Kilgore College

Tel: (903)983-8209
5,867 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
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Kilgore College serves 5,867 students (44.71% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 64%.
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Kilgore College is the only community colleges within Gregg County, TX.
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The nearest community college is Tyler Junior College (23.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 220 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Kilgore College 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 Public institution Public
Total Faculty 220 staff
61 staff
Kilgore College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 5,867 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 5,867 students 1,294 students
Kilgore College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1
21:1
Kilgore College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,623 students
821 students
Kilgore College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 3,244 students
1,025 students
Kilgore College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Kilgore College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Kilgore College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
14%
7%
Kilgore College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
20%
12%
Kilgore College Black (2006-2013)
% White
61%
57%
Kilgore College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Kilgore College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Kilgore College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Kilgore College Non Resident (2006-2013)
Kilgore College 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. 0.49 0.53
Kilgore College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,976 is less than the state average of $5,668. The in-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,128 is less than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,976 $5,694
Kilgore College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,128 $10,252
Kilgore College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 600 250
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 70%
89%
Kilgore College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,020 per year for in-state students and $6,184 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,700 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 81%. 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Texas is Richland College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.