N/A

Acceptance Rate

$5,957

Avg.Financial Aid

003614

FAFSA Code

About Southwest Texas Junior College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

6,894

Website

www.swtjc.net

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

Southwest Texas Junior College, which is located in Uvalde, TX is a public university. The foundation of Southwest Texas Junior College was laid down in the year 1946. The dean of STJC is Hector Gonzales. Across all the courses offered at Southwest Texas Junior College, the enrolment stands at 6,911. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 180 faculty. Speaking of gender distribution, there are around 59% of the students who are females and 41% are males at Southwest Texas Junior College. At STJC, around 86% of the students are 24 and under. Southwest Texas Junior College has produced several well-known personalities in its 74 years of existence. The employment rate, after six years of graduation, is a good parameter to gauge the employability which in this case is 87%. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, STJC offers around 60 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools).

Location & Contact

Address

2401 Garner Field Rd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8302784401
Fax: 8305917354
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a college and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the college has a ranking. 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 Southwest Texas Junior 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

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 Southwest Texas Junior College. It is a non-refundable amount. It can be concluded that scoring high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT is not an important criterion for Southwest Texas Junior College, as the average SAT or ACT score of students is not available publicly. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 2401 Garner Field Rd, Uvalde, Texas 78801-6297. They can also call them at (830) 278-4401.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$7,140

Average Annual Cost

$3,024

Books And Supplies

$1,839

Other Fees

$918

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

$4,600

Budget For Other Expenses

$5,520

Total One Year Cost

$15,901

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 STJC. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $17,634 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

21:1

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

62%

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

54%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

507 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

120 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

81 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

74 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

48 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

40 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

30 Graduates

Construction Trades, General

25 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

24 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

17 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

16 Graduates

Ventilation and Refrigeration Maint...

16 Graduates

Cosmetology and Related Personal Gr...

15 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

13 Graduates

Wildlife and Wildlands Science and...

13 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

7 Graduates

Engineering, General

3 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,894

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

41%

Full-time

27%

Part-time

73%

Students Gender

Male

41%

US National: 44%

Female

59%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

11% White

1% Unknown

1% Black

85% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

0% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

0%

Out Of State

98%

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

$33,389 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

$2,600/year

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

N/A

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

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $4,600 per year for living on campus. The students at Southwest Texas Junior College have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $2,460 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol. The college has enrolled around 41% male and 59% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$23,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$28,200/year

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

$0$100,000

$4,200

$8,000

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.

$44 - 83

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.

79%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,957

Students Receiving Federal Grants

77%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,683

Students Receiving State Aid

13%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,448

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

16%

Average Aid Per Year

$636

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$6,599

$30K - $48K

$5,452

$48K - $75K

$3,278

$75K - $110K

$599

> $110K

$100

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at STJC 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 $6,026, whereas the financial aid is $641. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $1,455 and institutional aid worth $641.

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