Central Texas College

6200 West Central Texas Expressway
Killeen, TX 76549-4199
School Highlights
  • Central Texas College serves 20,547 students (23% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 61%.
  • Central Texas College is one of 2 community colleges within Bell County, TX.
  • The nearest community college to Central Texas College is Temple College (24.0 miles away).

Top Placements

Central Texas College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Texas for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 638 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Central Texas College(TX) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty638 staff76 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Central Texas College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Central Texas College diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment20,547 students3,921 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:135:1
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# Full-Time Students4,789 students1,055 students
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# Part-Time Students15,758 students2,866 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
-252
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
2%
4%
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% Hispanic
16%
37%
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% Black
27%
13%
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% White
38%
39%
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% Hawaiian
2%
-
% Two or more races
10%
2%
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% Non Resident races
-
2%
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% Unknown races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.740.69
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College Completion Rate
8%
21%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,400$33,800
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,790 is less than the state average of $4,026. The in-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,270 is more than the state average of $6,207. The out-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,790$4,026
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,270$6,207
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid73%83%
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Median Debt for Graduates$6,500$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,500$5,015
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Central Texas College is Temple College (24.0 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 5,200 students | 24.00 Mi2600 S 1st St
    Temple TX  76504
    (254)298-8282
    24.005,200
  • 207 students | 46.50 Mi13801 Burnet Road, Suite 300
    Austin TX  78727
    (512)651-4700
    46.50207
  • 8,484 students | 47.60 Mi1400 College Dr
    Waco TX  76708
    (254)299-8622
    47.608,484
  • 643 students | 49.00 Mi3110 Esperanza Crossing, Suite 100
    Austin TX  78758
    (888)553-2433
    49.00643
  • 4,114 students | 53.60 Mi3801 Campus Drive
    Waco TX  76705
    (800)792-8784
    53.604,114
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