South Texas College

Tuition & Fees $4,530
Student Population 28,233
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $4,425
Graduation Rate 24 %
Students:Faculty 22

Academic Overview

South Texas College is a public, four-years institute located in McAllen, Texas. It is an Associate's - Private For-profit 4-year Primarily Associate's by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $4,230 for Texas residents and $4,530 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 28,233 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from South Texas College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $36,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, South Texas's tuition & fees is $4,230 for Texas residents and $4,530 for non-residents.
2022 Tuition & Fees
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at South Texas.
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,425 and 42% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 28,233 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.
Graduation Rate for South Texas College is 24 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for South Texas College is 15 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for South Texas College is 55 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for South Texas College is 28,233
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for South Texas College is 22 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
22 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,425 at South Texas College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address3201 W. Pecan, McAllen, TX 78501
Online Applicationhttps://www.southtexascollege.edu/getting-started/index.php
Financial Aidhttps://studentservices.southtexascollege.edu/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://studentservices.southtexascollege.edu/finaid/websites.html
Disability Servicehttps://studentservices.southtexascollege.edu/counseling/disability.html

Offered Degrees

South Texas offers 100 major programs through online and on-site education where 18 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
One but less than two years certificate160
Associate's Degree6016
Bachelor's Degree32

Special Learning Opportunities

South Texas College 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. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

South Texas College 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