Find Trade Colleges

Study Area & Zipcode

El Paso Community College

Find Schools Near

El Paso Community College Trade Programs

El Paso Community College is a public institution located in El Paso, Texas. El Paso is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

7,623 Full-Time Undergraduates
$2,784 Avg In-State Tuition

Best Trade Schools

El Paso Community College Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at El Paso Community College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#7 Best Value Bodywork & Therapeutic Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#35 Best Value Allied Health Professions Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#45 Most Popular Precision Production Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#54 Best Value Nursing & Nursing Assistants Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#55 Best Value Dental Support Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#56 Best Value Allied Health Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#62 Best Value Cosmetology Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#79 Best Value Health/Medical Admin Services Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#94 Best Value Personal & Culinary Services Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#116 Most Popular Personal & Culinary Services Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards El Paso Community College has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#51 Best Value Colleges for Medical/Clinical Assistant College Factual

Where Is El Paso Community College?

undefined

Contact details for El Paso Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 9050 Viscount Blvd, El Paso, TX 79925-6507
Phone: 915-831-2000

Can I Afford El Paso Community College?

$2,784 In-State Tuition
3% Take Out Loans
12.8% Loan Default Rate
For the 2017-2018 academic year, part-time El Paso Community College students paid $116 per credit hour if they lived in-state. Out-of-state students paid $201 per credit hour. The costs for full-time students are given in the table below.

In State Out of State
Tuition $2,784 $4,824
Fees $490 $490
Books and Supplies $1,129 $1,129

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At El Paso Community College, approximately 3% of students took out student loans averaging $3,803 a year. That adds up to $15,212 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at El Paso Community College is 12.8%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

El Paso Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

7,623 Full-Time Undergraduates
59% Women
86% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 26,034 undergraduate students at El Paso Community College, with 7,623 being full-time and 18,411 being part-time.

undefined

Gender Diversity

Of the 7,623 full-time undergraduates at El Paso Community College, 41% are male and 59% are female.

undefined

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of El Paso Community College students is as follows.

undefined
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 43
Black or African American 126
Hispanic or Latino 6,338
White 557
International Students 167
Other Races/Ethnicities 392

Over 30 countries are represented at El Paso Community College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Mexico, Kuwait, and Vietnam.

Online Learning at El Paso Community College

23,907 Took All Classes Online
25,271 Took At Least One Class Online
201.8% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 25,271 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at El Paso Community College has changed over the last few years.

undefined

This school is the 36th most popular in Texas for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Growth Rankings of El Paso Community College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at El Paso Community College was 201.8%. This is the #213 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at El Paso Community College regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of El Paso Community College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Health & Medical Administrative Services 9%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at El Paso Community College ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at El Paso Community College.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Radiologic Technology #1
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist #1
Allied Health Professions #13
Health & Medical Administrative Services #44

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

El Paso Community College Trade School Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0 0 121 121
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician 20 16 48 84
Culinary Arts/Chef Training 0 27 35 62
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 28 14 19 61
Welding Technology/Welder 0 0 60 60
Medical/Clinical Assistant 0 17 19 36
General Electrical & Power Transmission Installation/Installer 0 0 32 32
General Cosmetology/Cosmetologist 0 0 32 32
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician 8 0 21 29
Baking & Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef 0 13 15 28
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage 0 0 25 25
Manufacturing Engineering Technology 0 8 13 21
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 2 4 14 20
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant 0 7 9 16
Dental Assisting/Assistant 0 8 8 16
Radiologic Technology 1 13 0 14
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling 0 10 4 14
Respiratory Care Therapy 0 12 0 12
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 0 12 0 12
Physical Therapy Assistant 0 11 0 11
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician 0 11 0 11
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist 0 0 10 10
Industrial Technology 0 9 0 9
Surgical Technology 0 9 0 9
Laboratory Technician 0 9 0 9
Nail Technician/Specialist & Manicurist 0 0 8 8
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician 0 5 0 5
General Drafting & Design Technology 3 1 0 4
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder 0 0 0 0
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 62 216 493 771

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Trade Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited trade schools across the U.S.