Harris County Community Colleges

In Harris County, Texas, you can find 24 community colleges serving 103,858 students.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic). The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is more than the state average of 35:1.

Harris County Community Colleges

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Did You Know?
For Harris, TX private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,413 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Harris, TX is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Harris, TX 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 0.68, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Harris, TX is Houston Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.