Golf Academy of America-Farmers Branch

1861 Valley View Lane, Suite 100
Dallas, TX 75234-8906
  • Golf Academy of America is a 2-year golf college that will help improve your golf skills while preparing you for a rewarding and successful golf career. The newest golf college campus is located in Dallas, TX and provides the perfect environment for golfers and those who want to learn the business of golf. Golf Academy of America-Dallas also has traditional classrooms, a computer lab, club repair shop, and a student lounge. Practice and playing opportunities are conducted at the many area golf facilities, contributing to an ideal setting for learning and student activities.
School Highlights
  • Golf Academy of America-Farmers Branch serves 80 students (95% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Golf Academy of America-Farmers Branch is one of 18 community colleges within Dallas County, TX.
  • The nearest community college to Golf Academy of America-Farmers Branch is Kaplan College-Dallas (1.6 miles away).

Top Placements

Golf Academy of America-Farmers Branch places among the top 20% of community colleges in Texas for:

School Overview

    Golf Academy of America-Farmers Branch(TX) Community College Avg.
    Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
    Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
    Total Faculty6 staff76 staff

    Student Body

    • The Golf Academy of America-Farmers Branch diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.69.
    Total Enrollment80 students3,921 students
    Student:Teacher Ratio13:135:1
    # Full-Time Students76 students1,055 students
    # Part-Time Students4 students2,866 students
    This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Golf Academy of America-Farmers Branch.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of TX.
    % Unknown races
    Diversity Score0.000.69

    Finances and Admission

    • The private state tuition of $17,150 is more than the state average of $13,730. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
    Private State Tuition Fees$17,150$13,730
    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid63%83%
    Median Debt for Graduates--
    Median Debt for Dropouts--
    Source: 2006 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    School Notes

    • Established over 30 years ago, and with more than 5,000 graduates, Golf Academy of America has grown to five campuses throughout the United States: California, Arizona, Florida, South Carolina, and Texas. Students at Golf Academy of America in Dallas get weekly opportunities to play some of the region's best courses, including Bear Creek, Brookhaven Country Club, Canyon Creek Country Club, Las Colinas, and Timarron Country Club to mention a few. Golf Academy of America provides students the opportunity to gain practical experience and networking skills through volunteering, participating, and observing in a number PGA and LPGA events.

    Nearby Schools

    • The nearest community college to Golf Academy of America-Farmers Branch is Kaplan College-Dallas (1.6 miles away).
    • College Location Mi. Students
    • Kaplan College-Dallas
      Private, for profit
      435 students | 1.60 Mi12005 Ford Road, Suite 100
      Dallas TX  75234
    • 909 students | 2.80 Mi11830 Webb Chapel Road
      Dallas TX  75234
    • 12,403 students | 3.90 Mi3939 Valley View Ln
      Dallas TX  75244
    • 10,744 students | 4.50 Mi5001 North MacArthur Blvd.
      Irving TX  75038
    • Sanford-Brown College-Dallas
      Private, for profit
      490 students | 7.70 Mi1250 Mockingbird Lane, Suite 150
      Dallas TX  75247
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