Texas College: Review & Facts

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Texas College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 855 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1894 and is one of the 5 colleges and schools located in Tyler, Texas.

Texas College is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU) and is also affiliated with Christian Methodist Episcopal Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
Fair
Texas College will give you the opportunity to earn an associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Texas College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Business, Criminal Justice, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
39%
Bad
It is important 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 normally a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Texas College student retention rate is very low at 39% (way below Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Texas College is very low - 15%.

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

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,100
Medium
Average tuition cost is relatevely low - about $8,300 a year. The additional fees at Texas College not covered by tuition are around $1,800, which makes it a total of $10,100 per year.

Read the details about Texas 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 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) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Texas College is $20.00. The graduate application fee is $20.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Texas College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (903) 593-8311 or check Texas College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,600
Low
Texas College provides a distance learning option 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 Texas 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.

Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Texas College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 400 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - about $3,600 per year.

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

Texas College Location and Maps



Post Address: Texas College, 2404 N. Grand Avenue, Tyler, Texas 75702, USA
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