Texas College


Highest Degree Offered: Bachelors

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Texas


TC, a historically black college providing a liberal arts education for 114 years, exists to help people succeed by assisting them in developing their skills and their self-confidence, as well as enlarging their perspectives on life. We are dedicated to providing citizens of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds with the opportunity for life-long learning. TC believes in motivating our students, urging them to be active in setting and achieving their goals. Students are encouraged to utilize all of our facilities; to seek extra help from our faculty; and to converse with our counselors and other dedicated staff members.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 736
Total Grad Students:
Undergraduate Students: 736
Faculty: 35

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 21:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 21:1

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Contact Information

2404 North Grand Avenue
Tyler Texas 75702

Website: http://www.texascollege.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 903-593-8311

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Admissions Contact:
Damien Brigham
Enrollment Services
903-593-8311 ext. 2265
IM Screen Names: http://www.texascollege.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:
Michael Holochuck
Enrollment Services
903-593-8311 ext. 2322

Athletics Contact:
Jay Brown
903-593-8311 ext. 2355

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
TC does not publish a minimum GPA required for transfer.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
TC does not publish a minimum grade required for transfer credit.

Credits (Min/Max):
TC does not publish a minumum/maximum credit requirement that qualify for transfer.

Test Scores for Applying:
A copy of ACT, SAT, or THEA scores is required. These are used for diagnostic purposes and placement testing.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
A Transfer Student Reference Sheet completed by the chief student affairs officer of the last college attended is required.

Essay(s) required:
Texas College does not publish a requirement for an essay or a personal statement, nor do they require the submission of one with your application.

Application Fee:
There is a $20 nonrefundable application fee in the form of a money order. Personal checks are not accepted.

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Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
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Admissions Data From: Fall 2010



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Financial Aid

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Texas College desires to make your educational experience as successful as possible. We want to help our students to secure scholarship, grant, and loan financing options for families of all income levels.

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