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.

Houston, TX Community Colleges:

Recent Articles
May 18, 2018
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May 10, 2018
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