Palo Alto College News

State institution: These 2-year Texas schools attract the most in-state students

Southern Careers Institute-Pharr, Texas Barber College and South Texas Vocational Technical Institute-San Antonio enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year Texas schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

State institution: These 2-year Texas schools attract the fewest in-state students

Tint School of Makeup and Cosmetology-Dallas, Central Texas Beauty College-Round Rock and Salon & Spa Institute enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year Texas schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Palo Alto College enrolls 9,368 undergrads

At Palo Alto College, 78 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 59 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for all students at Palo Alto College

In-state tuition and fees rose 23.1 percent for 2017-18 at Palo Alto College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 1,483 degrees, certificates from Palo Alto College

About 32.2 percent of the 1,483 degrees and certificates handed out by the Palo Alto College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to

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