Western Texas College: Review & Facts

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Western Texas College is a small two-year, public school with 2,470 students enrolled. This college is the only college located in Snyder, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
Western Texas College will give you the option to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

WTC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Agriculture, Computer Science, Welding, and Industrial Technologies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
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. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
50%
The student retention rate at Western Texas College is low at 50% (way below Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Western Texas College is below average - 53%.

Student to faculty ratio at Western Texas College is a bit disappointing, 28:1. Find out more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$3,300
Average tuition price is extremely low - around $2,600 per academic year. The additional fees at Western Texas College (not included in tuition costs) are around $700; this comes to a total of $3,300 per year.

Read the details about Western Texas 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
The school 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) earned prior to admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Western Texas College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (325) 573-8511 or check Western Texas College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Western Texas College offers a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at WTC, 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
Western Texas College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 500 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime information, Western Texas College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Western Texas College Location and Maps



Post Address: Western Texas College, 6200 College Ave, Snyder, Texas 79549, USA
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