Texarkana College

Tel: (903)823-3456
4,131 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Texarkana College serves 4,131 students (26% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is equalto than the community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 65%.
Texarkana College is the only community colleges within Bowie County, TX.
The nearest community college is University of Arkansas Community College-Hope (31.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 119 teachers has declined by 44% over five years.
College Texarkana 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 119 staff
61 staff
Texarkana College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 4,131 has declined by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 45% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,131 students 1,296 students
Texarkana College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 35:1
21:1
Texarkana College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,088 students
814 students
Texarkana College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 3,043 students
1,040 students
Texarkana College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Texarkana College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Texarkana College American Indian/Alaskan (2011-2013)
% Asian
1%
5%
Texarkana College Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
6%
21%
Texarkana College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
25%
15%
Texarkana College Black (2006-2013)
% White
63%
51%
Texarkana College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Texarkana College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Texarkana College Unknown (2011-2013)
Texarkana 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. 0.54 0.68
Texarkana College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,680 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 48% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,030 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 69% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,680 $5,660
Texarkana College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,030 $10,250
Texarkana College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 140 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 85%
89%
Texarkana 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 $4,374 per year for in-state students and $6,450 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,883 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 82%. 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 0.71, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Texas is Sanford-Brown College-Houston. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.