Central Texas College

6200 West Central Texas Expressway
Killeen, TX 76549
Tel: (254)526-7161
26,593 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Central Texas College serves 26,593 students (21% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Central Texas College is one of 2 community colleges within Bell County, TX.
The nearest community college is Temple College (24 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 678 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
Central Texas 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 678 staff
59 staff
Central Texas College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 26,593 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 has decreased from 47:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 423% over five years.
Total Enrollment
26,593 students
1,282 students
Central Texas College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 39:1
22:1
Central Texas College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
5,609 students
810 students
Central Texas College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 20,984 students
1,017 students
Central Texas College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Central Texas College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Central Texas College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
3%
2%
Central Texas College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
2%
1%
Central Texas College Hawaiian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
17%
7%
Central Texas College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
24%
12%
Central Texas College Black (2006-2013)
% White
39%
57%
Central Texas College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
13%
3%
Central Texas College Unknown (2008-2013)
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. 0.68 0.53
Central Texas College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,460 is less than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,550 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,460 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,550 $10,294
Central Texas College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Total Dormitory Capacity 176 255
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 65%
89%
Central Texas College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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