Texarkana College

Tel: (903)823-3456
4,061 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Texarkana College serves 4,061 students (37% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.
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 122 teachers has declined by 43% over five years.
College Texarkana 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
Total Faculty 122 staff
62 staff
Texarkana College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 4,061 has declined by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,061 students 1,371 students
Texarkana College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 33:1
22:1
Texarkana College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 1,506 students
779 students
Texarkana College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 2,555 students
1,083 students
Texarkana College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Texarkana College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
Texarkana College Asian (2007-2014)
% Hispanic
6%
20%
Texarkana College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
24%
15%
Texarkana College Black (2006-2014)
% White
65%
49%
Texarkana College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Texarkana College More (2010-2014)
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. 0.52 0.70
Texarkana College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,960 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,040 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,960 $5,664
Texarkana College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,040 $10,360
Texarkana College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Total Dormitory Capacity 9 271
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 93%
90%
Texarkana College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,362 per year for in-state students and $5,655 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,735 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 80%. 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 0.50. The most diverse community college in Texas is Virginia College-Austin. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.