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Blinn College

Enrollment (Fiscal 2007)

  • Total Enrollment:
  • 23,714
  • In-District:*
  • 4.3%
  • Out-of-District:*
  • 83.2%
  • Full-time:**
  • 53.9%
  • Female:
  • 53.3%
  • Male:
  • 46.7%
  • Anglo:
  • 75.6%
  • Hispanic:
  • 11.2%
  • African American:
  • 9.6%
  • Asian:
  • 1.6%
  • Native American:
  • 0.6%
  • International:
  • 1.1%
  • Other:
  • 0.3%

* Percentage of annual unduplicated enrollment. Out-of-state and continuing education students not included.
** Full-time enrollment of students seeking college credit.

Contact Information

Dr. Daniel J. Holt, President
902 College Avenue
Brenham, Texas 77833
(979) 830-4111
http://www.blinn.edu

Tuition, Rate Per Semester Credit Hour

Resident of District Tuition & Fee Rate: $63.00

Nonresident Tuition & Fee Rate: $92.00

Program Description

University Transfer: Blinn College offers freshman and sophomore-level courses that allow students to enter a four-year institution at the junior level (see http://www.blinn.edu/CatalogPDF/coursedesc.pdf for a complete course listing). Students can also earn an associate degree with these courses in areas of concentration including mathematics, foreign languages, natural sciences and many more (see http://www.blinn.edu/CatalogPDF/academic_regs.pdf for a complete list of degrees and certificates offered). Blinn College has formal agreements with four-year institutions including Texas A&M University, Sam Houston State University and the University of Houston at Victoria to ensure that credits taken at Blinn College can be applied toward a bachelor’s degree.

Career Programs: Blinn College also offers a variety of technical programs and work force programs designed for direct job market placement (see http://www.blinn.edu/twe/index.htm and http://www.blinn.edu/workforce/index.htm for all programs). Blinn College’s programs include:

  • graduates of the associate degree nursing program receive an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in nursing and can take the National Council Licensing Exam to become a registered nurse.
  • students completing the legal assistant (paralegal) AAS degree are eligible to take the National Association of Legal Assistants certification exam.
  • The EKG technician certification program prepares students to work as EKG technicians. Upon successful completion of the class, students may take the national exam for EKG technicians.

Total Degrees and Certificates Awarded, fiscal 2007

  • Total:
  • 1,036
  • Associates:
  • 751
  • Certificates:
  • 285

Total does not include an advanced Technology certificate program that comprises 16-50 semester credit hours and requires student to have an associate or bachelor’s degree or be a junior in a bachelor’s degree program.

Total number and share of students either enrolled in a Texas senior institution or employed within six months of graduation, fiscal 2006:
Academic Students Percentage Technical Students Percentage
Employed Only19540.5%23889.5%
Employed and Enrolled (in Senior Institutions)21043.6%176.4%
Enrolled Only (in Senior Institutions)5210.8%20.8%
Enrolled Only (in Community Colleges)61.2%72.6%
Not Found193.9%20.8%
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