Grayson College

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$1,200

2.04% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$7,991

After Financial Aid

2017 Enrolled Students

4,389

36.8% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

22.8%

139 Graduates

About

Grayson College is a higher education institution located in Grayson County, TX. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Grayson College were .

In 2017, 962 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Grayson College. 57.8% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 42.2% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (676 degrees), 5.24 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (129 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Grayson College is $1,200, which is $-6,214 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Grayson College is $1,200, which is $-6,214 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $7,991.

In 2017, 51% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 17% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$1,200

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Grayson College was $1,200. The cost of tuition at Grayson College is $-6,214 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

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Average Net Price

$7,991

2017 Value

4.53%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Grayson College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $7,991. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Grayson College grew by 4.53%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,127

Room and Board

$1,480

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Grayson College was of $9,127 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,480. The cost of room and board increased by 20.5% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies increased by 3.5% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

51%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

17%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

51% of undergraduate students at Grayson College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 10.9% with respect to 2016, when 46% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Enrollment

Grayson College has a total enrollment of 4,389 students. The full-time enrollment at Grayson College is 1,614 students and the part-time enrollment is 2,775. This means that 36.8% of students enrolled at Grayson College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Grayson College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 70% White, 12.2% Hispanic or Latino, 6.95% Black or African American, 4.51% American Indian or Alaska Native, 2.16% Two or More Races, 1.41% Asian, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Grayson College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (41.1%), followed by White Male (27.3%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (8.24%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

36.8%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Grayson College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 4,389 students. The full-time enrollment at Grayson College is 1,614 and the part-time enrollment is 2,775. This means that 36.8% of students enrolled at Grayson College are enrolled full-time compared with 36% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

60%

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 Grayson College was 60%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Grayson College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    3,071

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    536

  3. Black or African American

    305

The enrolled student population at Grayson College is 70% White, 12.2% Hispanic or Latino, 6.95% Black or African American, 4.51% American Indian or Alaska Native, 2.16% Two or More Races, 1.41% Asian, 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 Associates Colleges is 45.9% White, 25.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.8% Black or African American.

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, 91 students (2.07%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 150 more women than men received degrees from Grayson College. The majority of degree recipients at Grayson College are white (676 degrees awarded). There were 5.24 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (129 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Grayson College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Grayson College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Precision Production (84 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (63 degrees), and Construction (20 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Grayson College are Elementary & middle school teachers (85,544 people), Other managers (79,379 people), Construction managers (43,652 people), Sales representatives, wholesale & manufacturing (35,541 people), and Chief executives & legislators (30,247 people).

The most specialized majors at Grayson College are Precision Production (84 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (63 degrees), Construction (20 degrees), Agriculture (17 degrees), and Liberal Arts & Humanities (202 degrees).

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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 Grayson College are Physicians, Surgeons, Dentists, Marketing managers, and Chief executives & legislators

The most specialized majors at Grayson College are Precision Production (84 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (63 degrees), Construction (20 degrees), Agriculture (17 degrees), and Liberal Arts & Humanities (202 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Grayson College are Elementary & secondary schools (140,718 people), Construction (114,679 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (67,711 people), Computer Systems Design (60,094 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (41,177 people).

The most specialized majors at Grayson College are Precision Production (84 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (63 degrees), Construction (20 degrees), Agriculture (17 degrees), and Liberal Arts & Humanities (202 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

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

Most Common

  1. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  2. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Grayson College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 406

  2. 556

In 2017, 406 degrees were awarded to men at Grayson College, which is 0.73 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (556).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 78 degrees were awarded to men at Grayson College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.629 times less than the 124 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 124 degrees were awarded to women at Grayson College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.59 times more than the 78 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

8%

100% Completion Time

18%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 8% of students graduating from Grayson College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 18% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 21% within 200%.

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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.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Two or More Races Male

Highest Graduation Rate (33.3%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Grayson College is Male and Two or More Races (33.3% graduation rate). Across all Associates 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, 1.44% of graduates (2 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    676 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    129 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    92 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Grayson College is white (676 degrees awarded). There were 5.24 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (129 degrees).

0.936% of degree recipients (9 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    400 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    276 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Female

    76 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Grayson College is white female (400 degrees awarded). There were 1.45 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (276 degrees).

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Operations

Grayson College has an endowment valued at nearly $10.9M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $219k (2%), compared to the 2.22% average return ($81.1k on $3.66M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2017, Grayson College had a total salary expenditure of $36.8M. Grayson College employs 109 Professors, 3 Instructors, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Grayson College are Female Professors (68), Male Professors(41), and Female Instructors (2).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Grayson College are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 39 employees, Management, with 30 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 26 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$10.9M

2017 Endowment

0%

growth from 2016

Grayson College has an endowment valued at about $10.9M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Grayson College grew 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $7.26M higher than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.54M - Federal

  2. $1.57M - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Grayson College received $1.54M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $1.57M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$14.3M

2017 Salaries

2.22%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Grayson College paid a median of $14.3M in salaries, which represents 39% of their overall expenditure ($36.8M) and a 2.22% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.05% decline from 2015 and a 2.46% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 14.9M (41.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$6.12M

Instructional Salaries

112

Number of Employees

In 2017, Grayson College paid a total of $6.12M to 112 employees working as instructors, which represents 42.7% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $6.01M (29.3%) for similar Associates Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

109 Employees

Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

39 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Grayson College were Professor with 109 employees; Instructor with 3 employees; and Instructor with 0 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Grayson College were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 39 employees; Management with 30 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 26 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Professor

  2. Male Professor

  3. Female Instructor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Grayson College was Female Professor with 68 employees, Male Professor with 41 employees, and Female Instructor with 2 employees.

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

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