Richland College: Review & Facts

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Richland College is a large two-year, public school with 16,690 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1972 and is one of the 34 schools and colleges located in Dallas, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
Fair
At Richland College you can get your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Richland College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Accounting and Finance, Business, Management, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
68%
Fair
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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Richland College is relatively low at 68% (close to Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
26 : 1
High
The graduation rate at Richland College is very low: 17%. Roughly 41% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Richland College is a bit disappointing -- 26:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,300
Low
Average tuition charges are low, $5,300 annually.

Read the details about Richland 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
The 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) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Richland College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (972) 238-6100 or check Richland College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
Richland College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, 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 Richland 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
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Richland College.

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

Richland College Location and Maps



Post Address: Richland College, 12800 Abrams Rd., Dallas, Texas 75243-2199, USA
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