Angelina College

3500 South First
Lufkin, TX 75902-1768
Tel: (936)639-1301
  • The mission of Angelina College is to provide quality educational opportunities and services to aid students in reaching their full potential.
School Highlights
  • Angelina College serves 5,148 students (33% 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 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Angelina College is the only community colleges within Angelina County, TX.
  • The nearest community college is Jacksonville College-Main Campus (56.90 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 223 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Angelina College (TX) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 223 staff 65 staff
Angelina College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 5,148 has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 5,148 students 3,585 students
Angelina College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 34:1
Angelina College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 1,709 students 932 students
Angelina College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 3,439 students 2,653 students
Angelina College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Angelina College Enrollment Breakdown TX All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
112 252
Angelina College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% Asian
Angelina College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Angelina College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Angelina College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Angelina College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Angelina College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
Angelina College Non Resident (2009-2010)
% Unknown races
Angelina College Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.54 0.69
Angelina College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Angelina College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $32,100 $34,000
Angelina College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,330 is less than the state average of $4,255. The in-state tuition has grown by 29% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $4,650 is less than the state average of $6,425. The out-state tuition has grown by 32% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,330 $4,255
Angelina College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,650 $6,425
Angelina College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 71% 84%
Angelina College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates - $9,500
Median Debt for Dropouts - $5,250
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The Angelina County Junior College District was established by an election in September 24, 1966. The Education Committee of the Angelina County Chamber of Commerce sponsored the college district. At its regular meeting on December 12, 1966, the Board of Trustees elected Dr. Jack W. Hudgins, Dean of Grayson County College, as the first president of Angelina College. Construction of the original seven-building campus started in November of 1967. Angelina College opened its doors to 600 students in the fall of 1968 in six instructional buildings. The college awards Degrees & Certificates in Business, Liberal Arts, Fine Arts, Mathematics & Science, Health Careers and Technology & Workforce. Angelina College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, and Associate of Applied Science degrees and certificates of completion. Credits earned at Angelina College may be transferred to senior college throughout the state and nation.

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Did You Know?
For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,255 per year for in-state students and $6,425 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,508 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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

Texas 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 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Texas is Houston Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.