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About Texas Southmost College

Texas Southmost College is a public school in an urban setting in Brownsville, Texas. Texas Southmost College was founded in 1926 and now enrolls around 8,716 students a year, including 8,716 undergrads.

Texas Southmost College's endowment was valued at $166,146 in 2021. The institution spends around $16,345 for each full-time student enrolled. There are 27 undergraduate students for every full-time Texas Southmost College professor.

2021 Texas Southmost College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 35%
In-State Tuition $3,748
Out-of-State $4,948

2022 Texas Southmost College Regular Decision Application Deadline

Early Admission at Texas Southmost College

Texas Southmost College does not offer early decision or early action.

Texas Southmost College Acceptance Rate 2021

It is not competitive to get into Texas Southmost College. In 2021, Texas Southmost College accepted 35% of applicants. Last year, 3,074 students applied to Texas Southmost College and 1,066 were admitted. ### Texas Southmost College Waitlist

Texas Southmost College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Texas Southmost College?

Texas Southmost 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 Texas Southmost College, applicants must submit the following items.

Texas Southmost College Application Requirements

GPA and Test Scores for Texas Southmost College

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

Texas Southmost College Waitlist 2021

Texas Southmost College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

Is Texas Southmost College Test Optional?

Texas Southmost 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 Texas Southmost College

Yes! Texas Southmost College provides on-campus housing for up to 0 students.

Texas Southmost College students are active in the school's Criminal Justice Leaders Association, Campus Activities Board and Texas Education Play Advocates.

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

Financial Aid at Texas Southmost 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 be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is Texas Southmost College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a university is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Texas Southmost College

About 56% of students who start at Texas Southmost College return for their second year of college.

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 Debt for Texas Southmost College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does Texas Southmost College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Texas Southmost College a good school for you?

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Where is Texas Southmost College?

Texas Southmost College is located in the urban setting of Brownsville, Texas.

If you want to see Texas Southmost College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 77 to Brownsville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Brownsville International Airport.

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

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College Info

80 Fort Brown Brownsville, TX 78520-4991

Campus Setting: Urban

Texas Southmost College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Texas Southmost College is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Texas Southmost College is Aug 1.

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


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Wondering what life at Texas Southmost College is like? There are approximately 8,716 students enrolled at Texas Southmost College. 24% percent of students attend school full-time.


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