Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927)

Tel: (915)532-3737
683 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) serves 683 students (77% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) is one of 7 community colleges within El Paso County, TX.
The nearest community college is Franklin College (El Paso - 79907) (2.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 683 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
683 students
1,287 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
525 students
832 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 158 students
1,021 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) sch enrollment Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
93%
7%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
2%
12%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Black (2006-2012)
% White
5%
66%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) sch ethnicity Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) 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. 0.13 0.45
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Percent Admitted 85%
78%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Percent Admitted (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For El Paso public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,966 per year for in-state students and $3,646 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,525 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in El Paso is 85%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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.