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Kilgore College

Kilgore, TX 2-Year Public
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About Kilgore College

Kilgore College Overview

Kilgore College is a public, state school in a small town setting in Kilgore, Texas. Kilgore College was founded in 1935 and currently enrolls around 5,666 students a year, which includes 5,666 undergraduates. 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. On the weekends, about 6% of students stay on-campus and participate in campus events and social life.

📆 Mark your calendar! July 15, 2023 is the final deadline to submit an application for the Fall 2023 semester.

Student Activities at Kilgore College

Love music or performing? Join a campus band, sing in a chorus, or perform with one of the school's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Kilgore College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

There are no fraternities or sororities at Kilgore College, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

Planning to play sports? Kilgore College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Kilgore College on the Student Life page.

2022 Kilgore College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $1,272
Out-of-State $2,472

Is Kilgore College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a better idea of what Kilgore College offers and if the college could be the right college for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Kilgore College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Around 52% of students who start at Kilgore College come back the next year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Kilgore College Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Kilgore College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Kilgore College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Kilgore College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

As of 2022, the total market value of Kilgore College's endowment was $10 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021. The school spends $5,929 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Kilgore College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Kilgore College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. 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.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Kilgore College.

Based on this information, how does Kilgore College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Kilgore College a good school for you?

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Where is Kilgore College Located?

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

If you would like to see Kilgore College for yourself, be sure to 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

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Kilgore College is Jul 15.

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

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Kilgore College ACT Scores

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Kilgore College SAT Scores

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Kilgore College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$9,883

In State

$11,083

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$3,168
$4,368
Fees
$888
$888
Housing
$5,827
$5,827
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

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.

40%

Full Time

60%

Part Time

98%

In State

2%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,666

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,056

Out-of-State

$5,256

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jul 15
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