Ranger College

Ranger, TX 76470

Ranger College is located in Ranger, Texas. This school was established back in 1926 and it now serves over 2400 students. This school has various associate’s degree and certificate programs that can lead to lucrative career opportunities. With many programs to choose from, students at Ranger College always feel as though they have the ability to realize their aspirations. Ranger College boasts a 50-acre campus and it is an excellent place for students to receive a comprehensive education. This school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

The Ranger College nursing program gives students the chance to pursue either vocational nursing or an associate’s degree in nursing program. Nursing students at this school have the power to choose the best possible option for their situations. Students at this school can also sign up for an LVN-to-RN bridge program if they have already obtained LVN status. The nursing program at Ranger College has the approval of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as well as the Texas State Board of Nursing.


Campus LocaleDistant Rural
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio19:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate49%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 0 16
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 4 53
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 84%
  • NCLEX-PN: 84.6%

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17.9 miles away
Weatherford College
55.51 miles away
Tarrant County College District
81.45 miles away
Hill College
98.2 miles away
Mountain View College
105.27 miles away
Central Texas College
105.57 miles away
McLennan Community College
106.95 miles away
Texas State Technical College
109.34 miles away
Brookhaven College
111.47 miles away
El Centro College
111.55 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1968 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$50/credit
In State Students$98/credit
Out of State Students$140/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $2,250 $4,410 $6,300
ADN 70 $3,500 $6,860 $9,800
BSN 125 $6,250 $12,250 $17,500
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 82% of Ranger College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 48% $4,509
Other Federal Grant 8% $963
State Grant & Scholarships 22% $2,300
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 28% $5,529
Federal Student Loans 31% $4,878
Private Loans 1% $9,597


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$5,153
$30,001 to $48,000$5,592
$48,001 to $75,000$6,555
$75,001 to $110,000$5,565
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Two or more races
Black/African American
Non-resident alien
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Relevant scholarships

ACE Scholarship Program

Annual awards for residents of Hansford, Hemphill, Hutchinson, Lipscomb, Ochiltree, or Roberts counties, Texas who are graduating high school seniors and will be enrolling in a college/university ...

FNSNA Promise of Nursing Scholarships

These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code.  Applicants for ...

McKesson Scholarships

This scholarship open to all students attending accredited nursing program in selected regions such as Louisiana, Maryland, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and ...

The Marsh Minority Scholarship

Applicant must be a college junior, senior or masters level African-American or Hispanic student majoring in the field of allied health, education, general studies, nursing or sociology at West ...

The Jack & Rita Allen Endowed Scholarship Fund for Frank Phillips College Allen Campus

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from Hansford, Libscomb, Ochiltree or Roberts Counties in Texas, who will attend Frank Phillips College Allen campus (may attend the Borger ...

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Texas state board of nursing.

Ranger College
1100 College Circle
Ranger, TX 76470

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