Howard College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
|Enrolled total (including graduate students)||4,264||1,652||2,612|
1,904 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
834 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
It’s free to apply for undergraduates.
Howard College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.
Howard College Tuition
|Total cost for students living||In-state||Out-of-state|
|The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $4,784 and other expenses per full academic year.|
Howard College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 252 students.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$3,720||$5,170|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$250||$250|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$112||$159|
Programs and Degrees
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||231||231|
|Health Professions and Related Programs||131||131|
|Personal and Culinary Services||41||41|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||41||41|
|Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields||34||34|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service||22||22|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||20||20|
|Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences||7||7|
|Biological and Biomedical Sciences||7||7|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies||6||6|
|Visual and Performing Arts||4||4|
|English Language and Literature & Letters||3||3|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences||2||2|
|Public Administration and Social Service Professions||1||1|
|Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics|
|Mathematics and Statistics|
|Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs|
A total of 561 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Howard College.
|Alternative names||Howard County Junior College|
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Total FTE staff||277|
|Sector of institution||Public, 2-year|
|Control of institution||Public|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional|
Location and Contacts
|Address||1001 Birdwell Lane|
Big Spring, Texas, 79720
|Urbanization level||Town: Distant|