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San Jacinto Community College Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is San Jacinto Community College Ranked?

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2022 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

San Jacinto Community College was awarded 443 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is marine science/merchant marine officer.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2022 analysis, San Jacinto College is ranked #476 out of 2,576 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

San Jacinto College is also ranked #26 out of 136 schools in Texas.

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Is It Hard to Get Into San Jacinto College?

Acceptance Rate

Since San Jacinto Community College has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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San Jacinto Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At San Jacinto Community College, this rate is 22 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at San Jacinto Community College is 36%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  36 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at San Jacinto Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at San Jacinto Community College is 72%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  72 out of 100

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San Jacinto Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 32,452 undergraduates at San Jacinto College with 9,244 being full-time and 23,208 being part-time.

How Much Does San Jacinto Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of San Jacinto College is $8,692. 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 San Jacinto College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$8,232 $8,502 $9,788 $12,672 $13,677

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 San Jacinto College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At San Jacinto College, approximately 4% of students took out student loans averaging $2,990 a year. That adds up to $11,960 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at San Jacinto College is 11.2%. 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 San Jacinto College Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from San Jacinto College make around $37,700 per year during the early years of their employment. This is about 5% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at San Jacinto Community College make the most money.

Location of San Jacinto Community College

San Jacinto Community College is a public institution situated in Pasadena, Texas. Pasadena is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

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Contact details for San Jacinto College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 8060 Spencer Hwy, Pasadena, TX 77505
Phone: 281-998-6150

San Jacinto Community College Majors

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

Online Learning at San Jacinto College

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2018-2019, 13,166 students took at least one online class at San Jacinto Community College. This is an increase from the 10,736 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 13,166 4,168
2017-2018 10,736 3,529
2016-2017 9,493 3,252
2015-2016 8,475 2,927
2013-2014 7,442 2,450

Learn more about online learning at San Jacinto Community College.

Notes and References


*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.


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