Odessa College

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General Information

Admission Office

201 West University

Odessa, TX 79764-7127

(432) 335-6432

Fax: (432) 335-6636



Contact: Tracy Hilliard

Associate Director of Admissions
Main Address

201 West University

Odessa, TX 79764-7127

(432) 335-6400

www.odessa.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 4,689

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 634

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,177

Setting

Urban 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

Allied health programs require successful completion of placement exams, supporting applications, and interviews. Requirements for other selective programs vary.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial Photography A,C
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Operations Management C

Communications & Journalism

Radio/Television A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer Science A
Information Sciences/Systems A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A,C
Carpentry A,C

Education

Education – General A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Occupational Safety A,C
Petroleum Technology A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A
Substance Abuse Counseling A
Surgical Technology A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A,C
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Diesel Mechanics A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology A,C
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C
Culinary Arts/Related Services C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Geology A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology A,C
Welding Technology A,C

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Police Science A,C

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General A

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.

Odessa College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(432) 335-6400
Website:www.odessa.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.odessa.edu/future-students/Admissions/be-a-wrangler/3-steps/1-Applying%20for%20Admission/index.html
Address:201 W University Blvd, Odessa, TX 79764
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:6,134
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,299 (54% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,864
Out-of-state Tuition:$5,232
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:70%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,865

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Odessa College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Odessa College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services63
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services22
Construction Trades21
Education10
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields53
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences41
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs129
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service43
Legal Professions and Studies21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities21
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians73
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Personal and Culinary Services55
Physical Sciences3
Precision Production42
Psychology1
Social Sciences2
Visual and Performing Arts14
Grand total5666

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service21
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Psychology1
Social Sciences1
Grand total66

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Odessa 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$3,864
Out-of-state$5,232
Books and supplies$1,284

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 aid40070%
Grant or scholarship aid35261%$4,865
Student loan aid234%$5,650

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,84633%$3,871
Federal student loans3206%$5,959

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Odessa 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 Odessa 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

Odessa College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment6,134
Undergraduate enrollment6,134
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

Odessa 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
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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