Trinity Valley Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Trinity Valley Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 4,670 students enrolled. This institution is the only institution located in Athens, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
35
Fair
Trinity Valley Community College will give you the option to receive a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

TVCC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 35 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Industrial Technologies, Welding, and Engineering. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
51%
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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Trinity Valley Community College is low at 51% (way below Texas average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
24 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Trinity Valley Community College is very low: 24%. Around 22% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Trinity Valley Community College is reasonable -- 24:1. Find out more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,800
Low
Average tuition price is very low, $3,400 a year. The additional fees at TVCC not covered by tuition are nearly $1,400; this comes to a total of $4,800 annually.

Read the details about Trinity Valley Community 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 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 enrolling to Trinity Valley Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (903) 675-6200 or check Trinity Valley Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$1,400
Low
Trinity Valley Community College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Trinity Valley Community 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
C-
Unsafe
Trinity Valley Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 500 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is low: around $1,400 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Trinity Valley Community College seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Trinity Valley Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Trinity Valley Community College, 100 Cardinal Drive, Athens, Texas 75751, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Trinity Valley Community College Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Trinity Valley Community College Location Map - City View

Read all information about Trinity Valley Community College:

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime


Texas Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
We list 146 accounting and finance colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, Waco, El Paso, Richardson, and 72 more cities. Approximately 13,100 accounting and finance degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for accounting and finance programs in TX is roughly $20,900.

Agriculture
Read about 46 agriculture colleges in Lubbock, Fort Worth, Waco, Big Spring, Brenham, Denison, Kingsville, and 39 other cities. About 3,300 agriculture diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for agriculture programs in TX is roughly $16,600.

Automotive and Mechanic
Get details on 47 automotive and mechanic schools in Houston, Corpus Christi, El Paso, San Antonio, Beaumont, Farmers Branch, Lancaster, and 39 more cities. Around 4,600 automotive and mechanic diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for automotive and mechanic programs in TX - $6,900.

Business
Learn about 183 business colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, El Paso, Fort Worth, Lubbock, and 90 other cities. About 30,300 business diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for business programs in TX is approximately $16,900.

Computer Science
Read about 181 computer science colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Fort Worth, Arlington, and 82 more cities. About 14,100 computer science diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for computer science degree programs in TX - $15,800.

Construction
Read information about 34 construction colleges in Houston, El Paso, Beaumont, San Antonio, College Station, Lake Jackson, Stephenville, and 25 other cities. Around 900 construction diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition for construction programs in TX is about $14,600.

Cosmetology
Detailed information about 152 cosmetology colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, El Paso, Lubbock, Garland, Austin, and 78 other cities. Approximately 7,600 cosmetology degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition for cosmetology programs in TX is around $5,900.

Criminal Justice
Detailed information about 145 criminal justice colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, El Paso, Corpus Christi, and 80 other cities. Approximately 9,600 criminal justice diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for criminal justice programs in TX is around $11,500.

Electrical and Electronics
Learn about 69 electrical and electronics schools in Houston, San Antonio, El Paso, Austin, McAllen, Corpus Christi, Irving, and 41 more cities. Around 2,500 electrical and electronics diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition for electrical and electronics degree programs in TX is around $9,400.

Engineering
We reviewed 109 engineering schools in San Antonio, Houston, Waco, Dallas, Austin, El Paso, Beaumont, and 65 other cities. About 14,900 engineering degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for engineering programs in TX is about $20,400.

Firefighting
We reviewed 33 firefighting colleges in Gainesville, McAllen, Tyler, Beaumont, Killeen, San Antonio, Wharton, and 30 more cities. Around 1,300 firefighting diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition for firefighting programs in TX is roughly $5,100.

General Studies
Read information about 137 general studies colleges in Dallas, San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Fort Worth, Waco, Tyler, and 85 other cities. Approximately 50,800 general studies diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for general studies programs in TX is around $7,600.

HVAC
Learn more about 53 hvac schools in San Antonio, Houston, El Paso, Austin, Fort Worth, Corpus Christi, Brownsville, and 37 other cities. Approximately 2,600 hvac degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for hvac programs in TX is about $7,700.

Industrial Technologies
Our listing contains 106 industrial technologies colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Arlington, Corpus Christi, Austin, El Paso, Waco, and 69 more cities. Around 8,200 industrial technologies degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for industrial technologies programs in TX is about $6,400.

Installation and Repair
We list 26 installation and repair schools in Houston, El Paso, Denison, Mount Pleasant, Waco, Corpus Christi, Laredo, and 20 other cities. About 700 installation and repair diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for installation and repair programs in TX - $4,700.

Management
We reviewed 199 management colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Lubbock, Richardson, and 90 other cities. Around 27,400 management diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for management degree programs in TX is about $17,700.

Medical
Read information about 178 medical colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Lubbock, El Paso, Fort Worth, and 78 other cities. Around 18,000 medical degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition price for medical programs in TX - $15,700.

Medical Assistant
Learn more about 193 medical assistant colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, El Paso, Austin, Fort Worth, Arlington, and 77 other cities. Around 21,700 medical assistant diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for medical assistant programs in TX is approximately $10,700.

Music
We reviewed 104 music colleges in San Antonio, Dallas, Houston, Austin, Abilene, Fort Worth, Tyler, and 64 other cities. About 2,500 music diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for music degree programs in TX: $20,100.

Nursing
Learn more about 149 nursing schools in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, Corpus Christi, Fort Worth, El Paso, and 80 more cities. Around 24,200 nursing diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for nursing degree programs in TX: $12,900.

Office and Clerical Services
We list 88 office and clerical services colleges in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, El Paso, Grand Prairie, Pasadena, and 56 other cities. Approximately 1,500 office and clerical services degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for office and clerical services programs in TX is about $5,700.

Paralegal
We reviewed 64 paralegal colleges in San Antonio, Houston, Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Richardson, Fort Worth, and 41 more cities. About 1,300 paralegal degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition for paralegal degree programs in TX: $7,500.

Welding
We reviewed 56 welding schools in Grand Prairie, Houston, San Antonio, Victoria, Big Spring, Clarendon, Levelland, and 48 other cities. Around 3,600 welding degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for welding degree programs in TX is about $5,300.

Work and Family Studies
Detailed information about 73 work and family studies schools in San Antonio, Houston, Beaumont, Denton, Abilene, Big Spring, Lubbock, and 52 more cities. Approximately 3,800 work and family studies diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for work and family studies degree programs in TX - $15,500.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges