Quick Facts


Fall 2014

Fall 2014

Based on a publication (pdf) by the Office of Institutional Planning and Research.
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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
Child Development
Computer Information Systems
Cosmetology
Criminal Justice
Diesel Technology
Management
Radiologic Technology
Registered Nursing
Vocational Nursing
Welding
Wildlife Management

Field of Study Curricula (Academic)
Business
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Engineering
General Studies
Teaching

Workforce Training
Emergency Medical Technician
Heavy Equipment Training
Law Enforcement Academy
Lineman Training
Nurse Aide
Professional Truck Driving
Real Estate
Additional Offerings include:
     Community Fitness
     Computer Courses
     Customized Training 

 

 

Degrees and Certificates Awarded, 2013-2014

Award Type Number Percent
Academic (AA, AS): 444 50%
Technical (AAS): 92 10%
Certificate (Cert1, Cert2, ESC): 278

31%

Core Curriculum Completion: 59 7%
Workforce Training Certificates: 15 2%
Total: 888 100%

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Our Students, Fall 2014

Description Number Percent
Total Headcount 5,572  
Full-time Equivalent 3,749  
Full-time/part-time status
  1-6 hours 2,454 44%
  7-11 hours 1,157 21%
  12 or more hours 1,963 35%
Average semester hours per student 8.5
Dual credit students 1,622 29%
Average age 21.0  
Gender
   Female 3,308 59%
   Male 2,264 41%
Ethnicity
   Hispanic 4,686 84.0%
   White, non-Hispanic 684 12.0%
   Black, non-Hispanic 57 1.0%
   Other 132 2.0%
   Multi-Racial 13 0.20%
Tuition status
   In-district 1,259 23%
   Out-of-district 4,081 73%
   Non-resident 151 3%
   Tuition exemption/waivers 81 2%
Basis of admission
   First-time-in-college 778 14%
   Continuing students 4,679 84%
   Transfer student 115 2%
Developmental education
   Enrolled in D.E. 875 16%
   Not enrolled in D.E. 4,697 79%
 

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Tuition and Required Fees
(12 semester credit hours)

  In-district Out-of-district Non-resident
On-Campus $1,047 $1,683 $2,043
NOTE: Additional fees may apply, depending on degree program and specific courses taken

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Operating Budget, FY 2014

Description Amount
Revenue  
   Tuition and fees $13,339,473
   Local taxes $3,119,000
   State allocations $8,926,392
   Grants and contracts $12,208,524
   Auxiliary/other miscellaneous $3,054,210
Total: $40,647,599
Expenditures
   Instruction $10,181,460
   Academic support $2,346,892
   Student services $1,634,342
   Institutional support $7,695,310
   Operations/maintenance $3,111,571
   Grants and contracts $14,569,326
   Auxiliary enterprises $1,108,698
Total: $40,647,599

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Faculty and Staff

Type Full-time Part-time Total
Faculty 114 61 175
Staff 209 173 382
Totals 323 234 557

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Courses by Mode of Instruction

Type % of courses % of enrollment
Traditional 63.5% 76.6%
Interactive video 25.0% 15.4%
Internet and VCT* 9.1% 7.4%
Special/Linked 2.1% 0.4%
Total classes: 1,142  
Total enrollments: 16,754  
*Virtual College of Texas

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SWTJC Campuses

Uvalde 2401 Garner Field Road Uvalde, Texas 78801 (830) 278-4401
LaCoste 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 2014

Type of aid Amount Students receiving aid Percent of student body
Grants, scholarships, and other gift aid $7,048,237 2,615 66%
College work-study $76,950 56 1%
Loans $999,889 331 8%
Totals* $8,125,076 2,699* 68%*
Total eligible students, Fall 2014 3,950

*Students and percentages unduplicated
Note: Dual credit students are 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 2014

Location Students Percent
Uvalde 1,167 20.9%
Eagle Pass 1,386 24.8%
Del Rio 923 16.5%
Prison (Dilley Briscoe Unit) 60 1.0%
Crystal City 185 3.3%
Internet/VCT 367 6.5%
Other locations 1,484 26.6%
Total 5,572 100%
Total Full-Time Equivalency 3,749  

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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

Associate Vice Presidents: Gilbert Bermea, Eagle Pass Campus; Derek Sandoval, Del Rio Campus

Deans: Romelia Aranda, Workforce Training; Johnny Guzman, Applied Sciences; Dr. Cheryl Sanchez, Liberal Arts 

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Map of 11-county service area

11 county service area

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