St. Philip's College among Best Colleges in Texas

December 19, 2023

SPC Marketing & Strategic Communications has recognized St. Philip’s College as #18 in its 2024 rankings of the top 50 community colleges in Texas. In this ranking, over 3,000 academic institutions are analyzed to select the most remarkable.

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St. Philip’s College received a 90.32 score on a 100 scale. This score is an evaluation that takes into consideration tuition costs, admission, retention and graduation rates, faculty, and reputation as well as the student resources provided for students.

This recognition arrives just as St. Philip’s College announces its first baccalaureate degree, the Bachelor of Applied Technology Degree in Cybersecurity.

All colleges on the list are accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)with all five of the Alamo Colleges having earned a place in the rankings. Their rankings include No. 3 for Northwest Vista College, No. 12 for Palo Alto College, No. 27 for San Antonio College, and No. 40 for Northeast Lakeview College.

For more information about the Best Community Colleges in Texas award, click here