We'll prepare you well
Reports from universities across the state acknowledge that students who began their studies at a community college perform at the same level or above those students who attended the university all four years.
Save lots of money
Students who begin at Kilgore will save money—a lot of money. With tuition/fee rates that are less half of four-year public universities, starting at KC can translate into thousands of dollars of savings. For a comparison of costs of Kilgore College vs. public and private universities, please follow this link: Looking for an exceptional college value?
Live at home or have an on-campus living experience
You can live at home and save even more money, or stay on campus and experience all the fun of campus life. KC has more than 400 on-campus residential students. We offer a wide variety of housing from traditional college dorm rooms to on-campus apartment-type rooms.
Small class sizes and transfer degree plan
Our small class sizes (Average class size is just 25 students) and caring, qualified faculty mean that you’ll never be lost in the crowd. Our concern is you, the student. We will prepare a customized transfer degree plan created just for you.
KC has an exciting atmosphere you would expect to find only at a university. Two museums right on campus; the world-famous Texas Shakespeare Festival; performing groups; student clubs and organizations; athletics; dynamic resident life programs and many other programs all give KC a unique place among community colleges.
Earn an associate degree
Why settle for just a bachelor degree when you can also have an associate degree too. Makes you all the more marketable to employers.
Take the next step. See for yourself why KC is a great place to start your college career. Call or e-mail our helpful admissions staff or plan a visit to the college.