Skip to Main Content
  1. Professors
    B-
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Safety
    B+
  5. Student Life
    A-
  6. Location
    A
Dallas College - El Centro is a public college located in Dallas, Texas. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,601 undergraduate students. The Dallas College - El Centro acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Nursing, and Culinary Arts and Food Service. Graduating 18% of students, Dallas College - El Centro alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $25,800.
801 Main Street
Dallas, TX 75202
Work Here? Claim Your College
Athletic Division
Athletic Conference

Dallas College - El Centro Campus Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$6,223/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$5,235/ year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
64%

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
20:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
86%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.73 responses
73%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.74 responses
73%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.74 responses
Do You Work at Dallas College - El Centro Campus? Claim Your College Today!
Claim your free account to keep your college's data up-to-date and get insights on user activity for your profile.

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    13%
  • On Campus
    57%
  • Online
    30%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,601Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
10,128
Undergrads Over 25
30%
Pell Grant
47%
Varsity Athletes
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
  • More opinions are needed to display this poll.Take our surveyto add your opinion.

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$29,700/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
18%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
85%
National
83%

More opinions are needed to display this poll.  Take our survey

Colleges like Dallas College - El Centro Campus
More

Dallas College - El Centro Campus Reviews

576 reviews
All Categories
Overall, my community college was and still is an amazing experience! All of the professors that I've had throughout my years of being enrolled in the institution were always very professional and helpful when it came to students needs while taking their course. Every professor went above and beyond to make sure I grasped the different subjects that were discussed if I ever at one point lacked any understanding. Not only are the professors very reassuring but all the rest of the staff such as financial aid advisors, counselors and security as well. Currently, I'm enrolled in the downtown location and although, all classes are now online when I did actually take my classes on campus, I felt very secure and safe 24/7/. I would definitely recommend this community college to any one especially those who are interested in a career in healthcare or culinary arts.
Start Your Review of Dallas College - El Centro Campus
Rate It!
The online experience with my community college is actually very simple and rewarding! All my professors always provided a syllabus and calendar for the course to make sure students knew what to expect and to help keep students on track with completing all their work on time. If I ever had a question about the course, I would send an email and less than a few hours, most of my professors would provide a response that answered my question perfectly. Also, due to virus outbreak, my school provided different tools for students who weren't used to taking classes online to better understand how to operate their courses through blackboard.
I started on Fall 2019 as a freshman at El centro. I was doing in person classes until COVID 19 happened. Everything online has been great. I really enjoy having zoom meetings because although the class is virtual now, the teacher still clarifies and goes into detail with their lectures to avoid confusion! Overall, online classes have not been hard. The teachers are definitely amazing for making this year flow easy with online classes!