Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927)

Tel: (915)760-8107
990 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) serves 990 students (76% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) is one of 9 community colleges within El Paso County, TX.
The nearest community college is International Business College-El Paso (El Paso - 79907) (2.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
College Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) 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 43 staff
62 staff
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Total Faculty (2006-2014)
Number of Programs Offered 8 8

Student Body

The student population of 990 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 93% over five years.
Total Enrollment 990 students 1,371 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
22:1
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 756 students
779 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 234 students
1,083 students
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
83%
20%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
4%
15%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Black (2006-2014)
% White
13%
49%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) White (2006-2014)
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) 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. 0.29 0.70
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
90%
Western Technical College (El Paso - 79927) % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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