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Ranger College

1100 College Circle, Ranger, TX

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Ranger College is located in the small Texas town of Ranger, situated between the cities of Dallas and Abilene. Ranger College is perfect for students who want to pursue higher education goals, but without the typical big city surroundings.

RCC serves a 1600 student body, and boasts small class sizes, making it very beneficial for one-on-one care between teachers and students. The college offers affordable tuition rates of $2600 for Texas residents, and just over $3500 for out of state students.

Even though, out of state students will find the costs of schooling a bit more costly, it is worth noting that Ranger college is deep in the heart of Texas. Therefore, RCC offers room and board options for students. This fact alone sets RCC apart from many other community colleges.

Academic options available to students at Ranger College include a diverse range of majors, including general office occupations and clerical services, data processing and data processing technology, welding, cosmetology, general studies, licensed practical and vocational nurse (LPN and LVN certified), and much, much more.

The diverse range of higher education needs for the rural community college's thousands of enrolled students are handled by an experienced teaching staff of over 400 faculty members.

For those students who desire more stringent physical activity than long and leisurely walks through the country, Ranger College offers a suite of 12 varsity sports for student athletes, including football, softball, volleyball, and even a track and field team.

For more information on Ranger College, check out their official website.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $6,000. 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 range:
    • State Residents: $1,500-$1,800
    • Out-of-State: $3,800-$4,608
  • Charges for part-time students are:
    • In-State: $50-$60 per unit
    • Out-of-State: $130-$150 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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid85%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships80%$5,281
Receiving Student Loans28%$4,604

Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To support students and graduates, Ranger College may offer student services including:

  • Online course work available
  • Night and weekend classes available
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Helping students find work after graduation

Graduation & Transfer Rates

Many community colleges are not only a source of technical or career training but also a stepping stone for students to transfer-out to a 4-year college, therefore we have included both graduation and transfer rates below and how Ranger College compares against other community colleges in Eastland County and the community colleges in Texas as a whole.

 Ranger CollegeEastland CountyTexas
Graduation Rate22.5%17.7%16.5%
Transfer-out Rate40.7%34.0%20.8%
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Programs Offered

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 Ranger 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,...)

Computer and Information Sciences

Health and Clinical Professions

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Personal and Culinary Services

Precision Production

Contact Information

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ACCEPTANCE RATE
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FINANCIAL AID RATE
85%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
20:1

DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
2

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$4,429