Quick Facts

TCC has five campuses located in Fort Worth, Arlington and Hurst.

In the Fall of 2011, Trinity River Campus, located in downtown Fort Worth, expanded with the opening of Trinity River Campus East, a center for the Healthcare Professions.

Other sites include the TCC Opportunity Center, TCC Corporate Training Center Alliance Texas and several learning centers.

We are the sixth largest college or university in Texas, in terms of enrollment.

Approximately 1 in every 19 Tarrant County residents takes a class at TCC each year.

We offer four types of degrees - Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Arts in Teaching, Associate of Applied Science-with choices for more than 60 credit degree programs. We also offer more than 120 certificates of completion and 14 marketable skills achievement awards, associated with the degree programs.

Continuing Education Services offer a wide range of convenient, affordable and flexible programs: career programs, continuing professional education, corporate services, college and career readiness classes, children and youth programs, lifelong learning courses and community outreach programs.

TCC was established in 1965 and South Campus opened in Fort Worth for students in Fall 1967.

Mission statement: Tarrant County College provides affordable and open access to quality teaching and learning.

 

Figures

Student-faculty ratio: 26:1

Districtwide full-time employees: approximately 1,900

Districtwide full-time faculty: more than 650

Districtwide adjunct faculty: more than 1,200

Spring 2012 students enrolled in Distance Learning courses: 11,179
Credit Students
Source:  Statistical Handbook

Spring 2014 enrollment: 46,917
Fall 2013 enrollment:
50,765
Spring 2013 enrollment:
46,750
Fall 2012 enrollment
: 50,439

Average age of student: 26.0 years

Student genders

  • Female: 59.0%
  • Male: 41.0%

Student ethnicities*

  • African-American: 18.8%
  • Anglo: 49.2%
  • Asian: 5.8%
  • Hispanic: 27.2%
  • Native American: 0.5%
  • Other: 3.5%

*Categories of race/ethnicity may differ depending on the use of data.

 

 

Updated July 03, 2014

 

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