Navarro College

  • An open-door, public, comprehensive, community college, Navarro College primarily serves the educational, civic, and business communities in Navarro, Ellis, Limestone, Freestone, and Leon Counties. The College also attracts students from the rest of the state of Texas, from throughout the United States, and from many other countries, welcoming students from all cultural, educational, and socioeconomic backgrounds, Navarro College is alert to the changing educational requirements of its constituency and the social and political forces at work within communities it serves and responds to these changing needs with enthusiasm, creativity, intelligence, and hard work.
School Highlights
  • Navarro College serves 9,999 students (39% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is higher than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 61%.
  • Navarro College is the only community colleges within Navarro County, TX.
  • The nearest community college to Navarro College is Hill College (34.9 miles away).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 263 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Navarro College(TX) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty263 staff76 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Navarro College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Navarro College diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment9,999 students3,921 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio38:135:1
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# Full-Time Students3,944 students1,055 students
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# Part-Time Students6,055 students2,866 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
-252
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
-
4%
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% Hispanic
15%
37%
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% Black
12%
13%
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% White
70%
39%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.470.69
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College Completion Rate
19%
21%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,100$33,800
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,388 is less than the state average of $4,026. The in-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $4,828 is less than the state average of $6,207. The out-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,388$4,026
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Out-State Tuition Fees$4,828$6,207
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid86%84%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,447$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$7,215$5,015
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • In Spring of 1946 a group of local citizens met to form a steering committee for the purpose of establishing a junior college in Navarro County. In a general election held July 16, 1946, voters approved the creation of Navarro Junior College and authorized a county tax to help finance the institution. In that same election voters chose a seven-member board of trustees to govern the College. The first students began classes in September, 1946. In 1951 the campus was moved to its present location, a 47 acre tract west of downtown Corsicana on State Highway 31. The campus has expanded to 103 acres with 23 buildings. Academic Programs are offered in Art, Accounting, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Behavioral Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science Education, English, Fine Arts, Foreign Language, Mathematics, Social Sciences, Developmental Studies, Engineering, Physical Education, Physics and Speech. Career & Technical Programs includes Accounting, Ag Mechanization, Business Administration, Customer Service, Business Information Technology, Child Development, Computer Science, Cosmetology, Criminal Justice, Fire Science, Health Profession Certificate, Paralegal (Legal Assistant), Medical Lab Technology, Multimedia Technology, Associate Degree Nursing, Licensed Vocational Nursing, LVN-RN Bridge, Occupational Therapy Assistant and Paramedic. The college is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Navarro College is Hill College (34.9 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 4,020 students | 34.90 Mi112 Lamar Dr
    Hillsboro TX  76645
    (254)659-7500
    34.904,020
  • 4,983 students | 38.30 Mi100 Cardinal Drive
    Athens TX  75751
    (903)675-6200
    38.304,983
  • 6,759 students | 40.60 Mi3030 North Dallas Ave
    Lancaster TX  75134
    (972)860-8201
    40.606,759
  • 4,114 students | 45.90 Mi3801 Campus Drive
    Waco TX  76705
    (800)792-8784
    45.904,114
  • 164 students | 47.40 Mi200 Bowser Circle
    Terrell TX  75160
    (972)524-3341
    47.40164
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