Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924)

Tel: (915)566-9621
436 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
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Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) serves 436 students (73.62% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 64%.
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Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) is one of 9 community colleges within El Paso County, TX.
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The nearest community college is Anamarc College-El Paso Central (5.13 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) 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 27 staff
61 staff
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 9 7

Student Body

The student population of 436 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 436 students 1,294 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
21:1
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 321 students
822 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 115 students
1,025 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
70%
7%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
5%
12%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Black (2006-2013)
% White
17%
57%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
3%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Unknown (2011-2013)
% Non Resident races
5% 2%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) 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. 0.34 0.53
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86%
89%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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El Paso 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 0.33, which is lower than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in El Paso is Vista College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.