Kilgore College

School Highlights

Kilgore College serves 5,584 students (42% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 420 teachers has grown by 35% over five years.
Kilgore College(TX) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High TraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty420 staff262 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Kilgore College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The Kilgore College diversity score of 0.67 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment5,584 students4,831 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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# Full-Time Students2,365 students1,371 students
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# Part-Time Students3,219 students3,460 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
520 students251 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
5%
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% Hispanic
23%
47%
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% Black
20%
12%
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% White
49%
29%
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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% Unknown races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.670.68
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College Completion Rate
23%
24%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,300$34,600
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $3,048 is less than the state average of $4,287. The in-state tuition has declined by 9% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $4,248 is less than the state average of $6,528. The out-state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,048$4,287
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Out-State Tuition Fees$4,248$6,528
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid74%82%
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Median Debt for Graduates$14,250$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$8,250$5,500
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Kilgore College is Tyler Junior College (24.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 12,323 students | 24.20 Mi1400 East Fifth Street
    Tyler, TX 75701
    (903) 510-2200
    24.2012,323
  • 858 students | 31.70 Mi2650 E End Blvd, South
    Marshall, TX 75672
    (903) 935-1010
    31.70858
  • 2,599 students | 33.80 Mi1109 W Panola Street
    Carthage, TX 75633
    (903) 693-2000
    33.802,599
  • Jacksonville College-Main Campus
    Jacksonville College-Main Campus Photo - Students relaxing at Wonderful Wednesday picnic
    Private not-for-profit
    476 students | 37.30 Mi105 B J Albritton Dr
    Jacksonville, TX 75766
    (903) 586-2518
    37.30476
  • 2,988 students | 50.10 Mi2886 FM 1735
    Mount Pleasant, TX 75455
    (903) 434-8100
    50.102,988
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For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,287 per year for in-state students and $6,528 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,663 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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Texas community colleges have a diversity score of 0.68, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Texas is Vista College-Online. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.