79720 Community Colleges

  • There are 2 community colleges in 79720, Big Spring, Texas, serving 3,871 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is less than the state average of 34:1.

79720, TX Community Colleges:

  • College Location Students
  • 1001 Birdwell Lane
    Big Spring TX  79720
    (432)264-5000

    3,756 students
  • 3200 Ave C
    Big Spring TX  79720
    (432)264-3700

    115 students
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Corrosion technology is one of the hottest new industries community colleges are training for. Currently, only a handful of schools offer a program, but the field is open for new graduates.
May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.
May 20, 2017
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