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2404 N. Grand Avenue

Tyler, TX 75702

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Phone: (903) 593-8311
2012-2013 Tuition
$9,682
tuition and fees
Admissions
rolling admission

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Summary

Texas College is a private institution that was founded in 1894. It has a urban setting and the campus size is 25 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its tuition and fees are $9,682 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Texas College is a residential and coeducational four-year, liberal arts, historically black college awarding baccalaureate and associate degrees. It was founded in 1894 by a group of ministers interested in offering a quality education to African American youth. Texas College operates under the auspices of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church. The College has an "open admissions" policy that permits it to serve a broad-based traditional and non-traditional student clientele. Its mission is to ensure that graduates experience a balanced intellectual, psycho-social, and spiritual development aimed at making them active and productive members of society. The College pursues academic excellence; instills integrity; implants perseverance; promotes social responsibility; emphasizes tolerance; and encourages community service by its students as essential anchors in fulfilling its mission in an ever-changing world. The College recognizes the dynamic nature of the modern world and, hence, the need to integrate faith with technological and scientific advancements to improve the human condition.

General Information

School type private
Year founded 1894
Religious affiliation Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
Academic calendar semester
Setting city
2012 Endowment N/A

Applying

When applying to Texas College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Texas College is $20.

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Application deadline rolling
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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 49 percent.

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Student-faculty ratio N/A
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

Texas College is part of the NAIA athletic conference.

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Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NAIA

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Campus Info & Services

Texas College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, health service, and health insurance. Texas College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Of the students at Texas College, 29 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Texas College.

Students who have cars on campus 29%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Tuition and fees $9,682 (2012-13)
Room and board $7,000 (2012-13)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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