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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$8,208

0% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$14,935

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

23.8%

Default Rate

2017 Enrolled Students

983

94.7% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

10%

21 Graduates

About

Texas College is a higher education institution located in Smith County, TX. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Texas College were General Business Administration & Management (31 degrees awarded), Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (23 degrees), and General Education (15 degrees).

In 2017, 118 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Texas College. 45.8% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 54.2% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were black or african american (105 degrees), 9.55 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (11 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Texas College is $8,208, which is $-16,986 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Texas College is $8,208, which is $-16,986 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $14,935.

In 2017, 96% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 86% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$8,208

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Texas College was $8,208. The cost of tuition at Texas College is $-16,986 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

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Average Net Price

$14,935

2017 Value

6.1%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Texas College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $14,935. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Texas College grew by 6.1%.

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Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

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Other Student Expenses

$7,200

Room and Board

$2,300

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Texas College was of $7,200 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $2,300. The cost of room and board did not change between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

96%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

86%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

96% of undergraduate students at Texas College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 1.03% with respect to 2016, when 97% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Texas College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

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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.

23.8%

2016 Default Rate

103

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Texas College was 23.8%, which represents 103 out of the 433 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

Texas College has a total enrollment of 983 students. The full-time enrollment at Texas College is 931 students and the part-time enrollment is 52. This means that 94.7% of students enrolled at Texas College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Texas College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 87.8% Black or African American, 7.73% Hispanic or Latino, 3.26% White, 0.305% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.203% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0.102% Asian, and 0% Two or More Races.

Students enrolled at Texas College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African American Male (50.7%), followed by Black or African American Female (37.1%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (5.16%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

94.7%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Texas College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 983 students. The full-time enrollment at Texas College is 931 and the part-time enrollment is 52. This means that 94.7% of students enrolled at Texas College are enrolled full-time compared with 80.6% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

50%

2017 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 Texas College was 50%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (73%), Texas College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    863

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    76

  3. White

    32

The enrolled student population at Texas College is 87.8% Black or African American, 7.73% Hispanic or Latino, 3.26% White, 0.305% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.203% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0.102% Asian, 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 Baccalaureate Colleges is 54.9% White, 14% Black or African American, and 12.6% Hispanic or Latino.

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, 1 students (0.102%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 10 fewer women than men received degrees from Texas College. The majority of degree recipients at Texas College are black or african american (105 degrees awarded). There were 9.55 times more black or african american graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (11 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Texas College is General Business Administration & Management (31 degrees awarded), followed by Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration (23 degrees) and General Education (15 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Texas College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Philosophy and Religious Studies (4 degrees awarded), Protective Services (23 degrees), and Math & Statistics (3 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Texas College are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,931,811 people), Secondary school teachers (325,909 people), Education administrators (268,296 people), Postsecondary teachers (162,745 people), and Other managers (154,934 people).

The most specialized majors at Texas College are Philosophy and Religious Studies (4 degrees awarded), Protective Services (23 degrees), Math & Statistics (3 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (27 degrees), and Education (16 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 Texas College are Surgeons, Chemists & materials scientists, Dentists, Physicians, and Nuclear medicine technologists and medical dosimetrists

The most specialized majors at Texas College are Philosophy and Religious Studies (4 degrees awarded), Protective Services (23 degrees), Math & Statistics (3 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (27 degrees), and Education (16 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Texas College are Elementary & secondary schools (2,835,265 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (342,026 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (320,647 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (156,416 people), and Computer Systems Design (127,316 people).

The most specialized majors at Texas College are Philosophy and Religious Studies (4 degrees awarded), Protective Services (23 degrees), Math & Statistics (3 degrees), Liberal Arts & Humanities (27 degrees), and Education (16 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 Texas College.

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Texas College was General Business Administration & Management with 31 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 64

  2. 54

In 2017, 64 degrees were awarded to men at Texas College, which is 1.19 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (54).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 17 degrees were awarded to men at Texas College in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration, which is 2.83 times more than the 6 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 16 degrees were awarded to women at Texas College in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.07 times more than the 15 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

6%

100% Completion Time

10%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 6% of students graduating from Texas College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 10% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 10% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Baccalaureate Colleges Carnegie Classification group.

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.

Hispanic or Latino Female

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Texas College is Female and Hispanic or Latino (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

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, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    105 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    11 degrees awarded

  3. White

    1 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Texas College is black or african american (105 degrees awarded). There were 9.55 times more black or african american recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (11 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Black or African American Male

    55 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American Female

    50 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Male

    7 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Texas College is black or african american male (55 degrees awarded). There were 1.1 times more black or african american male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american female (50 degrees).

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Operations

Texas College has an endowment valued at nearly $4.41M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $404k (9.16%), compared to the 7.76% average return ($2.88M on $37.1M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2017, Texas College had a total salary expenditure of $16.5M. Texas College employs 13 Instructors, 11 Associate professors, and 11 Assistant professors. Most academics at Texas College are Female Instructors (8), Male Associate professors(8), and Male Assistant professors (6).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Texas College are: Service, with 32 employees, Management, with 16 employees, and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 14 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$4.41M

2017 Endowment

36.9%

growth from 2016

Texas College has an endowment valued at about $4.41M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Texas College grew 36.9% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $32.7M lower than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate 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 Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $2.6M - Federal

  2. $346k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Texas College received $2.6M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $346k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$5.06M

2017 Salaries

2.14%

decline from 2016

In 2017, Texas College paid a median of $5.06M in salaries, which represents 30.6% of their overall expenditure ($16.5M) and a 2.14% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 36.3% growth from 2015 and a 15.3% decline from 2014.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 14.2M (38.9% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$1.42M

Instructional Salaries

37

Number of Employees

In 2017, Texas College paid a total of $1.42M to 37 employees working as instructors, which represents 28% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $3.02M (30.9%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor

Most Common Instructor

13 Employees

Service

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

32 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Texas College were Instructor with 13 employees; Associate professor with 11 employees; and Associate professor with 11 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Texas College were Service with 32 employees; Management with 16 employees; and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 14 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Instructor

  2. Male Associate professor

  3. Male Assistant professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Texas College was Female Instructor with 8 employees, Male Associate professor with 8 employees, and Male Assistant professor with 6 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Texas College.

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