Texas Southmost College: Ranking & Review

United States

Texas Southmost College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)6,2162,6503,566

237 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

51 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Texas Southmost 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.

Texas Southmost 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.

Texas Southmost College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,400$3,600
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,998$1,998
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$100$150

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities133133
Health Professions and Related Programs8989
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services5454
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service4949
Public Administration and Social Service Professions4343
Construction Trades2222
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2121
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians1818
Legal Professions and Studies1515
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1313
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1212
Architecture and Related Services66
Visual and Performing Arts33
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Grand Total535535

A total of 535 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Texas Southmost College.

Graduation rate19%16%21%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%
  • Part-time retention rate - 64%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff326
Instructional FTE132
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationNot applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Official Websitetsc.edu
Address80 Fort Brown
Brownsville, Texas, 78520
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population183,000