Tarrant County College District: Ranking & Review

Fort Worth
United States
Top 22%

Tarrant County College District Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)52,95722,18730,770

11,921 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

5,873 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Tarrant County College District 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.

Tarrant County College District 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.

Tarrant County College District does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,862$6,885
Fees for full-time undergraduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$106$255

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities4,3624,362
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1,2891,289
Health Professions and Related Programs665665
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services478478
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields276276
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians249249
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service165165
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics137137
Personal and Culinary Services9090
Precision Production8787
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services8282
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs6868
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences6464
Legal Professions and Studies3737
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences3636
Library Science2626
Transportation and Materials Moving2222
Social Sciences1515
Visual and Performing Arts99
Grand Total8,3078,307

A total of 8,307 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Tarrant County College District.

Graduation rate20%15%23%
  • Full-time retention rate - 64%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

General info

Alternative namesTarrant County College
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,566
Instructional FTE1,228
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitetccd.edu
Address1500 Houston St
Fort Worth, Texas, 76102-6524
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population812,000