Quick Facts


Fall 2015

Fall 2015

Based on a publication (pdf) by the Office of Institutional Effectiveness.
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Page Contents:
   Programs Offered
   Degrees Awarded
   Our Students
   Tuition & Fees
   Operating Budget
   Faculty & Staff
   Courses
   Campuses
   Financial Aid
   Headcount
   Board of Trustees
   College Administration
   Map of Service Area

 

Southwest Texas Junior College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097: Telephone 404.679.4501) to award associate degrees & certificates.

 

Technical Programs
Administrative Information Technology
Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology
Automotive Body Repair Technology
Automotive Technology
Aviation Maintenance
Child Development
Computer Information Systems
Cosmetology
Criminal Justice
Diesel Technology
Management
Radiologic Technology
Registered Nursing
Vocational Nursing
Welding
Wildlife Management

Academic
Associate of Arts - General Studies
Associate of Arts - Teaching
Associate of Science - Engineering Science
Field of Study
     Business
     Criminal Justice
     Engineering









 

 

Degrees and Certificates Awarded, 2014-2015

Award Type Number Percent
Academic (AA, AS): 410 45%
Technical (AAS): 93 10%
Certificate (Cert1, Cert2, ESC): 259

29%

Core Curriculum Completion: 140 16%
Total: 902 100%

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Our Students, Fall 2015

Description Number Percent
Total Headcount 5,608  
Full-time Equivalent 3,741  
Full-time/Part-time status
  1-6 hours 2,503 45%
  7-11 hours 1,190 21%
  12 or more hours 1,915 34%
Average semester hours per student 8.4
Dual Credit Students 1,626 30%
Average age 22  
Gender
   Female 3,270 58%
   Male 2,338 42%
Ethnicity
   Hispanic 4,693 84%
   White, Non-Hispanic 697 12%
   Black, Non-Hispanic 64 1%
   Other 130 2%
   Multi-Racial 24 0.43%
Tuition Status
   In-District 1,249 22%
   Out-of-District 4,121 74%
   Non-Resident 147 3%
   Tuition Exemption/Waivers 91 2%
Basis of Admission
   First-Time-in-College 769 14%
   Continuing Students 4,737 84%
   Transfer Student 102 2%
Developmental Education (D.E.)
   Enrolled in D.E. 782 14%
   Not Enrolled in D.E. 4,826 86%
Workforce Education, Fall 2015
  Total Duplicated Enrollment 1,223  
  Includes workforce continuing education, customized training, adult basic education, and leisure and fitness courses.

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Tuition and Required Fees
(12 semester credit hours)

  In-district Out-of-district Non-resident
On-Campus $1,095 $1,827 $2,271
NOTE: Additional fees may apply, depending on degree program and specific courses taken

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Operating Budget, FY 2016

Description Amount
Revenue  
   Tuition and fees $15,293,357
   Local taxes $4,006,342
   State allocations $8,611,160
   Grants and contracts $12,506,693
   Auxiliary/other miscellaneous $3,096,372
Total: $43,513,924
Expenditures
   Instruction $10,569,016
   Academic support $2,853,981
   Student services $1,765,779
   Institutional support $8,554,788
   Operations/maintenance $3,222,031
   Grants and contracts $15,126,246
   Auxiliary enterprises $1,422,083
Total: $43,513,924

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Faculty and Staff

Type Full-time Part-time Total
Faculty 114 85 199
Staff 214 200 414
Totals 328 285 613

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Class Sections by Mode of Instruction

Type % of courses % of enrollment
Traditional 64% 77%
Interactive video 25% 15%
Internet and VCT* 9% 8%
Special/Linked 2% 0.1%
Total class Sections:    1,176
Total Enrollments:    16,739
*Virtual College of Texas

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SWTJC Campuses

Uvalde 2401 Garner Field Road Uvalde, Texas 78801 (830) 278-4401
Medina Valley 153 County Road 483 LaCoste, Texas 78039 (830) 591-7390
Crystal City 215 W. Zavala Crystal City, Texas 78839 (830) 374-3378
Del Rio 207 Wildcat Drive Del Rio, Texas 78840 (830) 703-1550
Eagle Pass 3101 Bob Rogers Drive Eagle Pass, Texas 78852 (830) 758-4100
Hondo 402 Carter Street Hondo, Texas 78861 (830) 426-2018
Pearsall 523 E. Florida Pearsall, Texas 78061 (830) 334-5005

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Financial Aid, Fall 2015

Type of aid Amount Students receiving aid Percent of student body
Grants, scholarships, and other gift aid $7,675,007 2,938 74%
College Work-study $86,400 64 2%
Loans $981,630 325 8%
Totals* $8,754,713 3,036 77%

*Students and percentages unduplicated
Note: Dual credit students (1,660) excluded from this total as they are not eligible for financial aid.  Not all eligible students apply for financial aid; not all applicants qualify for aid.

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Headcount by Campus, Fall 2015

Location Students Percent
Uvalde 1,156 20.6%
Eagle Pass 1,284 22.9%
Del Rio 1,002 17.9%
Prison (Dilley Briscoe Unit) 113 2.0%
Crystal City 167 3.0%
Internet/VCT 393 7.0%
Other locations 1,493 26.6%
Total 5,608 100%

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Board of Trustees

Name Member since
Rodolfo R. Flores, (President) 1975
Dr. Harry O. Watkins, (Vice President) 1998
Dr. Antonio H. Rivera, (Secretary) 1998
Maria Elena Lara 2005
Victor Lopez 2006
Tony T. Moreno 2002
Anita Shackelford 2007

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College Administration

Name Position
Dr. Hector Gonzales President
Joe C. Barker Vice President, Administrative Services
Margot H. Mata Vice President, Student Services
Dr. Anne H. Tarski Vice President, Finance
Dr. Mark Underwood Vice President, Academic Affairs
Gilbert Bermea Vice President, Eagle Pass
Derek Sandoval Vice President, Del Rio

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Map of 11-county service area

11 county service area

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