College of the Mainland

Tuition & Fees $2,973
Student Population 4,673
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $3,789
Graduation Rate 25 %
Students:Faculty 15

Academic Overview

College of the Mainland is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Texas City, Texas. It is an Associate's - Public Suburban-serving Single Campus by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $1,773 for Texas residents and $2,973 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 4,673 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from College of the Mainland varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $38,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of College of the Mainland are $1,773 for Texas residents and $2,973 for non-residents.
College of the Mainland 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at COM. The average received amount of financial aid is $3,789 and 31% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 4,673 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Graduation Rate for College of the Mainland is 25 %
Transfer-out Rate for College of the Mainland is 20 %
Retention Rate for College of the Mainland is 63 %
Student Population for College of the Mainland is 4,673
Student to Faculty Rate for College of the Mainland is 15 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,789 at College of the Mainland.

Offered Degrees

COM offers 54 major programs through online and on-site education where 5 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate152
One but less than two years certificate130
Associate's Degree263

Special Learning Opportunities

College of the Mainland offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

College of the Mainland has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges