Community Colleges in Texas

For the academic year 2019-2020, 62 community colleges are active in Texas. Rice University has ranked first in Texas community college ranking and Trinity University and The University of Texas at Austin ranked second and third in the ranking. You can view more ranked community college ranking at Texas community college ranking page.
  • The 2020 average tuition & fees of community colleges in Texas is $4,177 for Texas residents and $6,857 for out-of-state students.
  • Total 683,070 students have enrolled in community colleges in Texas and, of that, 115,886 students enrolled online exclusively.
  • The average students to faculty ratio of Texas community colleges is 20.45 to 1.
  • The average financial aid amount received at community colleges in Texas is $4,008.
  • The average graduation rate is 24.90% and the average transfer-out rate is 18.69% at community colleges in Texas.

62 Community Colleges in Texas Comparison Table

College NameTexas Residents Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesStudent PopulationOnline Student PopulationGraduation RateTransfer-out RateFinancial Aid AmountStudents to Faculty Ratio
Alamo Community College District Central Office
San Antonio, TX
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Alvin Community College
Alvin, TX
$2,834$4,0105,57329426%25%$4,28512 to 1
Amarillo College
Amarillo, TX
$3,168$4,7049,8542,52632%13%$3,52120 to 1
Angelina College
Lufkin, TX
$4,380$5,7304,91962525%19%$2,95815 to 1
Coastal Bend College
Beeville, TX
$4,493$4,9434,61410225%19%$2,75721 to 1
Blinn College
Brenham, TX
$5,700$10,47021,6231,9877%49%$4,10326 to 1
Brookhaven College
Farmers Branch, TX
$3,330$5,22013,7264,63118%20%$3,71521 to 1
Cedar Valley College
Lancaster, TX
$3,330$5,2208,0303,53123%16%$3,30927 to 1
Central Texas College
Killeen, TX
$3,540$7,20016,0736,74115%17%$3,62917 to 1
Cisco College
Cisco, TX
$4,860$4,8603,37459619%28%$3,85920 to 1
Clarendon College
Clarendon, TX
$3,432$4,1761,84412541%15%$3,35321 to 1
North Central Texas College
Gainesville, TX
$4,560$7,08010,5252,17018%25%$3,00722 to 1
Dallas County Community College District
Dallas, TX
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Del Mar College
Corpus Christi, TX
$4,820$5,93011,8672,11916%10%$4,45014 to 1
Eastfield College
Mesquite, TX
$3,330$5,22016,7694,35923%14%$3,15131 to 1
El Centro College
Dallas, TX
$4,050$6,00011,7293,46219%16%$33320 to 1
El Paso Community College
El Paso, TX
$3,274$5,31428,8192,24521%15%$4,32125 to 1
Frank Phillips College
Borger, TX
$4,118$4,3881,48451528%29%$3,67121 to 1
Galveston College
Galveston, TX
$2,950$5,2002,42923932%21%$3,75718 to 1
Grayson College
Denison, TX
$3,872$5,3124,37292218%15%$3,81621 to 1
Trinity Valley Community College
Athens, TX
$4,920$5,9704,2451,65825%19%$4,25522 to 1
Hill College
Hillsboro, TX
$2,982$3,3824,44771725%21%$2,50118 to 1
Houston Community College
Houston, TX
$4,344$5,46057,2008,38418%18%$3,86724 to 1
Howard College
Big Spring, TX
$3,980$5,4304,48589424%16%$2,43315 to 1
Kilgore College
Kilgore, TX
$4,056$5,2564,86637726%20%$5,85114 to 1
Lamar State College-Orange
Orange, TX
$3,192$13,3202,35060222%17%$3,53822 to 1
Lamar State College-Port Arthur
Port Arthur, TX
$4,331$16,6012,44116132%17%$4,26419 to 1
Laredo College
Laredo, TX
$4,480$5,72810,18160118%12%$4,32827 to 1
Lee College
Baytown, TX
$3,762$4,3027,77343539%1%$2,40314 to 1
College of the Mainland
Texas City, TX
$2,973$3,8734,67345825%20%$3,78915 to 1
McLennan Community College
Waco, TX
$4,200$5,9108,9551,66122%23%$4,91018 to 1
Mountain View College
Dallas, TX
$3,330$5,22011,6192,25818%15%$3,32227 to 1
Navarro College
Corsicana, TX
$4,508$6,3688,6011,67223%25%$4,32423 to 1
Lone Star College System
The Woodlands, TX
$4,680$6,00073,49911,52418%20%$3,68821 to 1
North Lake College
Irving, TX
$3,330$5,22011,5123,00420%22%$3,76127 to 1
Northeast Texas Community College
Mount Pleasant, TX
$5,009$6,4493,09171037%16%$4,14920 to 1
Odessa College
Odessa, TX
$3,504$4,3987,0832,01123%19%$4,33322 to 1
Texas Southmost College
Brownsville, TX
$3,748$4,9487,1304620%15%$4,33619 to 1
Panola College
Carthage, TX
$3,576$4,5602,76671433%15%$4,16815 to 1
Paris Junior College
Paris, TX
$3,960$5,4604,95993534%16%$3,17726 to 1
Ranger College
Ranger, TX
$4,510$6,0102,41459828%21%$4,49817 to 1
Richland College
Dallas, TX
$3,330$5,22020,0325,87720%21%$3,99328 to 1
St Philip's College
San Antonio, TX
$6,592$14,12211,5903,16231%16%$4,32320 to 1
San Antonio College
San Antonio, TX
$6,592$14,12217,5733,79726%25%$4,11521 to 1
San Jacinto Community College
Pasadena, TX
$3,240$5,04032,1373,52932%13%$2,95420 to 1
South Plains College
Levelland, TX
$3,892$4,2769,3102,03023%15%$4,22125 to 1
Southwest Texas Junior College
Uvalde, TX
$4,062$5,8866,89495832%15%$5,63821 to 1
Tarrant County College District
Fort Worth, TX
$3,402$8,23551,1005,82420%21%$4,46922 to 1
Temple College
Temple, TX
$4,512$6,4324,91182113%25%$5,17118 to 1
Texarkana College
Texarkana, TX
$3,820$5,2364,23945148%6%$4,37122 to 1
Vernon College
Vernon, TX
$4,520$5,9603,05443122%14%$3,86115 to 1
Victoria College
Victoria, TX
$3,744$4,7043,86085329%23%$3,07316 to 1
Weatherford College
Weatherford, TX
$5,130$7,0506,38981323%21%$3,12418 to 1
Western Texas College
Snyder, TX
$4,200$5,1602,17914939%16%$5,59520 to 1
Wharton County Junior College
Wharton, TX
$3,624$4,8726,76853518%40%$5,40020 to 1
Palo Alto College
San Antonio, TX
$6,592$14,1229,8522,74830%11%$4,73727 to 1
Collin County Community College District
McKinney, TX
$3,004$5,01433,6683,18213%35%$4,93424 to 1
Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf
Big Spring, TX
$3,980$14,03087115%12%$10,0217 to 1
Northwest Vista College
San Antonio, TX
$6,592$14,12216,2932,30632%20%$3,92727 to 1
Lamar Institute of Technology
Beaumont, TX
$3,602$12,3383,26539333%11%$5,14317 to 1
Texas State Technical College
Waco, TX
$6,169$10,48612,44560537%9%$4,68415 to 1
Northeast Lakeview College
Universal City, TX
$6,592$14,1225,51081222%-$2,86527 to 1
Average$4,177$6,857683,070115,88625%19%$4,00820 to 1