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Odessa College

Odessa, TX 2-Year Public
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About Odessa College

Odessa College Overview

Odessa College is a public, state school in the urban setting of Odessa, Texas. Odessa College was founded in 1946 and now enrolls around 7,019 students a year, which includes 7,019 undergrads. Odessa College ensures on-campus housing for students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing.

📆 Mark your calendar! June 1, 2023 is the final deadline to submit an application for the Fall 2023 semester.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Odessa College!

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus

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

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

2022 Odessa College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
In-State Tuition $2,100
Out-of-State $3,213

Is Odessa College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

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

Retention and Graduation Rates at Odessa College

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

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 Odessa College Grads

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

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

Tuition and Financial Aid at Odessa 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 Odessa 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 be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Odessa College.

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

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Where is Odessa College Located?

Odessa College is located in the city of Odessa, Texas.

If you are interested in seeing Odessa College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 20 to Odessa, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Midland International.

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

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College Info

201 West University Avenue Odessa, TX 79764-7127

Campus Setting: Urban

Odessa College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jun 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Odessa College is Jun 1.

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

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

Odessa College ACT Scores

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Odessa College SAT Scores

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Odessa College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$2,100

In State

$3,213

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$2,100
$3,213
Fees
Unknown
Unknown
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Odessa College is like? There are approximately 7,019 students enrolled at Odessa College. 28% percent of students attend school full-time, 94% percent are from TX and 6% percent of students are from other states.

28%

Full Time

52%

Part Time

94%

In State

6%

Out-of-State

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

7,019

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$2,100

Out-of-State

$3,213

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jun 1
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