Richland College: Ranking & Review

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Richland College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)18,7948,70710,087

8,313 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

5,170 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Richland 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.

Richland College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Richland College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,330$5,220
Fees for full-time undergraduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$111$174

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1,6301,630
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services440440
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services147147
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields3434
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2626
Visual and Performing Arts1212
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs99
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services44
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences
Grand Total2,3152,315

A total of 2,315 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Richland College.

Graduation rate15%12%18%
  • Full-time retention rate - 67%
  • Part-time retention rate - 45%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff937
Instructional FTE377
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address12800 Abrams Rd.
Dallas, Texas, 75243-2199
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population1,198,000