North Central Texas College is located in Gainesville, Texas and serves residents of Cooke, Denton, and Montague Counties. NCTC is a two year college that provides students with many opportunities in their pursuit of higher learning. North Central Texas College offers associate degrees and several academic courses for certification. They also provide areas of study for those wishing to complete their studies through continuing education, and are also well known in the area for their extensive athletics program.
NCTC has several activities for students to participate in, along with many student clubs and organizations. This includes an honors program, Greek life, game clubs and political clubs. North Central Texas College is small and provides much better opportunities for student and teacher interaction.
NCTC provides its students with helpful resources to better their educational experience. This includes a counseling and testing center at NCTC’s Gainesville campus, and General Education Development for those wishing to complete their high school education. Their Transfer 101 program helps students and their parents make the transition to a 4-year university go smoothly. The NCTC counselors are always available to assist students with any transfer information they may require.
There are over 2000 students currently enrolled at the Gainesville campus. Costs to attend NCTC are very affordable, with tuition for in district students starting at $56 per semester hour, $98 for out of district, and $155 for out of state students. Several types of financial aid can be applied for at NCTC including grants, work-study loans; scholarships and even veteran services are available.
For more information on North Central Texas College, please visit their website.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $5,400. 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
- Tuition estimates per year:
- State Residents: $1,200-$1,400
- Out-of-State: $4,200-$5,011
- Part-time students are charged:
- In-State: $70-$84 per unit
- Out-of-State: $200-$240 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||59%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||43%||$4,352|
|Receiving Student Loans||14%||$3,260|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To support students and graduates, North Central Texas College may offer services to students including:
- Distance learning
- Classes offered on nights and weekends
- Remedial instructional courses
- Counseling assistance
- Work study style employment
- Assistance to find work
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Community colleges offer a variety of career and transfer options for students. The following table shows the graduation and transfer-out rates for North Central Texas College, versus those community colleges in Texas, which can be valuable information for determining which school to attend.
|North Central Texas College||Cooke County||Texas|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
- Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1975)
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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.
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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Personal and Culinary Services
Security and Protective Services
Other Community Colleges Nearby
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