Texas County Technical College
- The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|Texas County Technical College||(MO) Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges|
|Institution Level||Less than 2 yrs||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Institution Control||Private, non-profit||Private, non-profit|
|Total Faculty||12 staff||32 staff|
|Total Enrollment||125 students||1,126 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1||27:1|
|# Full-Time Students||85 students||514 students|
|# Part-Time Students||40 students||612 students|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$28,000||$31,000|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- The nearest community college to Texas County Technical College is Missouri State University-West Plains (39.9 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 2,123 students | 39.90 Mi128 Garfield Avenue
West Plains,  MO  65775
- 76 students | 45.60 Mi1202 E Hwy 72
Rolla,  MO  65401
- 1,393 students | 71.40 Mi1600 South College Street
Mountain Home,  AR  72653
- 322 students | 72.50 Mi4255 Nature Center Way
Springfield,  MO  65804
- 14,396 students | 72.70 Mi1001 E. Chestnut Expressway
Springfield,  MO  65802
Against massive budget cuts, community colleges have been forced to take drastic measures, including cutting entire programs ranging from the culinary arts to athletics.
Many students enroll in community college with the intent of transferring to a four-year school. Of those who do, many succeed, and yet traditional colleges and universities continue to overlook them. Read on to learn more about why more community college students don’t transfer schools and to receive some tips for making the transfer yourself.
Community college is the only option for many students who either can’t afford a traditional four-year university or who need a more flexible school environment. Just because community college is different, however, doesn’t mean that its students matter any less. The Aspen Prize exists to encourage community colleges to do more for their students and to continually strive for improvement.