Cedar Valley College

3030 North Dallas Ave, Lancaster,
TX, 75134-3799
Tel: (972)860-8201
6,403 students
Public institution

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The mission of Cedar Valley College is to provide quality learning that prepares students for success in a dynamic world.
School Highlights:
Cedar Valley College serves 6,403 students (25% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Cedar Valley College is one of 22 community colleges within Dallas County, TX.
The nearest community college is Dallas Institute of Funeral Service (11.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Cedar Valley 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

Student Body

The student population of 6,403 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 55:1 has increased from 37:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,403 students
1,360 students
# Full-Time Students
1,574 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 4,829 students
1,014 students
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
1%
% Asian 3%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 17%
7%
% Black 46%
11%
% White 33%
66%
% Two or more races 1%
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. 0.65
0.44

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,490 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,960 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,490 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,960 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Cedar Valley College and North Lake College opened in 1977. Brookhaven, the final college in the seven-college master plan, opened in 1978. Cedar Valley College is located on more than 300 acres in southern Dallas County. Cedar Valley's award winning architecture and careful attention to landscaping have given the college a reputation for being one of the most scenic business sites in the Dallas area. The campus plan takes advantage of the site's natural beauty, which includes a gazebo and a pedestrian walk along two sides of a 17-acre lake. Cedar Valley has a 350-seat performance hall, gymnasium, baseball field, and a surgery facility and barn for the Veterinary Technology program. Cedar Valley College is located in southern Dallas County. It's one of seven colleges in the Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD). More than 4,000 students benefit from its comprehensive curriculum, which includes for credit academic transfer career programs and non-credit continuing education courses such as real estate, computer technology, foreign language and music. Cedar Valley College offers a wide range of degrees and certificate programs to choose from and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate degree.

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