for architecture degree programs in TX is about $18,800.

Art
Learn about 89 art schools and colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Abilene, Austin, Waco, Fort Worth, Tyler, and 57 other cities. Around 2,400 art diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for art programs in TX - $16,100.

Automotive and Mechanic
Our listing contains 53 automotive and mechanic schools and colleges in Houston, Waco, Austin, El Paso, Corpus Christi, San Antonio, Dallas, and 42 more cities. About 4,800 automotive and mechanic degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for automotive and mechanic degree programs in TX is around $8,900.

Broadcasting
Learn about 58 broadcasting schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, Arlington, Abilene, Waco, and 36 more cities. Around 2,100 broadcasting diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for broadcasting programs in TX is roughly $17,400.

Business
We reviewed 178 business schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, El Paso, Fort Worth, Irving, and 91 more cities. Approximately 27,100 business diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for business degree programs in TX is around $15,800.

Computer Science
We list 184 computer science schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, El Paso, Fort Worth, Waco, and 89 other cities. Approximately 10,100 computer science diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition for computer science degree programs in TX is approximately $14,200.

Construction
Our listing contains 39 construction schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Fort Worth, Beaumont, El Paso, Big Spring, Beeville, and 26 more cities. Approximately 800 construction diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition price for construction programs in TX: $13,800.

Criminal Justice
Read about 141 criminal justice schools and colleges in San Antonio, Dallas, Houston, Fort Worth, El Paso, Austin, Laredo, and 77 other cities. About 8,300 criminal justice diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition cost for criminal justice programs in TX is about $10,400.

Culinary
We reviewed 32 culinary schools and colleges in Houston, Austin, Beaumont, Dallas, San Antonio, Corpus Christi, Pasadena, and 22 other cities. About 2,200 culinary diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for culinary programs in TX is about $10,300.

Dental
We reviewed 79 dental schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, Corpus Christi, El Paso, and 36 other cities. Around 4,100 dental diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for dental degree programs in TX is roughly $12,700.

Education
Our listing contains 211 education schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Fort Worth, Amarillo, Abilene, and 95 more cities. Around 16,700 education diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition charges for education degree programs in TX is approximately $16,500.

Electrical and Electronics
Read information about 76 electrical and electronics schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, El Paso, Dallas, Midland, Waco, and 48 other cities. Around 2,400 electrical and electronics diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for electrical and electronics programs in TX is approximately $9,300.

Engineering
Read information about 113 engineering schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Waco, Dallas, Arlington, El Paso, and 69 other cities. About 12,900 engineering diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for engineering degree programs in TX is about $19,200.

Fashion
Learn about 26 fashion schools and colleges in Fort Worth, San Antonio, Austin, Houston, Denton, Dallas, Waco, and 15 more cities. Approximately 900 fashion diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for fashion programs in TX is around $17,000.

Firefighting
Learn more about 31 firefighting schools and colleges in Corpus Christi, Levelland, Texas City, Waco, Brenham, Houston, Odessa, and 28 more cities. Around 1,400 firefighting diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for firefighting programs in TX is about $4,300.

Flight and Aviation
Learn more about 25 flight and aviation schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Waco, Baytown, Sweetwater, Denton, Pasadena, and 17 more cities. About 1,000 flight and aviation degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for flight and aviation programs in TX - $11,300.

Foreign Languages
Get details on 87 foreign languages schools and colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Abilene, Fort Worth, Austin, Big Spring, Dallas, and 55 more cities. Around 2,100 foreign languages diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for foreign languages degree programs in TX is roughly $18,500.

General Studies
We reviewed 135 general studies schools and colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Dallas, Austin, Fort Worth, Galveston, Tyler, and 87 other cities. About 43,200 general studies diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for general studies degree programs in TX is approximately $7,800.

Geography
We reviewed 23 geography schools and colleges in Austin, Houston, San Antonio, Fort Worth, Canyon, Nacogdoches, Texas City, and 16 more cities. About 600 geography diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for geography programs in TX is around $17,800.

Graphic Design and Animation
Learn more about 68 graphic design and animation schools and colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, Waco, Abilene, and 36 other cities. About 1,500 graphic design and animation diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition for graphic design and animation programs in TX is roughly $14,300.

HVAC
Learn about 52 hvac schools and colleges in San Antonio, Austin, El Paso, Houston, Brownsville, Waco, Corpus Christi, and 38 more cities. Approximately 3,100 hvac degrees are granted every year. Average tuition price for hvac programs in TX is approximately $7,100.

