Grayson College

6101 Grayson Drive
Denison, TX 75020-8299
Tel: (903)465-6030
4,906 students
Public institution

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Grayson County College, recognizing its interdependence with various communities, is committed to meeting lifelong learning needs through learner-centered instruction and services that promote economic development and cultural enrichment.
School Highlights:
Grayson College serves 4,906 students (41% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Grayson College is the only community colleges within Grayson County, TX.
The nearest community college is North Central Texas College (31.3 miles away).

School Overview

Grayson 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 4,906 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,906 students
1,303 students
Grayson College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,021 students
836 students
Grayson College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,885 students
1,046 students
Grayson College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Grayson College sch enrollment Grayson College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
6%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Grayson College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
7%
7%
Grayson College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
6%
12%
Grayson College Black (2006-2012)
% White
80%
67%
Grayson College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Grayson College sch ethnicity Grayson 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. 0.35 0.45
Grayson College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,300 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 49% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,476 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 28% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,300 $5,940
Grayson College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,476 $10,047
Grayson College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Grayson County College, as the community's college, embraces lifelong learning focused on educational, cultural, social, and public service activities designed to tangibly enrich the individual and our community. The purpose of Grayson County College is to provide Technical programs, Vocational programs leading directly to employment, Freshman and sophomore courses in arts and sciences, Continuing adult education and community service programs, Developmental education programs, a continuing program of counseling and guidance designed to assist studentsand Workforce development programs. The college offers Associate of Science, Associate of Arts in Teaching and Associate of Applied Science degrees and certificates. Grayson County College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate Degrees.

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Did You Know?
For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,150 per year for in-state students and $7,120 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,222 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 76%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Texas 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 0.66, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Texas is Richland College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.