Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927)

Tel: (915)760-8107
826 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) serves 826 students (82% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) is one of 9 community colleges within El Paso County, TX.
The nearest community college is International Business College-El Paso (El Paso - 79907) (2.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 57% over five years.
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) 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 Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 30 staff
59 staff
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 9 7

Student Body

The student population of 826 teachers has grown by 33% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
826 students
1,282 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1
22:1
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
674 students
810 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 152 students
1,017 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
79%
7%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
4%
12%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Black (2006-2013)
% White
16%
57%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) White (2006-2013)
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) 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. 0.13 0.53
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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