Ranger College: Review & Facts

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Ranger College is a small two-year, public school with 2,065 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1926 and is the only school located in Ranger, Texas.

Academic Offerings

Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Ranger College.

Ranger College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Cosmetology, Welding, and Industrial Technologies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.

Student Retention
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 plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Ranger College student retention rate is low at 58% (way below Texas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
The graduation rate at Ranger College is very low - 21%. Around 34% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Ranger College is reasonably decent: 20:1. Learn more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition costs are very low, around $3,900 per academic year. The additional fees at Ranger College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $900; which makes it a total of $4,800 a year.

Read the details about Ranger 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
Ranger 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) at entry.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Ranger College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (254) 647-3234 or check Ranger College Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Ranger College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

This school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Ranger College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 400 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is low: around $1,100 a year.

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

Ranger College Location and Maps

Post Address: Ranger College, 1100 College Circle, Ranger, Texas 76470, USA
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