Temple College: Review & Facts

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Temple College is a medium two-year, public school with 5,720 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1926 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Temple, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
Fair
At Temple College you can earn your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Temple College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Computer Science, Medical, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
51%
Bad
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 good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Temple College student retention rate is low at 51% (way below Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Temple College is very low - 11%. About 28% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Temple College is reasonably decent -- 18:1. Read more information regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,500
Low
Average tuition costs are low - around $5,800 per year. The additional fees at Temple College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $700, which totals $6,500 annually.

Read the details about Temple 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
Temple College will consider accepting 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 request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Temple College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (254) 298-8282 or check Temple College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,000
Medium
Temple College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at TC, 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.

Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Temple College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 300 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: about $5,000 annually.

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

Temple College Location and Maps



Post Address: Temple College, 2600 S 1st St, Temple, Texas 76504-7435, USA
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