Frank Phillips College

1301 W. Roosevelt St.
Borger, TX 79008-5118
Tel: (806)457-4200
  • Frank Phillips College is a comprehensive community college. The mission of this institution is to provide quality educational programs to the residents of its service area, the ten northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle. The Board of Regents, administration, faculty and staff are united in their commitment to the accomplishment of this mission.
School Highlights
  • Frank Phillips College serves 1,348 students (42% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Frank Phillips College is the only community colleges within Hutchinson County, TX.
  • The nearest community college is Amarillo College (40.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Frank Phillips 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 61 staff 65 staff
Frank Phillips College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,348 has grown by 29% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 22% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,348 students 3,585 students
Frank Phillips College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 34:1
Frank Phillips College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 568 students 932 students
Frank Phillips College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 780 students 2,653 students
Frank Phillips College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Frank Phillips College Enrollment Breakdown TX All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
208 252
Frank Phillips College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Frank Phillips College Asian (2010-2016)
% Hispanic
Frank Phillips College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Frank Phillips College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Frank Phillips College White (2007-2016)
% Non Resident races
Frank Phillips College Non Resident (2007-2016)
Frank Phillips 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. 0.55 0.69
Frank Phillips College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Frank Phillips College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $36,800 $34,000
Frank Phillips College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,490 is less than the state average of $4,255. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $3,700 is less than the state average of $6,425. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,490 $4,255
Frank Phillips College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,700 $6,425
Frank Phillips College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 80% 84%
Frank Phillips College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $7,500 $9,500
Frank Phillips College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $4,750 $5,250
Frank Phillips College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Frank Phillips College serves over 3,000 students each semester, 1,500 transfer degree-seeking students and approximately 1,500 applied science, workforce and certificate students. FPC provides a diverse cultural background for students attending college, with students typically representing 15-17 countries and 34-39 states annually. The curricula offerings at FPC range literally from 'a to z' with programs of study from agriculture to zoology coupled with numerous technical and occupational programs.

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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 $14,619 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.