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Tarrant County College

Tarrant County College (TCC), also known as Tarrant County College District (TCCD) is a two-year community college located in Tarrant County, Texas the serves the greater Fort Worth Metropolitan Area. TCC awards three degree designations, which include the Associate of Arts (A.A.), Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) and Associate of Arts in Teaching. TCC was recently recognized as one of the largest community college in Texas. Tarrant County College District (TCCD) is made up of the TCC central office and its five campuses. TCC offers several online learning programs and has developed an open source E-learning Web application.

General Information

Admission Office
1500 Houston Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102-6599
(817) 515-8223
Fax: (817) 515-5283
suzanne.carter@tccd.edu
Contact: Suzanne Carter
Director of Admissions Services
Main Address
1500 Houston Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102-6524
(817) 515-8223
www.tccd.edu
Size
Total undergrads: 39,597

Setting
Urban setting
Very large city (over 500,000)
Commuter campus
Degrees offered:
Associate

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $1,512 $1,752 $1,752 $1,752 0.00%
Books and Supplies $1,310 $1,341 $1,409 $1,409 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $2,822 $3,093 $3,161 $3,161 0.00%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 1,619 42%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,480 39% $5,928,947 $4,006
• Federal grants 1,261 33% $4,562,923 $3,618
• Pell grants 1,261 33% $4,162,208 $3,301
• Other federal grants 622 16% $400,715 $644
State/local government grant or scholarships 765 20% $1,235,169 $1,615
Institutional grants or scholarships 155 4% $130,855 $844
Student loan aid 312 8% $1,038,575 $3,329
• Federal student loans 312 8% $1,038,575 $3,329
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS PhD AA/AS CERT
Total of All Education Programs 3284 933
Agriculture 3 2
Applied Horticulture/horticulture Operations 3 2
Business, Administration, Management, Marketing, etc. 175 273
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping 24 73
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science Programs 25 21
Business Administration and Management 25 13
Business/commerce 80 92
Business/office Automation/technology/data Entry 2
Fashion Merchandising 7
Hospitality Administration/management
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management 1
Operations Management and Supervision
Real Estate 4 53
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations 11 3
Small Business Administration/management 3 3
Tourism and Travel Services Management 3 5
Communications Technologies/technicians and Support Services 8 1
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production
Prepress/desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/technician 8 1
Computing and Information Sciences 49 78
Computer and Information Sciences 14 13
Computer Programming/programmer 13 4
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 22 58
Web Page, Digital/multimedia and Information Resources Design 3
Education 48
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 34
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching 1
Secondary Education and Teaching 13
Engineering Technology 55 94
Architectural Engineering Technology/technician 6 12
Computer Technology/computer Systems Technology 5 2
Construction Engineering Technology/technician 5 11
Drafting and Design Technology/technician 18 5
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/technician 5 7
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/technician 8 46
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/technician
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/technician 5 10
Quality Control Technology/technician
Robotics Technology/technician 3 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 5 20
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation 5 20
Health Services and Allied Health Sciences 343 122
Dental Assisting/assistant 22
Dental Hygiene/hygienist 26
Dietitian Assistant 13 26
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (emt Paramedic) 5 23
Health Information/medical Records Technology/technician 8
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/management
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/coder
Pharmacy Technician/assistant 10
Physical Therapy Technician/assistant 16
Psychiatric/mental Health Services Technician 15 23
Radiologic Technology/science – Radiographer 29
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 205
Respiratory Care Therapy/therapist 26
Surgical Technology/technologist 18
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 27 139
Criminal Justice/police Science 69
Criminal Justice/safety Studies 19
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/technician 8 70
Human Services 1 2
Public Administration 1 2
Legal and Law Studies 41 10
Legal Assistant/paralegal 41 10
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2459
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 2459
Mechanics and Repairers 27 136
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/technician 11 95
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/technician 4
Autobody/collision and Repair Technology/technician 3 25
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology/technician 9 10
Small Engine Mechanics and Repair Technology/technician 6
Personal and Culinary Services 17 3
Culinary Arts/chef Training 17 3
Precision Production Trades 2 19
Welding Technology/welder 2 19
Social Sciences 2 11
Geographic Information Science and Cartography 2 11
Visual and Performing Arts 16 1
Graphic Design 16 1
Work and Family Studies 6 22
Child Care and Support Services Management 8
Child Care Provider/assistant 12
Child Development 6 2
Foodservice Systems Administration/management
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Admissions Information

Application Fee
College has an application fee: No
Admissions Policies/Requirements
Special requirements for nursing and allied health programs, honors program, and certain automotive programs; must submit separate application and meet highly selective admission criteria.

Undergraduate Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Horticultural Services A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing
Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Entrepreneurial Studies A
Fashion Merchandising A,C
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Office Clerical Services C
Operations Management A
Real Estate A,C
Sales and Distribution A,C
Travel/Tourism Management A,C

Communications Technologies
Communications Technologies – General A,C
Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A

Computer & Information Sciences
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Engineering Technologies
Architectural Engineering Technology A,C
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences
Child Care Management A,C
Institutional Food Production A

Foreign Language & Literature
Sign Language Interpretation A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences
Dental Assistance C
Dental Hygiene A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Laboratory Assistance C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology A,C
Mental Health Services Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing Assistance C
Pharmacy Assistance C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A
Surgical Technology C

Law & Legal Studies
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Aircraft Mechanics A,C
Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C

Public Administration & Services
Public Administration A,C

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice Studies A
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Police Science A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:
    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma
*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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