Kilgore College

School Highlights
  • Kilgore College serves 5,768 students (45% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Kilgore College is the only community colleges within Gregg County, TX.
  • The nearest community college to Kilgore College is Tyler Junior College (23.9 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 238 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Kilgore College(TX) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty238 staff76 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 24:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Kilgore College diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment5,768 students3,921 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:135:1
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# Full-Time Students2,586 students1,055 students
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# Part-Time Students3,182 students2,866 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
500252
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% Asian
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4%
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% Hispanic
10%
37%
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% Black
16%
13%
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% White
67%
39%
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% Two or more races
4%
2%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.510.69
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College Completion Rate
19%
21%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,300$33,800
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,048 is less than the state average of $4,026. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $4,248 is less than the state average of $6,207. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,048$4,026
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Out-State Tuition Fees$4,248$6,207
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid75%83%
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Median Debt for Graduates$10,500$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,015
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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For Texas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,026 per year for in-state students and $6,207 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 74%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Texas community colleges have a diversity score of 0.69, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Texas is Houston Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.