General Information About Southwest Texas Junior College
Southwest Texas Junior College is a comprehensive, public, two-year college serving eleven counties in southwest Texas. College programs and services provide accessible, affordable, high-quality post-secondary education that prepares students to: 1) enter the job market, 2) transfer to senior colleges and universities, 3) pursue their professional and personal goals. Through its programs and services, the college equitably provides higher education opportunities and supports the economic growth of the community.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Placement services for completers
- On-campus day care for students' children
- Dual credit
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Rural: Fringe
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $1,670 Room & Board Charge $3,600 Books & Supplies Cost $1,130 Dorm Capacity 256
Total Financial Aid Amounts Issued Pell Grants $6,129,954 Other Federal Grants $1,111,504 Scholarships & Fellowships $9,054,184 Discount Applied to Tuition/Fee $4,793,351 Average Grant Dollars Issued $341,893 Avg. Scholarship and Fellowships $4,527,092
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 7,022 Native American 24 Asian 35 African American 145 Hispanic 5,661 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 2,523 Enrolled FullTime Graduates