Vista College-Online

300 N. Coit Road, Suite 300
Richardson, TX 75080-0000
Tel: (972)733-3431
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 20 community colleges within Dallas County, TX.
  • The nearest community college is Eagle Gate College-Layton (2.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 212% 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
Vista College-Online Total Faculty (2010-2016)
Number of Programs Offered87

Student Body

  • The student population of 529 has grown by 154% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 53:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 22% over five years.
Total Enrollment529 students3,921 students
Vista College-Online Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio21:135:1
Vista College-Online Student Staff Ratio (2010-2016)
# Full-Time Students266 students1,055 students
Vista College-Online Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Vista College-Online Enrollment Breakdown TX All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Vista College-Online Asian (2007-2011)
% Hispanic
Vista College-Online Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Vista College-Online Black (2007-2016)
% White
Vista College-Online White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
Vista College-Online More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
Vista College-Online Non Resident (2010-2012)
% Unknown races
Vista College-Online Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.740.69
Vista College-Online Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Vista College-Online Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2014)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,200$34,000
Vista College-Online Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid81%83%
    Vista College-Online % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$16,148$9,500
    Vista College-Online Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$3,929$5,250
    Vista College-Online Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate100%57%
    Vista College-Online Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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    Dallas County, TX community colleges have a diversity score of 0.65, which is equal to the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Dallas County, TX is Richland College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.