Austin College

Add Comparison

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$38,615

4% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$21,893

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

5.72%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

52.2%

3,545 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

1,228

99.2% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

67.3%

241 Graduates

About

Austin College is a higher education institution located in Grayson County, TX. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Austin College were General Business (44 degrees awarded), General Psychology (41 degrees), and General Biological Sciences (36 degrees).

In 2017, 388 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Austin College. 55.2% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 44.8% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (226 degrees), 3.53 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (64 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Austin College is $38,615, which is $13,421 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Austin College is $38,615, which is $13,421 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $21,893.

In 2017, 99% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 72% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$38,615

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Austin College was $38,615. The cost of tuition at Austin College is $13,421 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

This chart compares the tuition costs of Austin College (in red) with those of other similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Average Net Price

$21,893

2017 Value

5.02%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Austin College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $21,893. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Austin College grew by 5.02%.

This chart compares the average net price of Austin College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Other Student Expenses

$7,866

Room and Board

$1,250

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Austin College was of $7,866 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,250. The cost of room and board increased by 1.88% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

This chart compares the average student costs at Austin College (in red) with that of similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

99%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

72%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

99% of undergraduate students at Austin College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 1.02% with respect to 2016, when 98% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Austin College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

5.72%

2016 Default Rate

17

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Austin College was 5.72%, which represents 17 out of the 297 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Admissions

Austin College received 3,545 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 5.76% annual growth. Out of those 3,545 applicants, 1,849 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 52.2% acceptance rate.

There were 1,228 students enrolled at Austin College in 2017, and 39% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Austin College has an overall enrollment yield of 18%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

52.2%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

1,849

Accepted Out of 3,545

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Austin College was 52.2% (1,849 admissions from 3,545 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 53.4%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants grew by 5.76%, while admissions grew by 3.24%.

This chart compares the acceptance rate of Austin College (in red) with that of other similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

SAT Scores

39%

Submission Percentage

129

Scores Submitted

39% of enrolled first-time students at Austin College in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

This chart shows the SAT scores for the 25th and 75th percentile of applicants broken out into each section of the test that their are evaluated on.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment

Austin College has a total enrollment of 1,228 students. The full-time enrollment at Austin College is 1,218 students and the part-time enrollment is 10. This means that 99.2% of students enrolled at Austin College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Austin College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 49.7% White, 21.2% Hispanic or Latino, 13.2% Asian, 8.47% Black or African American, 4.23% Two or More Races, 0.651% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Austin College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (25.2%), followed by White Female (24.3%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (11.5%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (64.3%), followed by American Indian or Alaska Native Male (7.14%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (7.14%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

99.2%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Austin College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,228 students. The full-time enrollment at Austin College is 1,218 and the part-time enrollment is 10. This means that 99.2% of students enrolled at Austin College are enrolled full-time compared with 80.6% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

This chart shows the full-time vs part-time enrollment status at Austin College (in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Retention Rate over Time

81%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Austin College was 81%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (73%), Austin College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

This chart shows the retention rate over time at Austin College (highlighted in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    610

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    260

  3. Asian

    162

The enrolled student population at Austin College is 49.7% White, 21.2% Hispanic or Latino, 13.2% Asian, 8.47% Black or African American, 4.23% Two or More Races, 0.651% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 54.9% White, 14% Black or African American, and 12.6% Hispanic or Latino.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 3 students (0.244%) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Graduates

In 2017, 40 more women than men received degrees from Austin College. The majority of degree recipients at Austin College are white (226 degrees awarded). There were 3.53 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (64 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Austin College is General Business (44 degrees awarded), followed by General Psychology (41 degrees) and General Biological Sciences (36 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Austin College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Language & Linguistics (37 degrees awarded), History (18 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (7 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Austin College are Physicians (463,031 people), Postsecondary teachers (247,579 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (216,483 people), Other managers (201,650 people), and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (176,830 people).

The most specialized majors at Austin College are Language & Linguistics (37 degrees awarded), History (18 degrees), Philosophy and Religious Studies (7 degrees), Biology (46 degrees), and Physical Sciences (15 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Austin College are Surgeons, Dentists, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Physicians, and Personal financial advisors

The most specialized majors at Austin College are Language & Linguistics (37 degrees awarded), History (18 degrees), Philosophy and Religious Studies (7 degrees), Biology (46 degrees), and Physical Sciences (15 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Austin College are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (532,646 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (506,249 people), Elementary & secondary schools (404,606 people), Offices of physicians (211,949 people), and Scientific research & development services (169,291 people).

The most specialized majors at Austin College are Language & Linguistics (37 degrees awarded), History (18 degrees), Philosophy and Religious Studies (7 degrees), Biology (46 degrees), and Physical Sciences (15 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Austin College.

Most Common

  1. 44 degrees awarded

  2. 41 degrees awarded

  3. 36 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Austin College was General Business with 44 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of degree recipients from bachelors degree programs at Austin College according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 174

  2. 214

In 2017, 174 degrees were awarded to men at Austin College, which is 0.813 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (214).

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 majors at Austin College by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 25 degrees were awarded to men at Austin College in General Business, which is 1.32 times more than the 19 female recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 29 degrees were awarded to women at Austin College in General Psychology, which is 2.42 times more than the 12 male recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Time to Complete

71%

100% Completion Time

73%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 71% of students graduating from Austin College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 73% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 74% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Baccalaureate Colleges Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Black or African American Male

Highest Graduation Rate (85.7%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Austin College is Male and Black or African American (85.7% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    226 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    64 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    57 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Austin College is white (226 degrees awarded). There were 3.53 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (64 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    122 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    104 degrees awarded

  3. Asian Female

    38 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Austin College is white female (122 degrees awarded). There were 1.17 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (104 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Operations

Austin College has an endowment valued at nearly $132M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $12.8M (9.66%), compared to the 7.76% average return ($2.88M on $37.1M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2017, Austin College had a total salary expenditure of $44.8M. Austin College employs 39 Associate professors, 33 Professors, and 25 Assistant professors. Most academics at Austin College are Male Associate professors (28), Male Professors(24), and Female Assistant professors (14).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Austin College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 44 employees, Management, with 40 employees, and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 37 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$132M

2017 Endowment

5.06%

growth from 2016

Austin College has an endowment valued at about $132M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Austin College grew 5.06% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $94.9M higher than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

This line chart shows how the endowment at Austin College (in red) compares to that of some similar universities.

The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus Carnegie Classification grouping.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $590k - Federal

  2. $6.34k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Austin College received $590k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $6.34k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$16.8M

2017 Salaries

1.45%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Austin College paid a median of $16.8M in salaries, which represents 37.6% of their overall expenditure ($44.8M) and a 1.45% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 7.15% decline from 2015 and a 4.64% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 14.2M (38.9% of overall expenditures).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructional Salaries

$6.99M

Instructional Salaries

107

Number of Employees

In 2017, Austin College paid a total of $6.99M to 107 employees working as instructors, which represents 41.5% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $8.01M (34.6%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor

Most Common Instructor

39 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

44 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Austin College were Associate professor with 39 employees; Professor with 33 employees; and Professor with 25 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Austin College were Office and Administrative Support with 44 employees; Management with 40 employees; and Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 37 employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Associate professor

  2. Male Professor

  3. Female Assistant professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Austin College was Male Associate professor with 28 employees, Male Professor with 24 employees, and Female Assistant professor with 14 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Austin College.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart