Richland College

Tel: 9722386100
19,287 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
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Richland College serves 19,287 students (23.92% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 57:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 64%.
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Richland College is one of 20 community colleges within Dallas County, TX.
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The nearest community college is South University-The Art Institute Of Dallas (3.96 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 338 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Richland College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 338 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 19,287 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 57:1 has increased from 55:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 19,287 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 57:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 4,613 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 14,674 students
1,017 students
% Asian
14%
2%
% Hispanic
29%
7%
% Black
22%
12%
% White
28%
57%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
% Unknown races
4%
3%
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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. 0.75 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,252 is less than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has grown by 42% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,436 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 49% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,252 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,436 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 59%
89%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Soccer, Volleyball,
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Richland College was established in 1972. It is one of seven campuses in the Dallas County Community College District. For more than 30 years, Richland College of the Dallas County Community Colleges has focused on teaching, learning and community building. Richland helps students build their future through courses that can be applied to the first two years of a baccalaureate degree, one- or two-year certificates in a number of career fields, and training in the latest technology for students who want to advance in their current careers. The student body of more than 14,000 college credit students and about 5,000 continuing education students at Richland is internationally and ethnically diverse, speaking more than 79 first languages. The college is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools to award the Associate of Arts degree, Associate of Sciences degree and the Associate of Applied Science degree.

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Did You Know?
For Dallas private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,269 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Dallas 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 0.6, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Dallas is Richland College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.