FINANCIAL AID RATE63%
STUDENT TEACHER RATIO26:1
DEGREE OFFERED ONLINE38
FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.$4,103
Average Grants + Scholarship Aid Awarded to Undergraduate Students
Percent of Full-Time Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid
Percent of Students Paying In-State Tuition vs Out-of-State Tuition
Blinn College (CBC)
3800 Charco Rd, Beeville, TX
Blinn College, located in Brenham, Texas, was founded 1883 by a Methodist denomination of the Christian church. By 1888 the school has become coeducational, and 1889 changed its name from Mission Institute to Blinn Memorial College in honor of Reverend Christian Blinn, whose financial contribution made establishing the school possible. The school went through restricting in 1927. Becoming a junior college, and by 1937 the school severed ties with previous partner Southwestern University and the Methodist Church. The school's name was once again changed, this time to the current Blinn University. That same year the school became part of the community college district of Washington Country, becoming one of the fifty community colleges currently operating in the state. Since becoming a public institution the school has expanded both physically and its program offerings, with several campus located in nearby regions to further expand its service area and provide residents with a quality education, economic development, and cultural growth.
Blinn College offers a large number of programs in a variety of fields to provide students the ability to pursue their academic or career goals. Academic transfer programs allow students to complete the first two years of a four year education at a much lower cost than a four year institution. Once students complete their freshman and sophomore years, they may apply for transfer to a four year institution to complete their requirements to obtain a bachelor's degree. Transfer to a public college or university in Texas is facilitated through specific requirements that increase the possibility of admission and a counselor should consulted to assist in course selection for transfer to such schools.
Career programs are often in high demand fields, reflecting the needs of the community. Students entering one of the many programs offered will obtain an education that facilitates the development of skills and abilities to operate as a professional in one's chosen field. Courses will often take place in the classroom as well as practical settings, providing students the opportunity to obtain actual experience prior to entering the workforce. Programs take between one and two years to complete, resulting in a certificate or diploma that signifies that the individual is qualified for immediate entry into the workforce.
Programs offered include:
The school also offers adult education courses for individuals wishing to finish their high school education, non-credit courses for those pursuing personal interests, and continuing education courses for professionals looking to update their knowledge or their certification/licensure.
Admissions and Financial Aid
As an open enrollment institution, any student who meets the minimum requirements for admission will be accepted upon completion and submission of the admissions application, transcripts, and test scores. Students should also participate in orientation and meet with academic advisor in order to plan one's career or educational future. Registration takes place shortly prior to the start of the semester, with tuition normally thereafter.
Financial aid is available in the form of loans, grants and scholarships. Students in need of financial assistant should complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) prior to the posted deadline to ensure that funds are disbursed on time. The student aid report resulting from the FAFSA will be used to determine eligibility, need, and awards. Students may be asked to provide additional financial information prior to the disbursement of funds to ensure the accuracy of the information provided.
The Blinn College Buccaneers Participate in a number of intercollegiate athletic programs through the NJCAA Region XIV Athletic Conference. Athletic programs provide students the opportunity to experience personal and group success with other individuals who are working together toward a common goal. The school provides a structured atmosphere for health competition, allowing for the development of a variety of skills, such as teamwork, discipline, good health and perseverance.
Athletic programs offered at Blinn College:
- Dance Team
Additionally the school offers students the opportunity to participate in intramural sports with other students within the school. Intramural sports and events have their own schedules available through the school's website or information center.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admission details below may give an overview of the students Blinn College accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP or college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $12,900. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition range estimates:
- State Residents: $1,300-$1,600
- Out-of-State: $6,500-$7,834
- Charges for part-time students are:
- State Residents: $55-$66 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $270-$330 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||63%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||53%||$4,480|
|Receiving Student Loans||41%||$5,450|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help support students, Blinn College may provide services including:
- Online classes
- Remedial instructional courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Employing students to lower education costs
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
Campus: Bryan Campus
- Dental Hygienist Program
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
- Radiology Technician Program
Campus: Blinn College
- Radiology Technician Program
- * Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 1991)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Blinn College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Other Community Colleges
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- Lone Star College - Montgomery in Dallas, TX (55 miles away)
- Wharton County Junior College in Snyder, TX (61 miles away)
- Houston Community College System in Houston, TX (68 miles away)
- Austin Community College District in Sherman, TX (79 miles away)
- Temple College in Fort Worth, TX (84 miles away)
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