How much does South Texas College cost?

South Texas College Cost of Attendance
In-state $4,020
Out-of-state $7,620
On-Campus Room and Board
Off-Campus Room and Board $5,548
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $1,844
$30,000-$48,000 $2,421
$48,000-$75,000 $3,991
$75,000-$110,000 $1,844
Over $110,000 $4,122

South Texas College Financial Aid and Debt

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 89% $3,899
Federal Grants 79% $4,689
Pell grants 79% $3,765
Other federal grants 7% $523
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 23% $2,111
Institutional grants or scholarships 1% $1,276
Student loan aid 6% $1,557
Federal student loans
Other student loans 6% $1,557

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 186 Up to $5,000
Do an extracurricular activity 300 Up to $3,000
Take a challenging class 317 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 153 Up to $1,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Visit a college campus 301 Up to $6,000
Attend a summer program 152 Up to $6,000
Have work experience 195 Up to $10,000
Do community service 297 Up to $500

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South Texas College Campus Life


Student to Faculty Ratio

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Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 31321
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25 90%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

South Texas College Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention


Average Salary After Graduation

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About South Texas College


3201 W Pecan
McAllen, TX

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Associate's
Setting Midsize City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify