WTC Description

A small school in Snyder, Texas, Western Texas College is an accessible college that offers a combination of academic bachelor’s degrees and professional certifications to students of different educational backgrounds.

Some of the disciplines in which students may earn a bachelor’s degree include:

*Biology
*Drama
*History
*Humanities

Two-year vocational certifications are designed for those who would like to quickly obtain the preparation and qualifications needed for a career. Certifications are awarded in such occupational areas as:

*Computer-Aided Drafting
*Early Childhood Education
*Emergency Medical Services
*Radio Broadcasting
*Vocational Nursing

Student services include academic, career and personal counseling and financial aid services. Financial aid awards available at Western Texas include grants, work-study, scholarships and loans. Eligibility requirements may vary depending on the type of aid. Most types of aid are awarded based on financial need, though scholarships are often awarded according to academic merit.

So that as many as possible may benefit from their programs, Western Texas generally admits any student with a high school diploma or GED and will even admit those who do not meet these qualifications but who agree to enroll in a GED-preparatory program. Career programs like Vocational Nursing may have additional requirements, such as course pre-requisites.

Quick Facts about Western Texas College

Region

Southwest

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Website

www.wtc.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Parking Permit Required

Yes

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$2,496

Out-of-State Tuition

$3,000

Retention Rate

50%

Enrollment

2,090

Year Established

1971

WTC Students

Total Students
2,090

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
27%
Part-Time
73%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
23%
African American
6%
Caucasian
67%
Asian
1%
Unknown and Other
3%

International Students

International
3%
Domestic
97%

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