Public 2 Year

Cedar Valley College

Lancaster, Texas

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Cedar Valley College overview
Location Lancaster, Texas
Online dcccd.edu
School Type Public 2 Year
Setting Rural Fringe
Cedar Valley College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Level of Study Undergrad
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Cedar Valley College, established in 1977, is a public community college located in Lancaster, Texas, part of the Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD). Situated approximately 15 miles south of downtown Dallas, Cedar Valley's campus blends modern instructional facilities and lush landscape, providing an academic environment with varied opportunities for students. Offering a range of associate degrees, certificates, and workforce education programs, the college is known for its veterinary technology and sustainable agriculture programs. With an open admissions policy, Cedar Valley College is accessible to a diverse student body seeking either academic advancement or vocational skills. The college does not provide on-campus housing but encourages a connection with the surrounding Lancaster community. As a two-year institution, Cedar Valley College focuses on regional workforce development rather than notable athletic programs.

Cedar Valley College has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  1,395 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 6,635 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $3,330 plus fees of $0.

Cedar Valley College is designated as a Predominantly Black Institution (PBI) and receives federal grants supporting the school's efforts to serve low and middle-income Black Americans.


Admission Requirements

Open Admission

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Annual Cost to Attend

In District Resident Tuition

In District Costs for Cedar Valley College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,000
Other Fees$0
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $10,476
Other Expenses Budget$3,348
Total One Year Cost$17,594

Texas Resident Tuition

In State Costs for Cedar Valley College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,000
Other Fees$0
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $10,476
Budget for Other Expenses$3,348
Total One Year Cost$19,154

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$31,800 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Cedar Valley College students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 29%
Mechanic and Repair Technologies 23%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 18%
Business 18%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 4%

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