El Paso Community College

Tel: (915)831-2000
32,225 students
Public institution

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The mission of El Paso County Community College District is to provide educational opportunities and support services that prepare individuals to improve their personal quality of life and to contribute to their economically and culturally diverse community.
School Highlights:
El Paso Community College serves 32,225 students (32% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
El Paso Community College is one of 7 community colleges within El Paso County, TX.
The nearest community college is Border Institute Of Technology (1.1 miles away).

School Overview

El Paso Community 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 32,225 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
32,225 students
1,303 students
El Paso Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
10,446 students
836 students
El Paso Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 21,779 students
1,046 students
El Paso Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
El Paso Community College sch enrollment El Paso Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
El Paso Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
88%
7%
El Paso Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
2%
12%
El Paso Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
9%
67%
El Paso Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
El Paso Community College sch ethnicity El Paso Community College sta ethnicity
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. 0.22 0.45
El Paso Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,966 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,646 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 62% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,966 $5,940
El Paso Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,646 $10,047
El Paso Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Established in 1969, the campuses offer programs to more than 24,000 credit students and 5,300 non-credit students. Students may choose from more than 130 academic programs of study and more than 350 personal enrichment/continuing education courses. The college also offer the latest in technology, training facilities, and innovative learning options such as distance education, online courses, dual credit, student technology services, and a new state-of-the-art model for delivering K-Gray education. In addition, strong community partnerships, customized employer training, and other workforce development initiatives make EPCC the leading training provider of choice for local area business and industry. The college offer the latest in technology, training facilities, and innovative learning options such as distance education, online courses, dual credit, student technology services, and a new state-of-the-art model for delivering K-Gray education. In addition, strong community partnerships, customized employer training, and other workforce development initiatives make EPCC the leading training provider of choice for local area business and industry. The college offers Associates of Arts, Associates of Applied Science degrees and Certificate programs. El Paso County Community College District 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?
El Paso 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 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in El Paso is Border Institute Of Technology. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.