N/A

Acceptance Rate

$5,980

Avg.Financial Aid

003596

FAFSA Code

About Odessa College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

7,083

Website

www.odessa.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?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

201 W University Blvd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4323356400
Fax: 4323356860
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular college helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. The rankings of eductional institutions by Forbes and US News are considered a reliable source by applicants and experts. The ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. However, Odessa College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Odessa College. It is a non-refundable amount. To improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Odessa College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students getting admission is not available. It can be inferred that this is not an important admission criterion. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 201 W University Blvd, Odessa, Texas 79764, or call (432) 335-6400.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$7,180

Average Annual Cost

$3,144

Books And Supplies

$1,303

Other Fees

$690

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$4,800

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,294

Total One Year Cost

$12,231

Before applying to OC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $15,712 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

22:1

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

51%

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

27%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

51%

Male Professors

49%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

298 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

109 Graduates

Electrical/Electronics Maintenance...

83 Graduates

Quality Control and Safety Technolo...

83 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

75 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

66 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

57 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

50 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

49 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

43 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

42 Graduates

Legal Support Services

39 Graduates

Cosmetology and Related Personal Gr...

38 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

28 Graduates

Fire Protection

28 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

24 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

18 Graduates

Culinary Arts and Related Services

17 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

17 Graduates

Psychology, General

17 Graduates

Biology, General

14 Graduates

Sociology

14 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

8 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

7 Graduates

Engineering, General

7 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

6 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

5 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

5 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

5 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

4 Graduates

Music

4 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

3 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

3 Graduates

Computer Science

2 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

2 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

2 Graduates

Agriculture, General

1 Graduates

Chemistry

1 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

1 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

1 Graduates

Mathematics

1 Graduates

Physics

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

7,083

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

25%

Full-time

39%

Part-time

61%

Students Gender

Male

38%

US National: 44%

Female

62%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

61% White

1% Unknown

6% Black

24% Hispanic

0% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

5% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

3%

Out Of State

97%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$43,303 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

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 has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NJCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. At OC, $5,800 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Several dining and meal plan options are available for the students at OC. 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 24-hr escort safety rides. The number of female and male students at the college are 38% and 62%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$29,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$35,200/year

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

$0$100,000

$8,750

$9,500

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.

$91 - 99

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.

60%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,980

Students Receiving Federal Grants

45%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,601

Students Receiving State Aid

12%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,525

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

23%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,923

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$6,314

$30K - $48K

$5,714

$48K - $75K

$5,273

$75K - $110K

$3,169

> $110K

$1,000

The financial aid department of Odessa College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $5,894, whereas the financial aid is $4,153. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $1,324 as well as institutional aid worth $4,153.

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