Houston Community Colleges

  • There are 16 community colleges in Houston, Texas, serving 66,789 students.
  • For Houston private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,807 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Houston community colleges have a diversity score of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 40:1.

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February 07, 2018
Air traffic controllers enjoy secure, interesting work. Earning a degree in ATC at a community college is an excellent first step to securing a job.
December 21, 2017
Many students start their academic careers at a community college, hoping to transfer to a four-year university, but find themselves missing the mark. Thankfully, a new report surveying university leaders provides ideas on how to help students make the transfer successfully.
December 21, 2017
Learn about the research that shows how participation in community college boosts student performance and success.