Grayson College

  • Grayson County College, recognizing its interdependence with various communities, is committed to meeting lifelong learning needs through learner-centered instruction and services that promote economic development and cultural enrichment.
School Highlights
  • Grayson College serves 4,636 students (41% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Grayson College is the only community colleges within Grayson County, TX.
  • The nearest community college to Grayson College is North Central Texas College (31.3 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 165 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grayson College(TX) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty165 staff76 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Grayson College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Grayson College diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment4,636 students3,921 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:135:1
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# Full-Time Students1,903 students1,055 students
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# Part-Time Students2,733 students2,866 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
106252
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
% Asian
1%
4%
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% Hispanic
9%
37%
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% Black
6%
13%
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% White
71%
39%
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% Two or more races
9%
2%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.480.69
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College Completion Rate
19%
21%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,000$33,800
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,544 is less than the state average of $4,026. The in-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $3,648 is less than the state average of $6,207. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,544$4,026
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Out-State Tuition Fees$3,648$6,207
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid86%83%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,387$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,412$5,015
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Grayson County College, as the community's college, embraces lifelong learning focused on educational, cultural, social, and public service activities designed to tangibly enrich the individual and our community. The purpose of Grayson County College is to provide Technical programs, Vocational programs leading directly to employment, Freshman and sophomore courses in arts and sciences, Continuing adult education and community service programs, Developmental education programs, a continuing program of counseling and guidance designed to assist studentsand Workforce development programs. The college offers Associate of Science, Associate of Arts in Teaching and Associate of Applied Science degrees and certificates. Grayson County College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate Degrees.

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