Industrial Technologies
Read information about 92 industrial technologies schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Corpus Christi, Beaumont, El Paso, Dallas, and 66 other cities. About 7,000 industrial technologies diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition price for industrial technologies programs in TX is roughly $7,000.

Management
Read about 187 management schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, El Paso, Fort Worth, Abilene, and 89 other cities. Approximately 23,600 management degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition for management degree programs in TX is around $16,400.

Marketing and Advertising
Detailed information about 96 marketing and advertising schools and colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, Abilene, El Paso, and 54 more cities. Around 5,100 marketing and advertising diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition charges for marketing and advertising programs in TX - $19,400.

Massage Therapy and Chiropractic
Detailed information about 25 massage therapy and chiropractic schools and colleges in San Antonio, Houston, El Paso, Dallas, Pasadena, Lewisville, Fort Worth, and 11 more cities. About 1,200 massage therapy and chiropractic degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for massage therapy and chiropractic degree programs in TX is approximately $8,100.

Medical
Our directory contains 168 medical schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, El Paso, Lubbock, Fort Worth, and 79 other cities. Approximately 15,200 medical diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for medical degree programs in TX is roughly $13,500.

Medical Assistant
Learn more about 201 medical assistant schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, El Paso, Austin, Arlington, Fort Worth, and 79 more cities. Around 26,900 medical assistant degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for medical assistant degree programs in TX is about $11,600.

Nursing
Read information about 138 nursing schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, El Paso, Corpus Christi, Abilene, Austin, and 82 more cities. Approximately 22,600 nursing diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for nursing programs in TX is approximately $11,200.

Occupational Safety and Health
Get details on 17 occupational safety and health schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Amarillo, Marshall, Tyler, Beaumont, Pasadena, and 12 other cities. Approximately 300 occupational safety and health diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for occupational safety and health degree programs in TX is around $8,000.

Office and Clerical Services
Our directory contains 96 office and clerical services schools and colleges in El Paso, Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Harlingen, Corpus Christi, and 61 more cities. Approximately 2,100 office and clerical services diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for office and clerical services degree programs in TX is approximately $7,400.

Paralegal
Our listing contains 75 paralegal schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Fort Worth, El Paso, Big Spring, and 46 other cities. About 1,500 paralegal diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition for paralegal degree programs in TX is roughly $8,500.

Pharmacy
We list 69 pharmacy schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, El Paso, Dallas, Arlington, Fort Worth, and 33 other cities. Approximately 2,500 pharmacy degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for pharmacy programs in TX is around $14,700.

Physical Therapy
Learn about 39 physical therapy schools and colleges in San Antonio, El Paso, Denton, Lubbock, Houston, Dallas, Waco, and 27 more cities. Around 1,100 physical therapy degrees are granted each year. Average tuition price for physical therapy programs in TX is roughly $12,000.

Printing and Publishing
Our listing contains 6 printing and publishing schools and colleges in Austin, Victoria, Big Spring, Killeen, and Fort Worth. Around 100 printing and publishing degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for printing and publishing degree programs in TX is around $11,800.

Psychology
Learn more about 114 psychology schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Fort Worth, Lubbock, Abilene, and 71 other cities. Around 11,400 psychology diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for psychology degree programs in TX: $16,600.

Radiology Technology
Our listing contains 46 radiology technology schools and colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, Brenham, Gainesville, Lufkin, and 35 more cities. Approximately 1,400 radiology technology diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition for radiology technology programs in TX: $6,100.

Resort and Hospitality
Our directory contains 19 resort and hospitality schools and colleges in Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Marshall, Austin, Irving, El Paso, and 13 more cities. Approximately 1,100 resort and hospitality degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for resort and hospitality degree programs in TX is approximately $13,400.

Retailing and Wholesaling
Our directory contains 37 retailing and wholesaling schools and colleges in Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Denton, Farmers Branch, and 20 other cities. Around 1,000 retailing and wholesaling degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for retailing and wholesaling programs in TX is about $16,600.

Social Work
We list 86 social work schools and colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, Tyler, Denton, Abilene, and 54 other cities. Around 4,300 social work diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for social work degree programs in TX is around $16,400.

Welding
Read about 57 welding schools and colleges in San Antonio, Waco, Corpus Christi, Victoria, Dallas, Baytown, Clarendon, and 49 other cities. Around 2,400 welding degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for welding programs in TX is roughly $5,100.

Work and Family Studies
Get details on 73 work and family studies schools and colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Abilene, Big Spring, Austin, Fort Worth, Denton, and 52 other cities. Approximately 3,500 work and family studies diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition for work and family studies programs in TX: $13,500.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges