Kilgore College

Tel: (903)983-8209
5,867 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Kilgore College serves 5,867 students (45% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 65%.
Kilgore College is the only community colleges within Gregg County, TX.
The nearest community college is Tyler Junior College (23.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 220 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
College Kilgore College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 220 staff
61 staff
Kilgore College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 5,867 has grown by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 23% over five years.
Total Enrollment 5,867 students 1,315 students
Kilgore College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1
22:1
Kilgore College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,623 students
815 students
Kilgore College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 3,244 students
1,061 students
Kilgore College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Kilgore College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
Kilgore College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
14%
20%
Kilgore College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
20%
15%
Kilgore College Black (2006-2013)
% White
61%
49%
Kilgore College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Kilgore College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Kilgore College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
Kilgore College Non Resident (2006-2013)
Kilgore 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. 0.57 0.70
Kilgore College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,976 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,128 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,976 $5,590
Kilgore College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,128 $10,086
Kilgore College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 600 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 70%
89%
Kilgore College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 11,308 students | 23.90 Mi1400 East Fifth Street
    Tyler, TX 75701
    (903)510-2200
    23.9011,308
  • 755 students | 33.30 Mi2650 E End Blvd South
    Marshall, TX 75672
    (903)935-1010
    33.30755
  • 2,579 students | 33.90 Mi1109 W Panola St
    Carthage, TX 75633
    (903)693-2000
    33.902,579
  • 523 students | 37.10 Mi105 B J Albritton Dr
    Jacksonville, TX 75766
    (903)586-2518
    37.10523
  • 3,229 students | 50.30 Mi2886 FM 1735
    Mount Pleasant, TX 75455
    (903)434-8100
    50.303,229
Did You Know?
For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,178 per year for in-state students and $6,282 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,883 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 82%. 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 Sanford-Brown College-Houston. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.