Temple College: Ranking & Review

United States

Temple College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,9991,7063,293

1,769 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

812 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Temple 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.

Temple 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.

Temple College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$1,800$2,784
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,256$3,192
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$169$249

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities243243
Health Professions and Related Programs194194
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6666
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service4343
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences2929
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1919
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1818
Visual and Performing Arts1515
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies99
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies99
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields88
Social Sciences66
Mathematics and Statistics44
Science Technologies & Technicians33
Physical Sciences22
English Language and Literature & Letters11
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences
Legal Professions and Studies
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Grand Total675675

A total of 675 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Temple College.

Graduation rate15%13%17%
  • Full-time retention rate - 58%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

General info

Alternative namesTemple Junior College
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementThe mission of Temple College is to foster student success for our diverse community by providing quality lifelong learning and enrichment experiences that empower students to achieve their dreams and aspirations.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff334
Instructional FTE171
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.templejc.edu
Address2600 S 1st St
Temple, Texas, 76504-7435
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population66,000