About Kilgore College
On Campus Housing
A public university by the name of Kilgore College is located in Kilgore, Texas. Across all the courses offered at Kilgore College, the enrolment stands at 5,584. The school has a total of 293 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Speaking of gender distribution, there are around 61% of the students who are females and 39% are males at Kilgore College. At KC, around 76% of the students are 24 and under. The college has produced several achievers in its many years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Jorge Diaz, Lane Johnson, Francisco Elson, and Marcus Thornton. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. It also encourages its students to participate in athletics, as it helps in building character. A total of 79 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
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. It is generally considered that the ranking of any college helps a prospective student in a lot of ways. While taking admission to a particular college/university, its ranking helps the student determine various factors that include its research excellence, the performance of its students after completion of the degree, student experience, and academic success. The rankings by US News and Forbes are considered trustworthy by applicants as well as experts. Kilgore College, however, doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of US News and Forbes.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
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 KC. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $19,054. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$48,139 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $6,016 per year. The average meal plan at KC costs around $2,950 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 39% male and 61% female students enrolled at the university.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at KC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $5,270, whereas the financial aid is $2,593. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $3,178, while the institutional aid is $2,593.