Frank Phillips College, located in Borger, Texas, is a public two year institution dedicated to providing residents of the area educational opportunities. The school provides a variety of programs to ensure that students are able to choose a program that suits their needs.
As community college the school also provides programs and services that help develop cultural, economic, and educational needs of its service area. Frank Phillips College is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
Frank Phillips College offers programs that provide career, technical and academic training. Career and technical programs may result in an associate degree or certificate and provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to enter the workforce as professionals. Graduates of such programs are capable of pursuing entry level positions immediately and perform the duties and tasks required successfully.
Academic programs fulfill the first two years of a four year education, allowing students to apply to a four year institution upon graduation to complete their bachelor's degree. The school also provides non credit and continuing education courses to assist those who wish to return to school for personal reasons or interests.
Programs offered include:
Admissions and Financial Aid
As an open enrollment institution, individuals who meet the school's minimum requirements for admissions may enroll at Frank Phillips College. Students must take an assessment exam to determine which general education courses they must take, and meet with an academic advisor to outline their program of choice and curriculum necessities.
Once all information has been provided to the school and the necessary meetings have taken place, students may register for classes on the date provided for that semester.
Financial aid is available in the form of scholarships, loans, grants, and work study programs. Aid is issued based on need, which is determined through a completed and processed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Once processed the school will determine eligibility and awards. Additional information may be requested by the school's financial aid office to ensure accuracy in the disbursement of funds.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,700. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are:
- State Residents: $1,300-$1,500
- Out-of-State: $2,300-$2,736
- Charges for part-time students are:
- In-State: $43-$52 per unit
- Out-of-State: $76-$91 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||85%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||78%||$4,838|
|Receiving Student Loans||20%||$4,570|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To support students and graduates, Frank Phillips College may offer services like those listed below:
- Distance learning
- Remedial courses
- Career path counseling
- Work study style employment
- Assistance to find work
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Students who attend a community college will be able to choose from a variety of programs that will lead to an associate's degree or transfer to a four year institution. The following list shows graduation and transfer-out rates for FPC compared to community colleges in Texas, which can be useful for determining which community college to attend.
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Frank Phillips College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
English Language and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Personal and Culinary Services
Other Community Colleges Nearby
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