Eastfield College

Tel: (972)860-7100
14,529 students
Public institution

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The mission of Eastfield College is to provide educational opportunities through high-quality instruction, services and programs in an environment conducive to student success in academic, technical, occupational, and continuing education. Our purpose is to develop responsible citizenship, to value diversity and cultural enrichment, and to be accountable and adaptable.
School Highlights:
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Eastfield College serves 14,529 students (22.97% of students are full-time).
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Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 64%.
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Eastfield College is one of 20 community colleges within Dallas County, TX.
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The nearest community college is Remington College-Dallas Campus (3.22 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 236 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Eastfield College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 236 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 14,529 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 14,529 students 1,288 students
# Full-Time Students 3,338 students
814 students
# Part-Time Students 11,191 students
1,024 students
% Asian
4%
2%
% Hispanic
39%
7%
% Black
26%
12%
% White
27%
57%
% Two or more races
1% 2%
% Unknown races
2%
3%
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. 0.69 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,910 is less than the state average of $5,668. The in-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,590 is less than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,910 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,590 $10,252
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Eastfield College has been serving the Mesquite, Garland and East Dallas community since 1970. Eastfield College works to provide educational opportunities through high-quality instruction, services and programs in an environment conducive to student success in academic, technical, occupational, and continuing education. Eastfield is part of the Dallas County Community College District. Sometimes known as the �Educational Village� because of its unique architecture, it is located on 244 acres at the intersection of Interstate 30 and Motley Drive in Mesquite. Eastfield began operation in 1970 and has continually strived to assess the educational and cultural needs of students and the community in order to provide the finest in educational services. The Eastfield campus rises impressively from the plains of eastern Dallas County. Functional building clusters give students easy access to classrooms and labs and the overall aesthetic effect has earned Eastfield several architectural awards of excellence. The careful landscape planning includes terraced areas throughout the campus, a heated outdoor exercise pool, gymnasium, baseball field, jogging trail and tennis courts. In addition, the campus boasts an outstanding Performance Hall which serves the college and community for a variety of fine arts events. Eastfield College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate degree.

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Did You Know?
For Dallas, TX public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,094 per year for in-state students and $5,380 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,103 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Dallas, TX 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 0.65, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Dallas, TX is Richland College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.