Blinn College

Blinn College Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is Blinn College Ranked?

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2022 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Blinn College was awarded 93 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is general studies.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Blinn College as #469 out of 2,576 colleges and universities in the country on its 2022 Best Colleges list.

Out of the 136 colleges in Texas, Blinn College is ranked at #22.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Blinn College?

Acceptance Rate

As long as you meet basic requirements, you should not have any trouble getting into Blinn College since the school has an open admissions policy. Still, be sure to submit any requested materials and that your application is completed in full.

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Blinn College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Blinn College is 25 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1. This may indicate that some of your classes will be larger in size than they would be at other schools. However, upper level classes will probably be smaller.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Blinn College is 53%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

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Retention and Graduation Rates at Blinn College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Blinn College this rate is 51%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

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Blinn College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 20,116 undergraduates at Blinn College with 9,635 being full-time and 10,481 being part-time.

How Much Does Blinn College Cost?

The overall average net price of Blinn College is $15,348. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Blinn College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$13,153 $14,371 $16,799 $18,563 $18,749

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Blinn College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Blinn College, approximately 41% of students took out student loans averaging $5,450 a year. That adds up to $21,800 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Blinn College is 13.7%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Blinn College Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Blinn College make around $37,500 per year during the early years of their employment. This is about 6% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.

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Location of Blinn College

Blinn College is a public institution situated in Brenham, Texas. The surrounding location of Brenham is ideal for students who enjoy the charms of a college town.

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Contact details for Blinn College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 902 College Ave, Brenham, TX 77833-4098
Phone: 979-830-4000
Website: www.blinn.edu/

Blinn College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Blinn College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Blinn College

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2018-2019, 5,479 students took at least one online class at Blinn College. This is an increase from the 5,224 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 5,479 2,136
2017-2018 5,224 1,987
2016-2017 4,692 1,663
2015-2016 4,577 1,692
2013-2014 3,976 1,143

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

References

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