Overview

Student Population
7,050
Wharton County Junior College overview
Location Wharton, Texas
Online wcjc.edu
School Type Public 2 Year
Wharton County Junior College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad

Located in Wharton, Texas, Wharton County Junior College is a small two year community college offering undergraduate programs. Wharton County Junior College has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  2,922 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,128 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $768 plus fees of $2,798.


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Applying

Admission Requirements
Open Admission

Annual Cost to Attend

Texas Resident Tuition
$768
In State Costs for Wharton County Junior College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$2,798
Room and Board $4,830
Budget for Other Expenses$2,910
Total One Year Cost$12,606
Out of State Tuition
$2,016
Out of State Costs for Wharton County Junior College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$2,798
Room and Board $4,830
Budget for Other Expenses$2,910
Total One Year Cost$13,854

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$41,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
Data Not Available

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Wharton County Junior College students
Subject Percent of Class
Liberal Arts and Humanities 28%
Health Professions 19%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 14%
Precision Production Trades 7%
Engineering Technology 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=229841 IPEDS survey data for Wharton County Junior College.