4,103
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Howard College is a 2-year institution located in Big Spring, TX, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1001 Birdwell Lane
Big Spring, TX  79720-3702
United States
Contact Ms. TaNeal Richardson
Assistant Registrar
Email: trichardson@howardcollege.edu
Phone: 432-264-5105
Fax: 432-264-5604

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

4,103
Enrolled

Applying

0
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported August 31st Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

3,720
In-state
5,170
Out-of-state
2,310
In-district
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Fees

250
Full-time student fees
4,711
Room & board
1,400
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

4,103
Total undergrad students

Gender

Male (38.61%)
Female (61.39%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 8%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Talent Shows, Awards Convocation and Athletic Events/Games

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Phi Theta Kappa, Student Government Association, Mexican-American Student Association and Baptist Student Ministries

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Bowling Checkmark No No
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Football Checkmark No No
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Softball No No No
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Faculty

243
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 144
Part-time - 99
Male - 108
Female - 135