Houston Community Colleges

  • There are 18 community colleges in Houston, Texas, serving 67,925 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Houston is 70% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Houston community colleges have a diversity score of 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.66 (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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Recent Articles
April 22, 2017
We’ll report on the new wine-making program at Walla Walla Community College in Washington, as well as programs at other community colleges nationwide.
April 21, 2017
Learn about the benefits of an apprenticeship during your time at community college and how it can benefit your resume and future career.
April 21, 2017
A new study by the Institute for College Access and Success points at the glaring problem facing many community college students: they can't access federal student loans. Learn about the study, the problem, and what resources you do have available.