Eastfield College in Mesquite

Mesquite, TX

(Rating 2.4 based on 5 reviews)
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Overview

Eastfield College offers 177-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 27:1. 2 high safety сampuses. 39.5% are women, and 60.5% are men. Eastfield College is a member of 2 athletic associations. The average annual total cost of attendance at Eastfield College is 5353$, that is at the level of national average. 9% of full-time Eastfield College students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $31,200, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Eastfield College is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.

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$5,353
BELOW AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Eastfield College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$4,994
$30,001 - $48,000$5,248
$48,001 - $75,000$7,198
$75,001 - $110,000$9,961
$110,001+$10,082

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: -

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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5%

Types of financial aids

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8315 of Eastfield College undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 55 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Eastfield College number 51 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Texas.

Students at Eastfield College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Family IncomeNumber awarded grant and scholarship aidAverage amount of grant and scholarship aid awarded
$0 - $30,000
100%
$5,549
$30,001 - $48,000
100%
$4,914
$48,001 - $75,000
100%
$2,854
$75,001 - $110,000
60%
$1,012
$110,001+
0%
$0

Salary After Attending

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$31,200

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Recognized student veteran organization

Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Eastfield College.

Weekend/evening college

Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)

Teacher certification: students must complete their preparation at another institution for certain areas of specialization

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Teacher certifications programs are designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers in elementary, middle/junior high, and secondary schools.

Athletic associations

  • Member of National Athletic Association
  • Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)

Graduation Rate

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9%
BELOW AVERAGE

Eastfield College graduation rate is below the national average.

9% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Eastfield College completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This index doesn’t take into account students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Eastfield College is 27:1, that means that for every 27 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

27:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

51

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In Eastfield College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Eastfield College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Texas.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Main Campus

The campus located by 3737 Motley Dr address in Mesquite, Texas.

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Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of Eastfield College with 0.14% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are burglary, motor vehicle theft, and robbery.

The percentage of crimes on Pleasant Grove Campus

The campus located by 802 South Buckner Blvd. address in Dallas, Texas.

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Pleasant Grove Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of Eastfield College with 0.01% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Pleasant Grove Campus is motor vehicle theft.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Eastfield College offers 177 programs in total: 93 are for Associate's degree and 84 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is the middle number of programs in comparison with other 74 universities in Dallas county, with one of the highest number of Associate's degree and 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs offered.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Texas state average data to help you compare.

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Eastfield College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 7823 students with 234698 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Student Reviews and Ratings for Eastfield College

Overall Rating:

Overall Rating:

Called admissions office at 12 pm to see if they had sent my transcript to the college I’m applying for. I was told there was a restriction on my transcript and they would transfer me to the lady over the transcripts. This lady was very rude and NO HELP at all. She told me she didn’t know what the restriction was and gave me the (wrong) number for the business office. Finally got on the phone with the business services and was transferred back to the transcript lady. Transcript lady then transferred me to greenlight hotline, who had no idea what my issue was and was telling me how to request a transcript (which I couldn’t even due because of the restriction.) The man then transferred me to admissions office and NO ONE ANSWERED. This took almost 4 hours to get resolved and an admissions office guy finally called me and was super helpful. Wish I could’ve talked to him 4 hours ago.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

The professors really want you to learn and are available to help. This is overshadowed by the fact that admissions sometimes loses paperwork and isn’t transparent with all the documents you need. I’ve had to come various times to turn in paperwork I previously HANDED to them. Not to mention the staff in the testing center treats you as if you’re incompetent.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

It’s too bad google does not allow to rank 0 stars otherwise this school would get that rank. I’ve never had an issue with any Dallas county school except for this one. It’s rhetorical to advise a student to run to the dean with professor issues if all we’re going to get told is, “I cannot interfere between the professor and the student. Email your professor again” if the only the professor was to respond to her emails then I obviously would not be reaching out to incompetent staff for help. Horrible customer service skills. They could careless about their students.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

This place is horrible and should be shut down. My daughter has been attending this school as of Spring 2019. They are trying to charge her 761 for a class because the teacher said she was not attending, but she has a final grade of an A. This is BS and dang near all of the staff act incompetent from the teachers to the administrative staff. BS, if you spend your money spend it wisely and dont waste your time with EF.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

In my 50s. Going to college for first time and everyone helpful with choosing classes, maneuvering their website and all around guidance. Advice Counselors could be more on top of their game with students who aren't sure what the want, AND ADVISE STUDENTS THAT THERE IS A TESTING DEPARTMENT UPSTAIRS FROM 'The Hub' TO HELP YOU!!!

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Location & Website

Address: 3737 Motley Dr

Place:

Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +9728607100

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: eastfieldcollege.edu

Financial aid office: Go to the page

Admissions office: Go to the page

Online application: Go to the page

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