Kilgore College

Tel: (903)984-8531
5,768 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Kilgore College serves 5,768 students (45% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.
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 238 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
College Kilgore College (TX) 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 238 staff 65 staff

Student Body

The student population of 5,768 has declined by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 5,768 students 1,394 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 24:1 34:1
# Full-Time Students 2,586 students 932 students
# Part-Time Students 3,182 students 2,653 students
Total Dormitory Capacity 500 228
% Hispanic
10%
37%
% Black
16%
13%
% White
67%
39%
% Two or more races
4%
2%
% Unknown races
1%
5%
% Non Resident races
1%
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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. 0.51 0.69

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,976 is less than the state average of $3,810. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,128 is less than the state average of $7,170. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,976 $3,810
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,128 $7,170
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75% 84%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Texas is Virginia College-Austin. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.