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Palo Alto College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

8,965 students

100% admitted

  • 2,157 full time
  • 6,808 part time
  • 839 men full time
  • 1,318 women full time
  • open enrollment

7,518 Undergraduates

$10,660 tuition/year

  • 1,447 Non-Degree
  • $10,660 out of state
  • $30 fees
  • N/A room & board
  • $1,900 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southwest Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Associate's degree
Level of Institution: At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Renee from San Antonio, TX
  • 0
  • palo alto college is a community college that makes you feel at home. the instructors are welcoming and friendly. a great learning environment that is close to home.…

  • Jan-26-2012 Read More
  • Roland from San Antonio, TX
  • 0
  • Palo Alto College is a very good college that cares about its student. A majority of the professors take time to help the students out and the faculty is willing…

  • Mar-20-2012 Read More
  • Hector from San Antonio, TX
  • 0
  • Palo Alto College is an excellent school, the professors there are very helpful and care about there students in achieving there goals and pushing them to make a better future…

  • May-10-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Jessica from San Antonio, TX
  • Jul-07-2011 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I only been to student orientation and i got to see how nice the college looks from the inside and out. The people there are friendly and the staff is very patient and helpful.

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  • 5
  • Jorge from San Antonio, TX
  • Jul-04-2011 I am a current student here

    I really do enjoy being here because I have made so many friends here already. For me personally is great, it is close to home, so many things I can do to pass time and its a clean environment.

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  • 4
  • Eleazar from Floresville, TX
  • Jan-18-2010 I am a current student here

    The atmosphere is relaxed. The student center almost always has an event or two going on for the students' benefits. Whether a concert, a live speaker, or even small shopping booths, something is always happening.

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  • 4
  • Kenneth from Jourdanton, TX
  • Aug-18-2009 I am a current student here

    Palo Alto always has some type of event going on. It can be the music classes putting on a show for us or the debate team showing their skills in the Cafeteria.

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  • 4
  • Angelina from Poteet, TX
  • Aug-17-2009 I am a current student here

    PAC has culture. The unique culture of San Antonio spills out throughout the entire campus. The buildings remind students of the Spanish Missions nearby and the new red building that can be seen miles away expresses the Hispanic heritage of San Antonio. The faculty is helpful, and students are friendly. The small classes help to enhance the learning experience.

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