Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924)

Tel: (915)566-9621
436 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) serves 436 students (74% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 65%.
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) is one of 9 community colleges within El Paso County, TX.
The nearest community college is Anamarc College-El Paso Central (5.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
College 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 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 0.48 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment 436 students 1,296 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
814 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 115 students
1,040 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%
5%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
70%
21%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
5%
15%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Black (2006-2013)
% White
17%
51%
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%
1%
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. 0.48 0.68
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79924) Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% 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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