N/A

Acceptance Rate

$7,226

Avg.Financial Aid

010387

FAFSA Code

About El Paso Community College (EPCC)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

28,819

Website

www.epcc.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

No

El Paso Community College (EPCC) is a 2-year Public community institution that is headquartered in El Paso, Texas, United States. The college was established in the year 1972. EPCC campus operates five campuses in the Greater El Paso area. It is ranked 1st amongst nearly 1,200 community colleges in awarding associate degrees to Hispanic students.

El Paso Community College acceptance rate is 100% and their main motto is to provide accessible, quality and affordable education that prepares students for academic, professional and personal growth and advance the regional workforce. El Paso Community College GPA Students are required to maintain a calculated Cumulative GPA of a minimum of 2.0.

  • EPCC accreditation - The college is accreditated/recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

  • The total population of the college is around 29,460 students with 27:1 student-faculty ratio.


Online Education at EPCC

It offers 6 online programs across various domains. College majors include Arts, Business Management, Education, Literature, Criminal Justice and Psychology.


Reviews

Some of the reviews about the college are given below-

  • EPCC is a great institution to start your first steps to get the future degree, it's a very secure place and really comfortable. Instructors care for their students, they help them in a more personal way! That's because the number of people in a class is less than 30.

  • EPCC has been excellent considering the tuition is affordable, EPCC has a nice variety of programs and the staff is helpful. There were many organizations and associations who reached out to the students and are extremely involved.

Location & Contact

Address

9050 Viscount Blvd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 9158312000
Fax: N/A
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Rankings

Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. The ranking of a college is an important parameter by which a prospective student can decide whether they wish to take admission or not. Generally, the ranking of a college is considered a great way to gauge its performance on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. The rankings by two well-known publications, US News and Forbes, are considered trustworthy by applicants and academic experts. However, it is to be noted that El Paso Community College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking by these publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

FALSE

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$2,814

Average Annual Cost

$2,520

Books And Supplies

$1,079

Other Fees

$490

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to EPCC. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $19,354 per year. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

25:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

66%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

49%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$9

Faculty Overview

45%

Male Professors

55%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1,523 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

358 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

351 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

173 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

163 Graduates

Biology, General

157 Graduates

Psychology, General

157 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

131 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

121 Graduates

Culinary Arts and Related Services

88 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

86 Graduates

Fire Protection

77 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

61 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

60 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

54 Graduates

Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint...

54 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

52 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

50 Graduates

American Sign Language

46 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

44 Graduates

Computer Science

41 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

41 Graduates

Electrical and Power Transmission I...

40 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

39 Graduates

Architecture

36 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

34 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

33 Graduates

Cosmetology and Related Personal Gr...

33 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

29 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

27 Graduates

Legal Support Services

27 Graduates

Civil Engineering

26 Graduates

Somatic Bodywork and Related Therap...

26 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

24 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

24 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

22 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

21 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

20 Graduates

Mathematics

20 Graduates

Drafting/Design Engineering Technol...

17 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

17 Graduates

Journalism

14 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

11 Graduates

Computer Programming

11 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

10 Graduates

Specialized Sales, Merchandising an...

8 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

7 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

7 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

6 Graduates

Materials Engineering

6 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

5 Graduates

Chemistry

4 Graduates

Music

4 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

3 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

3 Graduates

Dance

2 Graduates

Economics

2 Graduates

Physics

2 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

28,819

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

43%

Full-time

31%

Part-time

69%

Students Gender

Male

42%

US National: 44%

Female

58%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

7% White

3% Unknown

2% Black

85% Hispanic

0% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

2%

Out Of State

96%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$43,178 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Tejanos and Tejanas

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

39

Total Female Athletes

24

Intramural Sports

6

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Cross Country

Other

Sports Team (Women)

Cross Country

Softball

Other

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The students at EPCC have an incredible breadth to learn and turn into change-makers. Since the campus life of students assumes a fundamental part in their development and improvement, students at EPCC are encouraged to invest their energy in learning and developing themselves. The number of female and male students at the college are 42% and 58%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$22,000/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$26,500/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$5,250

$10,450

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$54 - 108

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

85%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,226

Students Receiving Federal Grants

78%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,926

Students Receiving State Aid

30%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,198

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

3%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,086

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$8,263

$30K - $48K

$6,780

$48K - $75K

$4,437

$75K - $110K

$1,137

> $110K

$247

The college works with students in identifying the resources available for them to make their education affordable. To be eligible for financial aid, a student has to fill FAFSA form at the earliest.

El Paso Community College federal school code is 010387.

  • Federal aid has grants such as Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG) and loans such as Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, Federal Perkins Loan Program and Direct Parent PLUS loan. Federal Work-Study option enables students to work and earn for their studies.

  • State aid includes grants like Texas Public Education Grant (TPEG), Toward Excellence Access and Success Grant (Texas Grant), Texas Educational Opportunity Grant (TEOG).

  •  El Paso Community College scholarships like El Paso Restaurant Association and Buddy Walk

  • Military aid includes Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefits and the Yellow Ribbon Program.

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