Texas Community Colleges

There are 140 community colleges located throughout Texas (95 public colleges and 45 private colleges), serving 785,963 students.
For Texas 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 (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 82% (view national acceptance rates).
Texas community colleges have a diversity score of 0.71, which is higher than the national average of 0.52 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 65% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 35:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(TX) School Average
American Indian
n/a
Asian
4%
Hispanic
38%
Black
15%
White
35%
Hawaiian
n/a
Two or more races
2%
Unknown
6%

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