Alvin Community College

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$1,104
0% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$10,917
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
13.4%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
5,797
21% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
24.8%
58 Graduates

About

Alvin Community College is a higher education institution located in Brazoria County, TX. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Alvin Community College were .

In 2019, 1,349 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Alvin Community College. 58% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 42% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (625 degrees), 1.4 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (445 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Alvin Community College is $1,104, which is $−6,720 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Alvin Community College is $1,104, which is $−6,720 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $10,917.

In 2019, 28% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 4% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$1,104
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Alvin Community College was $1,104. The cost of tuition at Alvin Community College is $−6,720 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

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Average Net Price

$10,917
2019 Value
51.1%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Alvin Community College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $10,917. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Alvin Community College grew by 51.1%.

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Other Student Expenses

$7,685
Room and Board
$1,795
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Alvin Community College was of $7,685 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,795. The cost of room and board did not change between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

28%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
4%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

28% of undergraduate students at Alvin Community College received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a growth of 21.7% with respect to 2018, when 23% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
13.4%
2017 Default Rate
39
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Alvin Community College was 13.4%, which represents 39 out of the 292 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Alvin Community College has a total enrollment of 5,797 students. The full-time enrollment at Alvin Community College is 1,218 students and the part-time enrollment is 4,579. This means that 21% of students enrolled at Alvin Community College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Alvin Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 39.1% White, 37.7% Hispanic or Latino, 12.5% Black or African American, 6.61% Asian, 0.828% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.0863% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0% Two or More Races.

Students enrolled at Alvin Community College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Female (22.1%), followed by White Female (21.7%) and White Male (19.5%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

21%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Alvin Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 5,797 students. The full-time enrollment at Alvin Community College is 1,218 and the part-time enrollment is 4,579. This means that 21% of students enrolled at Alvin Community College are enrolled full-time compared with 34.9% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

63%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Alvin Community College was 63%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Alvin Community College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    2,267
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    2,183
  3. Black or African American
    727

The enrolled student population at Alvin Community College is 39.1% White, 37.7% Hispanic or Latino, 12.5% Black or African American, 6.61% Asian, 0.828% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.0863% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0% Two or More Races. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 44% White, 26.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 76 students (1.31%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 217 more women than men received degrees from Alvin Community College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Alvin Community College is white (625 degrees awarded). There were 1.4 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (445 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Alvin Community College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Alvin Community College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Science Technologies (113 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (325 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (46 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Alvin Community College are Registered nurses (1,389,722 people), Medical & health services managers (154,072 people), Other managers (145,886 people), Police officers (140,555 people), and Pharmacists (134,904 people).

The most specialized majors at Alvin Community College are Science Technologies (113 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (325 degrees), Engineering Technologies (46 degrees), Precision Production (27 degrees), and Health (444 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Alvin Community College are Dentists, Surgeons, Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers, Physicians, and Real estate brokers & sales agents

The most specialized majors at Alvin Community College are Science Technologies (113 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (325 degrees), Engineering Technologies (46 degrees), Precision Production (27 degrees), and Health (444 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Alvin Community College are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,496,534 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (363,463 people), Elementary & secondary schools (352,462 people), Outpatient care centers (242,523 people), and Offices of physicians (226,744 people).

The most specialized majors at Alvin Community College are Science Technologies (113 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (325 degrees), Engineering Technologies (46 degrees), Precision Production (27 degrees), and Health (444 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Alvin Community College.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Alvin Community College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

566
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
783
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 566 degrees were awarded to men at Alvin Community College, which is 0.723 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (783).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 115 degrees were awarded to men at Alvin Community College in General Studies, which is 0.548 times less than the 210 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 210 degrees were awarded to women at Alvin Community College in General Studies, which is 1.83 times more than the 115 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

9%
100% Completion Time
25%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 9% of students graduating from Alvin Community College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 25% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 29% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Female
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Alvin Community College is Female and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 1.72% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    625 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    445 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    133 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Alvin Community College is white (625 degrees awarded). There were 1.4 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (445 degrees).

1.93% of degree recipients (26 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    341 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino Female
    286 degrees awarded
  3. White Male
    284 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Alvin Community College is white female (341 degrees awarded). There were 1.19 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino female (286 degrees).

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Operations

Alvin Community College has an endowment valued at nearly $3.34M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $918k (27.5%), compared to the 5.92% average return ($255k on $4.3M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2019, Alvin Community College had a total salary expenditure of $44.7M. Alvin Community College employs 112 No academic ranks, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Alvin Community College are Female No academic ranks (61), Male No academic ranks(51), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Alvin Community College are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 56 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 35 employees, and Management with 33 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$3.34M
2019 Endowment
3.22%
growth from 2018

Alvin Community College has an endowment valued at about $3.34M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Alvin Community College grew 3.22% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $964k lower than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $1.72M - Federal
  2. $618k - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Alvin Community College received $1.72M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $618k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$23.1M
2019 Salaries
1.52%
growth from 2018

In 2019, Alvin Community College paid a median of $23.1M in salaries, which represents 51.7% of their overall expenditure ($44.7M) and a 1.52% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 1.36% growth from 2017 and a 3.81% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.6M (44.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$7.63M
Instructional Salaries
112
Number of Employees

In 2019, Alvin Community College paid a total of $7.63M to 112 employees working as instructors, which represents 33% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.1M (30.7%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

No academic rank
Most Common Instructor
112 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
56 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Alvin Community College were No academic rank with 112 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Alvin Community College were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 56 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 35 employees; and Management with 33 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female No academic rank
  2. Male No academic rank
  3. false

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Alvin Community College was Female No academic rank with 61 employees, Male No academic rank with 51 employees, and false with 0 employees.

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