South Texas College (STC)

Mcallen, TX

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South Texas College

South Texas College

South Texas College Student Essentials

South Texas College Student Essentials
Region: Southwest
Setting: Mid-size City Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Jaguar
Website: www.southtexascollege.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $6,045
Out-of-State Tuition: $7,170
Retention Rate: 100%
Enrollment: 39,772
Year Established: 1993

About STC

South Texas College in McAllen, Texas, offers professional and academic associate’s degrees as well as special academic programs. Class schedules are also flexible, so that students may attend when it’s most convenient for them.

South Texas awards associate’s degrees in professional fields like:

  • Automotive Technology
  • Culinary Arts
  • Nursing
  • Physical Therapy Assisting
  • Respiratory Therapy

Students may also earn an associate’s degree in such academic and arts-oriented disciplines as:

  • Anthropology
  • Drama
  • English
  • Foreign Languages
  • Sociology

South Texas College also offers Academic Excellence programs. Students who enroll in an Academic Excellence program gain professional work experience through community service and internships. They also get to attend national conferences and receive additional scholarship support.

South Texas College offers classes during the day, in the evening and on weekends for maximum flexibility. Students may also attend classes during the summer.

To gain admission to South Texas College, applicants must submit an admissions application and transcripts. The admissions department may also require certain applicants to take a placement exam.

South Texas College offers financial aid through work-study, scholarships and emergency student loans. Financial aid is generally need-based, but South Texas College offers scholarships for academic merit as well.

STC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4.5 of 5 Stars 8 Reviews

50% of students gave South Texas College 4 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

Overall Rating

I like stc because it is close to home...i am currently taking classes two days a week and i have a flexible schedule.the teachers welcome you as if you were family,also the students are easy to get along with


Student at This School - Grad Year 2013

Overall Rating

I think is a great & safe place to go school with many choi ce to help you for a better future..


STC Map & Location

South Texas College
3201 W Pecan
Mcallen, TX 78502


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Getting Around STC

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Mcallen, TX

Winter
Dec
71
50
Jan
70
49
Feb
74
53
Spring
Mar
81
58
Apr
86
65
May
90
71
Summer
Jun
95
75
Jul
96
76
Aug
97
77
Fall
Sep
93
73
Oct
87
66
Nov
79
57

STC Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 39,772
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 39,772

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 92%
  • Caucasian: 2%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 5%
Latino 92%
Caucasian 2%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 5%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 26%
Part-Time 74%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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