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Alvin is an above-average public college located in Alvin, Texas in the Houston Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,302 undergraduate students. The Alvin acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Nursing, and Lab Technician. Graduating 35% of students, Alvin alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $30,700.
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- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.38 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.34 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.34 responses
Most Popular Majors
Liberal Arts and Humanities355 Graduates
Lab Technician113 Graduates
Nursing Assistant51 Graduates
Computer Programming48 Graduates
Police and Criminal Science46 Graduates
Health Service Preparatory Studies41 Graduates
Drafting and Design (CAD/CADD)40 Graduates
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Alvin Community College Reviews
People do not have great enthusiasm when attending community college; however, Alvin Community College was able to provide a great experience for me. I am an alumni who graduated Fall 2019. Attending smaller classes gave the professors an opportunity to help students if needed, as well as building a relationship with students and even just knowing the names. There were also fun activities in the fall to get the student body together as well as numerous clubs to find interest in. Academic advisors helped me throughout the enrollment process for classes as well as making sure I am on the right path for success in my career.
The Admin is very nice in the science building. The students there are very friendly as well as the people in the DCVS program. I had to take the USA exam and the staff inside was helpful on where to go as well as what I had to bring. The campus was kept tidy, as well as the outside parking lot. The neighborhood seems very safe, there are a lot of shops and families around the area to visit. When we toured the campus it seemed spaced out well, the cafeteria and bookstore are nice places to study and find handy materials.
The professors at Alvin are all really good! They definitely care about each student and help them to succeed. Plus there are tons of events on campus each month and a few different organizations to get involved in. Overall, this was a great place to spend my first year of college.