North Central Texas College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 49%

North Central Texas College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)10,3274,5055,822

4,266 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,749 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

North Central Texas 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.

North Central Texas College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $3,970 and other expenses per full academic year.

North Central Texas College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 138 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,472$4,584
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,128$1,416
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$150$250

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities500500
Health Professions and Related Programs230230
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services7070
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service5252
Personal and Culinary Services4040
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences3434
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1818
Precision Production1414
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1313
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians99
Grand Total1,0001,000

A total of 1,000 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at North Central Texas College.

Graduation rate15%11%18%
  • Full-time retention rate - 63%
  • Part-time retention rate - 53%

General info

Alternative namesNCTC
North Central Texas Community College District
North Central Texas College District
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementNorth Central Texas College is dedicated to student success and institutional excellence. The College District encourages student achievement by providing affordable, quality learning environments, comprehensive student support, and public services.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff517
Instructional FTE231
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Address1525 W California Street
Gainesville, Texas, 76240-4699
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population16,000