Grayson College

6101 Grayson Drive
Denison, TX 75020-8299
Tel: (903)465-6030
  • 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 is North Central Texas College (31.30 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 165 teachers has declined by 18% 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
Grayson College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 4,636 has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's 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
Grayson College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio28:135:1
Grayson College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,903 students1,055 students
Grayson College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students2,733 students2,866 students
Grayson College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Grayson College Enrollment Breakdown TX All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
106264
Grayson College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
% Asian
1%
4%
Grayson College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
9%
37%
Grayson College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
6%
13%
Grayson College Black (2007-2016)
% White
71%
39%
Grayson College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
9%
2%
Grayson College More (2012-2016)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Grayson College Non Resident (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Grayson 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.0.480.69
Grayson College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
19%
21%
Grayson College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,000$34,000
Grayson College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,544 is less than the state average of $4,070. 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 $6,270. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,544$4,070
Grayson College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$3,648$6,270
Grayson College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid86%83%
Grayson College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$8,387$9,500
Grayson College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,412$5,250
Grayson College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
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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Did You Know?
For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,070 per year for in-state students and $6,270 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,730 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 75%. 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 0.67. The most diverse community college in Texas is Houston Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.