San Jacinto Community College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 30%

San Jacinto Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)30,50913,01117,498

9,493 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

3,252 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

San Jacinto Community 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.

San Jacinto Community 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.

San Jacinto Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,280$3,840
Fees for full-time undergraduates$300$300
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$95$160

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1,7941,794
Health Professions and Related Programs1,0491,049
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services920920
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields584584
Science Technologies & Technicians496496
Precision Production491491
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies462462
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians401401
Personal and Culinary Services299299
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services203203
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service167167
Visual and Performing Arts152152
Mathematics and Statistics133133
Construction Trades7272
English Language and Literature & Letters6262
Transportation and Materials Moving4242
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services4141
Physical Sciences3939
Legal Professions and Studies3535
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1919
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1111
Biological and Biomedical Sciences33
Social Sciences22
Philosophy and Religious Studies11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Grand Total7,6457,645

A total of 7,645 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at San Jacinto Community College.

Graduation rate28%26%29%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 57%

General info

Alternative namesSan Jacinto College
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,812
Instructional FTE896
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address8060 Spencer Hwy
Pasadena, Texas, 77505
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population149,000