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Located in Weatherford, Texas, Weatherford College is a public institution. The location of Weatherford College is a good match for students who are interested in living in a college town while they pursue their degree.

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Weatherford College Rankings

Out of the 78 colleges in Texas, Weatherford College is ranked at #10.

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Weatherford College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#62 Best Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Weatherford College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#85 Most Popular Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#108 Best Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#143 Best Value Nursing Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Weatherford College has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#88 Best Healthcare Associate Degree Schools Healthcare Degree Search
#103 Best Value Colleges for Registered Nursing College Factual
#108 Best Value Colleges for Nursing College Factual
#250 Highest Paid Registered Nursing Graduates College Factual
#265 Highest Paid Nursing Graduates College Factual

Where Is Weatherford College?

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Contact details for Weatherford College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 225 College Park Drive, Weatherford, TX 76086-5699
Phone: 800-287-5471
Website: https://www.wc.edu

How Do I Get Into Weatherford College?

You can apply to Weatherford College online at: https://www.wc.edu/financial-aid/application-process

Since Weatherford College has an open admissions policy, you should not have any trouble getting into the school as long as you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Can I Afford Weatherford College?

15% Take Out Loans
5.7% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Weatherford College, approximately 15% of students took out student loans averaging $4,990 a year. That adds up to $19,960 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Weatherford College is 5.7%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Weatherford College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,896 Full-Time Undergraduates
65% Women
32% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 5,480 undergraduate students at Weatherford College, with 1,896 being full-time and 3,584 being part-time.

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Gender Diversity

Of the 1,896 full-time undergraduates at Weatherford College, 35% are male and 65% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Weatherford College students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 18
Black or African American 73
Hispanic or Latino 404
White 1,267
International Students 7
Other Races/Ethnicities 127

Over 28 countries are represented at Weatherford College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Nepal, Bangladesh, and India.

Online Learning at Weatherford College

861 Took All Classes Online
2,048 Took At Least One Class Online
10.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 2,048 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Weatherford College has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 18th most popular in Texas for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Growth Rankings of Weatherford College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Weatherford College was 10.6%. This is the #944 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Weatherford College regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Weatherford College Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Registered Nursing 169 0 169
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0 22 22
TOTAL 169 22 191

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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