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About Kilgore College

Kilgore College is a public, state school in an small town setting in Kilgore, Texas. Kilgore College was founded in 1935 and enrolls 5,666 undergrads and no graduate students.

Kilgore College offers housing for up to 500 students. The majority of students live on-campus and first year-students are required to live in campus housing.About 6% of students stay on-campus during the weekends..

As of 2016, the total market value of Kilgore College's endowment was $10.019 million The institution spends around $5,929 for each full-time student enrolled. There are 17 Kilgore College undergrads for each full-time professor.

2021 Kilgore College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
In-State Tuition $3,120
Out-of-State $4,320

Kilgore College Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Early Admission at Kilgore College

Kilgore College does not offer early decision or early action.

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Kilgore College Acceptance Rate 2016

It is not competitive to get into Kilgore College. Around 0% of applicants get into Kilgore College each year.

Kilgore College Waitlist

Kilgore College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into Kilgore College?

Kilgore College is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Kilgore College, applicants must submit the following items.

Kilgore College Application Requirements

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Kilgore College Average GPA and Test Scores

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Kilgore College.

Does Kilgore College Require Test Scores?

Kilgore College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

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Dorms at Kilgore College

Yes! Kilgore College provides on-campus housing for up to 500 students.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Kilgore College.

Financial Aid at Kilgore College

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Is Kilgore College a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Kilgore College

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Kilgore College, around 52% return for their sophomore year.

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Based on this information, how does Kilgore College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Kilgore College a good school for you?

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Where is Kilgore College?

Kilgore College is located in the small town setting of Kilgore, Texas, less than an hour from Dallas-Fort Worth.

If you want to see Kilgore College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 259 to Kilgore, or book a flight to the nearest airport, East Texas Regional.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Kilgore College and Kilgore are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1100 Broadway Boulevard Kilgore, TX 75662-3299

Campus Setting: Small Town

Kilgore College Application Deadline

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Kilgore College is Continuous processing.

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Wondering what life at Kilgore College is like? There are approximately 5,666 students enrolled at Kilgore College. 40% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from TX and 2% percent of students are from other states.


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