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 Southwest Texas Junior College Uvalde, Texas

2401 Garner Field Rd
Uvalde, Texas

Southwest Texas Junior College Mission Statement:
The mission of Southwest Texas Junior College is to provide such educational programs and services as shall be needed to achieve the purposes of community colleges as set forth by Section 130.003 of the Texas Education Code. The purpose of each public community college shall be to provide: 1.technical programs up to two years in length leading to associate degrees or certificates; 2.vocational programs leading directly to employment in semi-skilled and skilled occupations; 3.freshman and sophomore courses in arts and sciences; 4.continuing adult education programs for occupational or cultural upgrading; 5.compensatory education programs designed to fulfill the commitment of an admissions policy allowing the enrollment of disadvantaged students; 6.a continuing program of counseling and guidance designed to assist students in achieving their individual educational goals; force development programs designed to meet local and statewide needs; literacy and other basic skills programs for adults; and 9.such other purposes as may be prescribed by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, or local governing boards, in the best interest of post-secondary education in Texas.
Degree Stats For Southwest Texas Junior College

 Type of Institution

Term Type: Semester

Comparison Group Category:
Public 2 yr, degree-granting, Southwest, Rocky Mountains, Far West, size 6

Geographical Region:
Southwest AZ NM OK TX

Chief Administrator:
President Ismael Sosa Jr

Title IV Eligibility:
Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs

Sector: Public, 2-year

Degree of Urbanization(Locale): Rural: Fringe

Open to Public? Institution is open to the public

 Carnegie Information

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Basic:
Associate's--Public Rural-serving Medium

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Enrollment Profile:
Exclusively undergraduate two-year

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Graduate Instructional:
Not applicable

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Instructional:

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Size and Setting
Medium two-year

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Profile
Mixed part/full-time two-year

 Room and Board

Provide on-campus housing? Yes
Total Dorm Capacity: 260
Provide board or meals? Yes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Number of meals per week:14
Typical room charge per year:$0
Typical board charge per year:$0
Combined room/board:$2750

 Degree Information

Level of Institution: At least 2 but less than 4 years

Highest Level Offered: Associate's degree

Undergraduate Offering:
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering

Graduate Offering:
No graduate offering

First Professional Offer:
No first-professional offering

Highest Degree Offered: Associates

Degree Granting Status: Degree-granting

Historical Black College or University: No

Institution has Hospital: No

Institution grants a Medical Degree: No

Institutional Category:
Degree-granting, associate's and certificates


Athletic Association: Yes
NCAA Member: Implied no
NAIA Member: Implied no
NJCAA Member: Implied no
NSCAA Member: Implied no
NCCAA Member: Implied no
Other Member: Yes
Football: No
Basketball: No
Baseball: No
Cross Country/Track: No


 Fee Information

Application Fee information for Southwest Texas Junior College  Application Fee: No
 Out of State Tuition? Yes
 Financial Aid Office Phone: 830-591-7343
 Admissions Office Phone: 830-591-7255

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