Southwest Texas Junior College: Ranking & Review

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Southwest Texas Junior College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Enrolled total (including graduate students)6,6602,8273,833

2,721 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

797 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Southwest Texas Junior 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.

Southwest Texas Junior College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$14,757$16,315
Off-campus$17,157$18,715
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $5,060 and other expenses per full academic year.

Southwest Texas Junior College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 251 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,928$4,486
Fees for full-time undergraduates$870$870
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$59$178

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities507507
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians136136
Health Professions and Related Programs8888
Precision Production8181
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service7474
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6060
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences4040
Construction Trades2525
Personal and Culinary Services1515
Natural Resources and Conservation1313
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services77
Engineering33
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Education
Grand Total1,0491,049

A total of 1,049 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Southwest Texas Junior College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate29%34%23%
  • Full-time retention rate - 67%
  • Part-time retention rate - 62%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementMission Statement: Southwest Texas Junior College is a comprehensive, public college serving eleven counties in Southwest Texas. The College provides accessible, affordable, high-quality education that prepares students to successfully transfer to senior colleges and universities; enter the job market; pursue their professional and personal goals; and contribute to the economic growth of the region.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff417
Instructional FTE152
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.swtjc.net
Address2401 Garner Field Rd
Uvalde, Texas, 78801-6297
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Remote
Phone8302784401