Central Texas College

6200 West Central Texas Expressway
Killeen, TX 76549-4199
Tel: (254)526-7161
20,547 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Central Texas College serves 20,547 students (23% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 65%.
Central Texas College is one of 2 community colleges within Bell County, TX.
The nearest community college is Temple College (24.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 638 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
College Central Texas College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 638 staff
62 staff
Central Texas College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 20,547 has declined by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has decreased from 53:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment 20,547 students 1,371 students
Central Texas College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
22:1
Central Texas College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 4,789 students
779 students
Central Texas College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 15,758 students
1,083 students
Central Texas College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Central Texas College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Central Texas College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2014)
% Asian
2%
5%
Central Texas College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
16%
20%
Central Texas College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
27%
15%
Central Texas College Black (2006-2014)
% White
39%
49%
Central Texas College White (2006-2014)
% Hawaiian
2%
-
Central Texas College Hawaiian (2007-2013)
% Two or more races
10%
3%
Central Texas College More (2011-2014)
% Unknown races
4%
6%
Central Texas College Unknown (2008-2014)
Central Texas College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.74 0.70
Central Texas College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,790 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,270 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,790 $5,664
Central Texas College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,270 $10,360
Central Texas College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Total Dormitory Capacity 179 271
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 73%
90%
Central Texas College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 5,200 students | 24.00 Mi2600 S 1st St
    Temple TX 76504
    (254)298-8282
    24.005,200
  • 207 students | 46.50 Mi13801 Burnet Road, Suite 300
    Austin TX 78727
    (512)651-4700
    46.50207
  • 8,294 students | 47.60 Mi1400 College Dr
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    (254)299-8622
    47.608,294
  • 643 students | 49.00 Mi3110 Esperanza Crossing, Suite 100
    Austin TX 78758
    (888)553-2433
    49.00643
  • 4,114 students | 53.60 Mi3801 Campus Drive
    Waco TX 76705
    (800)792-8784
    53.604,114
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Did You Know?
For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,362 per year for in-state students and $5,655 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,735 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Texas community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.71, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Texas is Virginia College-Austin. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.