Texas County Technical College

Houston, MO 65483

Texas County Technical College is the only private 2-year, not-for-profit college in Missouri. Its campus is small in size and located in the rural town of Houston. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 9 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 6 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 72%).

Every year 79% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Texas County Technical College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $12,982, and fees were $2,887. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $12,982 and $2,887 respectively.


Campus LocaleRemote Rural
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio10:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate72%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 0 22
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0 17
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 79.6%
  • NCLEX-PN: 94.3%

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Institutional Accreditations
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
07/01/2001 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Neither required nor recommended
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $50
Graduates --

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$199/credit
In State Students$199/credit
Out of State Students$199/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 $8,955 $8,955 $8,955
ADN 70 $13,930 $13,930 $13,930
BSN 125 $24,875 $24,875 $24,875
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, 100% of Texas County Technical 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 90% $5,052
Other Federal Grant 80% $281
State Grant & Scholarships 40% $8,942
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 85% $6,977
Private Loans -- --


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$15,804
$30,001 to $48,000$20,963
$48,001 to $75,000$23,834
$75,001 to $110,000$25,281
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













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

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Annette McClanahan Harrison Endowed Nursing Scholarship

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Betty Crim Endowed Nursing Scholarship

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Bill and Mary Russell Healthcare Scholarship

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

Texas County Technical College
6915 S Hwy 63
Houston, MO 65483

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