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Houston Community College

Houston Community College

3100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77002
(877) 422-6111

Founded in 1971, Houston Community College is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Houston, TX. It is the biggest institution in the state of Texas. This community college offers subjects such as culinary arts and computer programming. It offers students 75 certificates and 65 degrees at the associates level. In 2010, 60,303 students sought degrees from the 92 programs at this college. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this college. It is one of 47 community colleges in Texas.

Student Demographics

This college had 60,303 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This college had 60,303 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 24724
  • Total Enrolled Female: 35579
  • Undergraduate Male: 24724
  • Undergraduate Female: 35579

Faculty Demographics

This college has 3,831 teachers. Close to 23% of instructors are full-time, around 76% of faculty are part-time, and close to 47% of teachers are men.

Faculty Demographics

This college has 3,831 teachers. Close to 23% of instructors are full-time, around 76% of faculty are part-time, and close to 47% of teachers are men.

  • Male: 1805
  • Female: 2026
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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