Western Texas College

Snyder, TX 79549
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Western Texas College is one of the sixty public 2-year colleges in Texas. The campus is located in Snyder town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 2,250 students attend the school. Every year 39% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Western Texas College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $2,850, and fees were $1,050. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $3,960 and $1,050 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleRemote Town
Number of Students2,250
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate50%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 2 2

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1973 - 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$58/credit
In State Students$95/credit
Out of State Students$132/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 $2,610 $4,275 $5,940
ADN 70 $4,060 $6,650 $9,240
BSN 125 $7,250 $11,875 $16,500
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, 74% of Western Texas 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 40% $4,668
Other Federal Grant 8% $1,056
State Grant & Scholarships 18% $2,256
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 45% $4,127
Federal Student Loans 17% $4,699
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
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$3,853
$30,001 to $48,000$4,111
$48,001 to $75,000$5,667
$75,001 to $110,000$7,873
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













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

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Texas state board of nursing.
Western Texas College
6200 College Ave
Snyder, TX 79549

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