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 Texas State Technical College-West Texas

Texas State Technical College-West Texas - Sweetwater, TX

300 Homer K. Taylor Drive, Sweetwater, Texas 79556

General information:(325)235-7300
Website:
Type:2-Year,Public
Awards offered:Associate's degree
Award of less than 1 academic year
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years
Campus setting:Rural: Fringe
Campus housing:Yes
Student population:856( All undergraduate )
Student-to-faculty ratio:11 to 1
Admissions
Apply Online
Financial Aid
Special Learning Opportunities
Distance learning opportunities
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Carnegie Classification
Associate's--Public Rural-serving Small
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Detailed Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
Tuition and fees
In-state $3,636 $4,068 $5,013 -19%
Out-of-state $7,992 $8,424 $10,800 -22%
Books and supplies $1,641 $1,680 $1,725 -3%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board $6,900 $6,900 $7,445 -7%
Other $4,158 $4,482 $4,290 4%
Off Campus
Room and board $7,500 $7,722 $9,015 -17%
Other $4,158 $4,482 $4,290 4%
Off Campus with Family
Other $4,158 $4,482 $4,290 4%
Total Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
In-state
On Campus $16,335 $17,130 $18,473 -6%
Off Campus $16,935 $17,952 $20,043 -15%
Off Campus with Family $9,435 $10,230 $11,028 -9%
Out-of-state
On Campus $20,691 $21,486 $24,260 -13%
Off Campus $21,291 $22,308 $25,830 -12%
Off Campus with Family $13,791 $14,586 $16,815 -13%
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year 2012-2013
In-state tuition $3,357
In-state fees $1,656
Out-of-state tuition $9,144
Out-of-state fees $1,656
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of Plan Offered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment plan X
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2010-2011
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Any student financial aid 28 58% --
Grant or scholarship aid 23 48% $170,585 $7,417
Federal grants 22 46% $133,141 $6,052
Pell grants 22 46% $125,101 $5,686
Other federal grants 11 23% $8,040 $731
State/local government grant or scholarships 15 31% $37,444 $2,496
Institutional grants or scholarships 0 0% $0 Not applicable
Student loan aid 21 44% $86,453 $4,117
Federal student loans 21 44% $86,453 $4,117
Other student loans 0 0% $0 Not applicable
All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid1 687 62% $4,012,270 $5,840
Pell grants 678 61% $3,506,460 $5,172
Federal student loans 680 61% $3,339,332 $4,911

AVERAGE NET PRICE FOR FULL-TIME BEGINNING STUDENTS

Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
2008-20092009-20102010-2011
Average net price $9,073 $9,128 $8,678
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
$0 - $30,000 $8,230 $8,741 $8,115
$30,001 - $48,000 $9,422 $6,664 $6,981
$48,001 - $75,000 $8,829 $11,795 $10,958
$75,001 - $110,000 Not applicable $13,533 $15,934
$110,001 and more Not applicable $15,323 Not applicable

• Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

• Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same total cost of attendance minus grant aid.

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Fall 2011
Total enrollment 856
Undergraduate enrollment 856
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment 130
Graduate enrollment 0
UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT GENDER
UNDERGRADUATE RACE/ETHNICITY

•This institution has an open admission policy. Contact the institution for more information.

First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees

Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2010 and Returned in Fall 2011

Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 9 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2011.

No varsity sports data reported for this institution.

INSTITUTIONAL ACCREDITATION

AGENCYPERIODS OF ACCREDITATIONSTATUS
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges07/01/1979 Accredited

SPECIALIZED ACCREDITATION

No Records Found

2011 CRIME STATISTICS

ARRESTS-ON-CAMPUS200920102011
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations19 1
Liquor law violations1071
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Illegal weapons possession 000
Drug law violations 191
Liquor law violations 971
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 000
Negligent manslaughter 000
Sex offenses - Forcible 000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 000
Robbery 000
Aggravated assault 000
Burglary 020
Motor vehicle theft 100
Arson 000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 000
Negligent manslaughter 000
Sex offenses - Forcible 000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 000
Robbery 000
Aggravated assault 000
Burglary 020
Motor vehicle theft 000
Arson 000
• (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
• The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
• These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.

THREE-YEAR OFFICIAL COHORT DEFAULT RATES

FISCAL YEAR2009
Default Rate24.2%
Number in default150
Number in repayment618

• For further information on default rates please visit the Cohort Default Rate Home Page. This school's six-digit OPE ID is 00993200

Aid Programs

• Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL)

• Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)

COMPLETIONS(NUMBER OF AWARDS CONFERRED)

Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.

PROGRAMAssociate's degree Award of less than 1 academic year Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences Colleges
Agricultural Business and Management, General2--
Category total2--
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Colleges
Management Information Systems, General23-4
Category total23-4
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Colleges
Computer Programming/Programmer, General5--
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications7--
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design2--
Category total14--
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields Colleges
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician111-
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General5--
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology88--
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology9--
Robotics Technology/Technician4--
Category total10711-
Health Professions and Related Programs Colleges
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)2--
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician34--
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training--16
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder--4
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist--1
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse25--
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling15--
Category total76-21
Mechanic and Repair Technologies Technicians Colleges
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician--5
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician1-7
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician861
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician3-6
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician0-11
Category total12630
Personal and Culinary Services Colleges
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager13--
Category total13--
Precision Production Colleges
Welding Technology/Welder--12
Category total--12
Visual and Performing Arts Colleges
Commercial and Advertising Art2--
Design and Visual Communications, General27--
Category total29--
Grand total2761767