Vista College-Online

School Highlights
  • Vista College-Online serves 529 students (50% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 61%.
  • Vista College-Online is one of 18 community colleges within Dallas County, TX.
  • The nearest community college to Vista College-Online is Eagle Gate College-Layton (2.2 miles away).

Top Placements

Vista College-Online places among the top 20% of community colleges in Texas for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 400% over five years.
Vista College-Online(TX) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty25 staff76 staff
This chart display total faculty of Vista College-Online and community college average number of faculty in TX by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Number of Programs Offered87

Student Body

  • The student population of Vista College-Online has grown by 98% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 53:1 over five years.
  • The Vista College-Online diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment529 students3,921 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:135:1
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# Full-Time Students266 students1,055 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Vista College-Online.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of TX.
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
-
4%
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% Hispanic
24%
37%
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% Black
34%
13%
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% White
29%
39%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
5%
2%
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% Non Resident races
-
2%
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% Unknown races
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vista College-Online.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.740.69
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College Completion Rate
20%
21%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,200$33,800
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Vista College-Online and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of TX by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid81%84%
    This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Vista College-Online and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in TX by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
    Median Debt for Graduates$16,148$9,500
    This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Vista College-Online and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in TX by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Median Debt for Dropouts$3,929$5,015
    This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Vista College-Online and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in TX by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Acceptance Rate100%62%
    This chart display the percent admitted of Vista College-Online and the community college average percent admitted of TX by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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