Brazosport College

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School Overview

Brazosport College is a private, coeducational college located in Lake Jackson, Texas. Since it was first established in 1968, this college has offered both two-year and four-year career oriented degree programs.

The Texas Legislature defines the official service area of Brazosport College as covering the Brazosport, Damon, Sweeny and Columbia-Brazoria school districts in addition to the Angleton Independent school district, excluding the portion that was annexed by Alvin Community College prior to September 1, 1995.

General Information

500 College Dr, Lake Jackson, TX 77566-3199

Phone Number:(979) 230-3000
Web Address:www.brazosport.edu
Type of Institution:Public, 4-year or above
Awards Offered:Less than one year certificate
One but less than two years certificate
AA/AS degrees
BA/BS degrees
Campus setting:Suburb: Small
Campus housing:No
Student Population:5,686 (5,686 undergraduate)
Ratio of students to faculty:30 to 1

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $1,920 $2,022 $2,172 $2,412 +11.05%
Books and Supplies $910 $931 $978 $1,500 +53.37%
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 $2,830 $2,953 $3,150 $3,912 +24.19%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 83 50%
Grant or scholarship aid 83 50% $308,544 $3,717
• Federal grants 46 28% $204,038 $4,436
• Pell grants 17 10% $55,449 $3,262
• Other federal grants 29 17% $148,589 $5,124
Local and state government scholarships or grants 41 25% $55,767 $1,360
Institutional scholarships or grants 52 31% $48,739 $937
Student loan financial aid 5 3% $14,492 $2,898
• Federal student loans 5 3% $14,492 $2,898
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 21 230 234
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 21 12 6
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 12 6
Business Administration and Management, General 21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 8 3
Computer Programming/programmer, General 8 3
Construction Trades, General 6 55
Electrician 6 31
Pipefitting/pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter 24
Education 9
Education, General 7
Secondary Education and Teaching 2
Engineering Technology, General 33 65
Computer Hardware Technology/technician
Construction Engineering Technology/technician 2 12
Drafting and Design Technology/technician, General 16 36
Instrumentation Technology/technician 11 6
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/technician 4 11
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences, General 15 10
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (emt Paramedic) 1
Licensed Practical/vocational Nurse Training 9
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 15
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 3 2
Criminal Justice/police Science 3 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 106
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 106
Mechanics and Repairers, General 2 21
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology/technician 8
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/technician 2 13
Precision Production Trades, General 4 53
Machine Tool Technology/machinist 2 36
Welding Technology/welder 2 17
Science Technologies/technicians, General 31 8
Chemical Technology/technician 31 8
Transportation and Materials Moving
Construction/heavy Equipment/earthmoving Equipment Operation
Work and Family Studies 1 11
Child Development 1 11
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

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Brazosport College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(979) 230-3000
Website:www.brazosport.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.brazosport.edu/Admissions/Pages/Future-Students.aspx
Address:500 College Dr, Lake Jackson, TX 77566-3199
Setting:23
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,315
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,113 (72% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,405
Out-of-state Tuition:$5,025
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:61%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,187

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Brazosport College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Brazosport College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services111
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Construction Trades31
Education2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields74
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Health Professions and Related Programs111
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians41
Precision Production42
Science Technologies/Technicians31
Grand total28172

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Brazosport College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total11

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Brazosport College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$3,405
Out-of-state$5,025
Books and supplies$1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid14161%
Grant or scholarship aid13759%$4,187
Student loan aid63%$2,928

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,48535%$2,883
Federal student loans932%$3,737

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Brazosport College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Brazosport College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Brazosport College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,315
Undergraduate enrollment4,315
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Brazosport College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

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