Collin County Community College District

Tel: (972)881-5790
27,991 students
Public institution
Collin College is a student and community centered institution committed to developing skills, strengthening character, and challenging the intellect.
School Highlights
Collin County Community College District serves 27,991 students (35% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.
Collin County Community College District is the only community colleges within Collin County, TX.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Richardson (14.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 738 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Collin County Community College District (TX) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 738 staff
65 staff

Student Body

The student population of 27,991 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 27,991 students 1,394 students
# Full-Time Students 9,899 students
932 students
# Part-Time Students 18,092 students
2,653 students
% Asian
8%
4%
% Hispanic
15%
37%
% Black
10%
13%
% White
59%
39%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
% Non Resident races
4%
2%
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. 0.61 0.69

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $2,044 is less than the state average of $3,168. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $3,694 is less than the state average of $4,242. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,044 $3,168
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,694 $4,242
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Since offering its first classes at area high schools in 1985, Collin College has expanded to serve more than 51,000 credit and continuing education students each year. The only public college in the county, Collin College offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines. With six locations, Collin College has firmly established itself as the premier academic institute of North Texas. Collin College offers a variety of plans designed to prepare students for a college or university degree. Some options include pursuing an associate degree, completing the core curriculum or a field of study, or beginning coursework in a pre-professional program. The associate of arts, associate of applied science, associate of arts in teaching and associate of science degrees are designed for students planning to transfer course credits to a baccalaureate degree program at a college or university. In addition to core curriculum, Collin offers extensive training in the health professions and public service fields, including nursing, respiratory therapy, dental hygiene, emergency medical services, fire science, and law enforcement. Certificates can be earned in a wide range of high-tech fields, as well. Augmenting the computer networking technology program, Collin is one of six national Cisco Certified Training Centers. The Courtyard Center for Professional and Economic Development (CYC) opened in 1993. Located on Preston Park Boulevard in Plano near the intersection of Park and Preston, the CYC complex houses the Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division, the Small Business Development Center and the Business Solutions Group, which provides customized training to area businesses. Courses offered at CYC include career development, real estate, contract and corporate training, and Seniors Active in Learning (SAIL). Collin County Community College District is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees and certificates.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 708 students | 14.40 Mi2101 Waterview Pky
    Richardson TX  75080
    (972)690-9100
    14.40708
  • 18,915 students | 17.50 Mi12800 Abrams Rd.
    Dallas TX  75243
    17.5018,915
  • 12,403 students | 20.30 Mi3939 Valley View Ln
    Farmers Branch TX  75244
    (972)860-4700
    20.3012,403
  • Remington College-Dallas Campus
    Private not-for-profit
    822 students | 20.90 Mi1800 Eastgate Dr
    Garland TX  75041
    (972)686-7878
    20.90822
  • 1,155 students | 21.40 Mi8080 Park Lane, Suite 100
    Dallas TX  75231
    (214)692-8080
    21.401,155
Did You Know?
For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,168 per year for in-state students and $4,242 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,322 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Texas is Virginia College-Austin. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.