Kilgore College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
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Kilgore College is a medium two-year, public school with 5,670 students enrolled. This school is the only school located in Kilgore, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
78
Fair
At Kilgore College you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

KC follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 78 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Criminal Justice, Firefighting, Industrial Technologies, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
53%
Bad
It is important 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 anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Kilgore College student retention rate is low at 53% (way below Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Kilgore College is very low: 24%. Nearly 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Kilgore College is reasonably decent: 20:1. Read more about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,400
Low
Average tuition pricing is very low, $3,700 a year. The additional fees at KC not covered by tuition are approximately $700; this totals $4,400 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept your 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 receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Kilgore College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (903) 984-8531 or check Kilgore College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Kilgore College offers a distance education program.

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

Based on the college crime information, Kilgore College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Kilgore College Location and Maps



Post Address: Kilgore College, 1100 Broadway, Kilgore, Texas 75662-3299, USA
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