Central Texas College

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School Overview

Central Texas College is a community college in Killeen, Texas. Also known as CTC, the school is located in close proximity to Fort Hood, a major U.S. Army base. Because of this, the school is largely comprised of military service-members and their families.

CTC participates in GoArmyEd, following academic programs and criteria geared towards military personnel. Students may also transfer full credits to the University of Maryland – University College.

CTC is 5th nationally in online student enrollment and offers courses at a number of military bases. In addition to the campus in Killeen, CTC has a campus located within Fort Hood, as well as a European campus, a Pacific Far East campus, a Navy campus and a Continental campus.

General Information

Admission Office

Box 1800

Killeen, TX 76540

(254) 526-1696

(800) 792-3348

Fax: (254) 526-1481



Contact: Dottie Kyle

Director, Admissions and Recruitment
Main Address

PO Box 1800

Killeen, TX 76540-1800

(800) 792-3348

www.ctcd.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 22,542

Degree-seeking undergrads: 18,488

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Observes TASP requirements. Special requirements for registered nursing, paramedic, EMT, aviation science programs.

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $1,908 $1,908 $2,010 $2,310 +14.93%
Books and Supplies $1,500 $1,500 $1,575 $1,575 0.00%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $4,550 $4,416 $4,639 $4,639 0.00%
Other $2,100 $2,100 $2,265 $2,265 0.00%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $4,550 $4,416 $4,892 $4,892 0.00%
Other $2,758 $2,758 $3,043 $3,043 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $10,058 $9,924 $10,489 $10,789 +2.86%
In-state Off Campus $10,716 $10,582 $11,520 $11,820 +2.60%
In-state with Family $3,408 $3,408 $3,585 $3,885 +8.37%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 311 44%
Grant or scholarship aid 274 39% $1,250,395 $4,563
• Federal grants 251 36% $1,062,464 $4,233
• Pell grants 251 36% $1,024,879 $4,083
• Other federal grants 86 12% $37,585 $437
Local and state government scholarships or grants 63 9% $133,631 $2,121
Institutional scholarships or grants 89 13% $54,300 $610
Student loan financial aid 104 15% $489,847 $4,710
• Federal student loans 103 15% $486,847 $4,727
• Other student loans 1 0% $3,000 $3,000

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Total of All Education Programs 2472 777
Agriculture
Agricultural Business Technology
Farm/farm and Ranch Management
Biology, Biological and Biomedical Sciences 8
Biology and Biological Sciences 8
Business, Management, Administration and Marketing Services 144 187
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Studies 6 45
Business Administration and Management 47 39
Business/commerce 62
Business and Office Technology/data Entry 4
Hospitality Administration/management 29
Hotel/motel Administration/management 1
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration
Marketing/marketing Management
Office Management and Supervision
Real Estate
Restaurant/food Services Management 98
Communication and Journalism Studies 1 2
Journalism
Radio and Television 1 2
Communications Technologies/technicians and Support Services 1 35
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production 1 35
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 61 141
Computer and Information Sciences
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance 1 1
Computer Programming/programmer
Data Processing Technology and Data Processing 46
Network and System Administration/administrator
System, Networking, and Lan/wan Management/manager 60 94
Web/multimedia Management and WebMA/MS
Construction Trades 2 7
Building/property Maintenance 2 7
Education
General Education
Physical Education/coaching Teacher Education
Engineering
Engineering
Engineering Technology 4 2
Computer Technology/computer Systems Technology 1
Drafting and Design Technology/technician 4 1
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/technician
Electrical/electronics Drafting and Electrical/electronics Cad/cadd
Telecommunications Technology/technician
English Language and Literature/letters
English Language and Literature
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages and Literatures
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences 104 105
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technician 3
Clinical/medical Social Work 20 10
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (emt Paramedic) 4 18
Licensed Practical/vocational Nurse Training 63
Medical Administrative/executive Assistant and Medical Secretary 14
Pre-medicine/pre-medical Studies
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 77
Substance Abuse/addiction Counseling
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 135 131
Criminal Justice/police Science 11
Criminal Justice/safety Studies 135 120
Fire Services Administration
Human Services 1 1
Public Administration 1 1
Legal Studies 12
Legal Assistant/paralegal 12
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1888 21
General Studies 181 21
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 1707
Mathematics and Statistics 5
Mathematics 5
Mechanics and Repairers 11 26
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/technician
Autobody/collision and Repair Technology/technician
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology/technician 7 5
Diesel Mechanics Technology/technician 6
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/technician 4 15
Small Engine Mechanics and Repair Technology/technician
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies 3
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies, Other 3
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Environmental Science 2
Personal and Culinary Services 45
Cosmetology/cosmetologist 45
Physical Sciences 5
Chemistry 5
Geology/earth Science
Precision Production Trades 1 13
Welding Technology/welder 1 13
Social Sciences 16
Social Sciences 16
Transportation and Materials Moving 5 5
Airline/commercial/professional Pilot and Flight Crew 5 5
Truck and Bus Driver/commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor
Visual and Performing Arts 4
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/art Studies
Commercial and Advertising Art 1
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts 2
Fine/studio Arts 1
Music
Work and Family Studies 59 56
Child Care and Support Services Management 14
Child Care Provider/assistant 59 42
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Undergraduate Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Animal Sciences C
Equestrian/Equine Studies C
Farm/Ranch Management A,C
Horticultural Services C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Office Clerical Services C
Office Management A,C
Real Estate A,C
Tourism/Travel Services A,C
Travel/Tourism Management C

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism A,C

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics C
Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Science A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Data Processing Technology A,C
Information Sciences/Systems A,C

Education

Education – General A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Medical Laboratory Assistance A,C
Medical Records Technology C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Premedicine A
Substance Abuse Counseling A,C

Law & Legal Studies

Law & Legal Studies – General A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A
Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Diesel Mechanics A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Mechanics & Repair – General A,C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences A

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology C
Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Geology A
Physics A

Security & Protective Services

Corrections C
Law Enforcement Administration A,C
Police Science C

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General A

Transportation & Materials Moving

Transportation & Materials Moving – General 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.

Central Texas College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(254) 526-7161
Website:www.ctcd.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:app.applyyourself.com/AYApplicantLogin/fl_ApplicantConnectLogin.asp?id=ctcd
Address:6200 West Central Texas Expressway, Killeen, TX 76549-4199
Setting:22
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:18,117
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:8,342 (46% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,940
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,420
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:65%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,398

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Central Texas College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Central Texas College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences22
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services105
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs12
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services31
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services83
Construction Trades21
Education1
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields33
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences41
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs97
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service32
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians45
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Personal and Culinary Services1
Physical Sciences2
Precision Production21
Public Administration and Social Service Professions21
Social Sciences1
Transportation and Materials Moving11
Visual and Performing Arts4
Grand total5654

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services105
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services83
Education1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences41
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs64
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Military Technologies and Applied Sciences1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions21
Social Sciences1
Grand total3223

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Central Texas 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$2,940
Out-of-state$6,420
Books and supplies$1,980

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 aid45565%
Grant or scholarship aid41860%$5,398
Student loan aid16123%$2,514

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid6,80935%$4,425
Federal student loans1,90110%$2,527

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Central Texas 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 Central Texas 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

Central Texas College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment18,117
Undergraduate enrollment18,117
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

Central Texas College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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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