Facts & History

Notable Facilities

  • 380 seat performance hall
  • 59,000 sq. ft. library
  • 2,000 seat gymnasium
  • Olympic-size covered natatorium
  • Three satellite campuses
  • 10,000 sq. ft. Workforce Development Center
  • Lakeview walking/jogging trail
  • On-site DART Orange Line light rail station

Student Life

  • 25 student clubs and 5 honor societies
  • New art exhibit in the gallery every month
  • Theatre and dance programs
  • Special activities throughout the year

Athletics

  • Men's basketball
  • Men's baseball
  • Women's soccer
  • Women's volleyball

Enrollment & Demographic Information

Credit Enrollment, Fall 2013: 11,365
  • Full-time: 22%; Part-time: 78%​
  • Male: 45%; Female: 55%
Average Class Size: 13
Age
  • 16-20: 36%
  • 21-30: 41%
  • 31-40: 14%
  • 41-50: 6%
  • 51+: 3%​
Ethnicity
  • White (not Hispanic): 28.1%
  • Hispanic: 35.4%
  • African-American: 20.4%
  • Asian/Pacific Islander: 10.2%
  • American Indian/Alaskan/Other: 5.9%