Kilgore College

1100 Broadway, Kilgore
TX, 75662-3299
Tel: (903)983-8209
6,249 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Kilgore College serves 6,249 students (46% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Kilgore College is the only community colleges within Gregg County, TX.
The nearest community college is Tyler Junior College (23.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Kilgore 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 6,249 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,249 students
1,287 students
Kilgore College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,868 students
832 students
Kilgore College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3,381 students
1,021 students
Kilgore College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Kilgore College sch enrollment Kilgore College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Kilgore College Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Kilgore College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Kilgore College Black (2006-2012)
% White
Kilgore College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Kilgore College More (2010-2012)
Kilgore College sch ethnicity Kilgore 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. 0.49 0.45
Kilgore College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,976 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 29% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,128 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 30% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,976 $5,940
Kilgore College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,128 $10,072
Kilgore College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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