Vista College

Tel: (915)779-8031
3,583 students
Private for-profit
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School Highlights:
Vista College serves 3,583 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is lower than the community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 65%.
Vista College is one of 9 community colleges within El Paso County, TX.
The nearest community college is Southwest University at El Paso (0.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 130 teachers has grown by 1200% over five years.
College Vista College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 130 staff
61 staff
Vista College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 3,583 has grown by 1082% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 282% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,583 students 1,296 students
Vista College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1
21:1
Vista College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 3,583 students
814 students
Vista College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Vista College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Hispanic
50%
21%
Vista College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
23%
15%
Vista College Black (2006-2013)
% White
21%
51%
Vista College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Vista College More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
4%
3%
Vista College Unknown (2009-2013)
Vista 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. 0.65 0.68
Vista College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,725 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has declined by 20% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,725 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has declined by 20% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,725 $5,660
Vista College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,725 $10,250
Vista College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
89%
Vista College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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