Vista College

6101 Montana Ave
El Paso, TX 79925-2021
Tel: (915)779-8031
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School Highlights
  • Vista College serves 2,951 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.
  • Vista College is one of 8 community colleges within El Paso County, TX.
  • The nearest community college is Southwest University at El Paso (0.10 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 169 teachers has grown by 32% over five years.
Vista College(TX) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty169 staff76 staff
Vista College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 2,951 has grown by 91% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 42% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,951 students3,921 students
Vista College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:135:1
Vista College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students2,951 students1,055 students
Vista College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Vista College Enrollment Breakdown TX All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Hispanic
57%
37%
Vista College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
19%
13%
Vista College Black (2007-2016)
% White
20%
39%
Vista College White (2007-2016)
% Non Resident races
-
2%
Vista College Non Resident (2009-2010)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Vista College Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.600.69
Vista College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
70%
21%
Vista College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$23,900$34,000
Vista College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,425 is more than the state average of $13,730. The private state tuition has declined by 13% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,425$13,730
Vista College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%83%
Vista College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$14,250$9,500
Vista College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,015$5,250
Vista College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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