Quick Facts


Fall 2013

Fall 2013

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
   Enrollment
   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

 

 

Degrees and Certificates Awarded, 2012-2013

Award Type Number Percent
Academic (AA, AS): 428 42%
Technical (AAS): 96 9%
Certificate (Cert1, Cert2, ESC): 248 25%
Core Curriculum Completion: 155 15%
Workforce Training Certificates: 85 8%
Total: 1,012  

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Our Students, Fall 2013

Description Number Percent
Total Headcount 5,410  
Full-time Equivalent 3,908  
Full-time/part-time status
  1-6 hours 2,271 42%
  7-11 hours 1,100 20%
  12 or more hours 2,039 38%
Average semester hours per student 8.7
Dual credit students 1,538 28%
Average age 22.0  
Gender
   Female 3,176 59%
   Male 2,234 41%
Ethnicity
   Hispanic 4,490 83.0%
   White, non-Hispanic 718 13.3%
   Black, non-Hispanic 70 1.3%
   Other 132 2.4%
Tuition status
   In-district 1,242 23%
   Out-of-district 3,965 73%
   Non-resident 149 3%
   Tuition exemption/waivers 54 1%
Basis of admission
   First-time-in-college 781 14%
   Continuing students 4,522 84%
   Transfer student 107 2%
Developmental education
   Enrolled in d.e. 1,137 21%
   Not enrolled in d.e. 4,273 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

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Operating Budget, FY 2014

Description Amount
Revenue  
   Tuition and fees $15,294,280
   Local taxes $2,521,000
   State allocations $8,926,392
   Grants and contracts $14,793,279
   Auxiliary/other miscellaneous $3,046,972
Total: $44,581,923
Expenditures
   Instruction $10,149,629
   Academic support $2,607,563
   Student services $1,619,673
   Institutional support $7,879,766
   Operations/maintenance $5,908,235
   Grants and contracts $15,194,192
   Auxiliary enterprises $1,222,864
Total: $44,581,923

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Faculty and Staff

Type Full Time Part Time Total
Faculty 112 62 174
Staff 201 142 343
Totals 313 204 517

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Courses by Mode of Instruction

Type % of courses % of enrollment
Traditional 62.6% 75.3%
Interactive video 25.8% 15.9%
Internet and VCT* 9.0% 8.4%
Special arrangement 2.5% 0.5%
Total classes: 1,108  
Total enrollments: 16,758  
*Virtual College of Texas

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SWTJC Campuses

Uvalde 2401 Garner Field Road Uvalde, Texas 78801 (830) 278-4401
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
Crystal City 215 W. Zavala Crystal City, Texas 78839 (830) 374-3378
Hondo 420 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 2013

Type of aid Amount Students receiving aid Percent of student body
Grants, scholarships, and other gift aid $7,479,076 2,859 74%
College work-study $93,479 76 2%
Loans $875,890 272 7%
Totals* $8,448,446 2,922 75%
Total eligible students, Fall 2013 3,872

*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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Enrollment, Fall 2013

Location Students Percent
Uvalde 1,121 21%
Eagle Pass 1,400 26%
Del Rio 875 16%
Prison (Dilley Briscoe Unit) 87 2%
Crystal City 167 3%
Internet/VCT 419 8%
Other locations 1,341 25%
Total 5,410 100%
Total Full-Time Equivalency 3,908  

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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 Barker Vice President, Administrative Services
Dr. Blaine Bennett Vice President, Student Services
Dr. Anne Tarski Vice President, Finance
Dr. Mark Underwood Vice President, Academic Affairs

Associate Vice Presidents: Gilbert Bermea, Eagle Pass Campus; Derek Sandoval, Del Rio Campus; Margot Mata, Outreach; Dick Whipple, Institutional Advancement 

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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