Jefferson County Community Colleges

  • There are 3 community colleges in Jefferson County, Texas, serving 5,074 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Texas is 80% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 25:1.

Jefferson County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Kaplan College-Beaumont
    Pivate, for profit
    6115 Eastex Freeway
    Beaumont TX  77706
    (409)833-2722

    198 students
  • 855 E Lavaca
    Beaumont TX  77705
    (409)880-8321

    2,799 students
  • 1500 Proctor St
    Port Arthur TX  77640
    (409)984-6342

    2,077 students
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