Brazosport College

Brazosport College Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Brazosport College. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Brazosport 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.

Brazosport College was awarded 71 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is physical science technicians.

Overall Quality

BC is ranked #471 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

BC is also ranked #24 out of 136 schools in Texas.

See all of the rankings for Brazosport College.

Is It Hard to Get Into BC?

Acceptance Rate

Brazosport College has an open admissions policy, so you should not have much trouble being accepted by the school. Still, it is important to fill out the application completely and submit any requested materials, which may include proof that you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Learn more about Brazosport College admissions.

Brazosport College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1, Brazosport College is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

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 Brazosport College is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Brazosport College

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Brazosport College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,217 undergraduates at BC with 757 being full-time and 3,460 being part-time.

How Much Does Brazosport College Cost?

The overall average net price of BC is $4,404. 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 BC

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$3,087 $4,286 $6,641 $5,976 $9,428

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 BC, 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 BC, approximately 0% of students took out student loans averaging $1,880 a year. That adds up to $7,520 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at BC is 8.0%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do BC Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from BC with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $35,000 in their early years. Unfortunately, this is 12% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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See which majors at Brazosport College make the most money.

Location of Brazosport College

Brazosport College is a public institution located in Lake Jackson, Texas. The suburban atmosphere of Lake Jackson makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.

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Contact details for BC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 500 College Dr, Lake Jackson, TX 77566
Phone: 979-230-3000
Website: www.brazosport.edu/

Brazosport College Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 31 NA
Health & Medical Administrative Services 5 NA
Quality Control Technology 0 NA
Electrical & Power Transmission Installers 0 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 NA
Construction Engineering Technology 0 NA
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 0 NA
Electromechanical Engineering Technology 0 NA
Computer Programming 0 NA
Human Development & Family Studies 0 NA

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

Online Learning at BC

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, 1,339 students took at least one online class at Brazosport College. This is a decrease from the 1,371 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 1,339 515
2017-2018 1,371 553
2016-2017 1,190 416
2015-2016 1,202 474
2013-2014 1,110 365

Learn more about online learning at Brazosport College.

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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