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Central Texas College

Enrollment (Fiscal 2007)

  • Total Enrollment:
  • 26,565
  • In-District:*
  • 38.9%
  • Out-of-District:*
  • 43.3%
  • Full-time:**
  • 24.1%
  • Female:
  • 48.1%
  • Male:
  • 51.9%
  • Anglo:
  • 46.2%
  • Hispanic:
  • 17.4%
  • African American:
  • 28.9%
  • Asian:
  • 3.9%
  • Native American:
  • 1.1%
  • International:
  • 0.7%
  • Other:
  • 1.9%

* 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. James R. Anderson, Chancellor
P.O. Box 1800
Killeen, Texas 76540-1800
(254) 526-1214

Tuition, Rate Per Semester Credit Hour

Resident of District Tuition & Fee Rate: $44.00

Nonresident Tuition & Fee Rate: $54.00

Program Description

Central Texas College (CTC) offers both university transfer and career and technical education programs.

University Transfer: CTC offers students interested in transfer programs associate degrees including a 42-hour academic core along with courses identified for a specific discipline, as described in the catalog. CTC has many articulation agreements with both in-state and out-of-state universities ensuring that credits acquired by CTC students are fully transferable.

Career and Technical Education: CTC’s career and technical education offerings are described in the catalog. Two popular programs include:

  • associate degree nursing – a two-year program leading to an Associate of Applied Science degree and candidacy for registered nursing license. The program is approved by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners and fully accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, Inc.
  • welding – students can pursue a certificate or an Associate of Applied Science degree. The program incorporates entry-level , hands-on training using current technologies and equipment. Students successfully completing the program may acquire the American Welding Society certificate.

Total Degrees and Certificates Awarded, fiscal 2007

  • Total:
  • 1,188
  • Associates:
  • 944
  • Certificates:
  • 244

Total does not include an advanced technology certificate program that comprises 16 to 50 semester credit hours and requires students to have an associate or bachelor’s degree or to 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 Only18133.5%32173.6%
Employed and Enrolled (in Senior Institutions)8716.1%184.1%
Enrolled Only (in Senior Institutions)376.9%61.4%
Enrolled Only (in Community Colleges)336.1%173.9%
Not Found20237.4%7417.0%
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