Central Texas College
- The teacher population of 638 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
|Central Texas College||(TX) Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges|
|Institution Level||Less than 2 yrs||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Total Faculty||638 staff||76 staff|
|Total Enrollment||20,547 students||3,921 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||32:1||35:1|
|# Full-Time Students||4,789 students||1,055 students|
|# Part-Time Students||15,758 students||2,866 students|
|Total Dormitory Capacity||-||252|
|% American Indian/Alaskan|
|% Two or more races|
|% Non Resident races||-|
|% Unknown races|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$35,400||$33,800|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- College Location Mi. Students
- 5,200 students | 24.00 Mi2600 S 1st St
Temple,  TX  76504
- 207 students | 46.50 Mi13801 Burnet Road, Suite 300
Austin,  TX  78727
- 8,484 students | 47.60 Mi1400 College Dr
Waco,  TX  76708
- 643 students | 49.00 Mi3110 Esperanza Crossing, Suite 100
Austin,  TX  78758
- 4,114 students | 53.60 Mi3801 Campus Drive
Waco,  TX  76705
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
A recent study reveals that job applicants with a credential or associate’s degree from a community college have slightly better chances of getting a job interview than students who attend a for-profit college or university. Since community colleges are much more budget friendly than for-profit institutions and have much better job placement results, community colleges are a much better option for employment-minded students.
After City College of San Francisco loses its accreditation, other community colleges in the state are facing warnings, sanctions and possible loss of accreditation as well.