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Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Accountability Report

Student population chartCollege Information

Total Enrollment:​ 9,684
City: Irving
District/System: Dallas County
Community College District
Year founded: 1977
Website: www.northlakecollege
Peer group: Very Large Colleges
HS/HBCU status: HS
Degrees offered: Associate Degrees & Certificates
Average tuition & fees: $1,770

​Student Population by Race / Ethnicity
​Enrollment total Fall 2017 (9,684)
​Degrees & certificates awarded, FY 2017 (1,533)
​International​16.8%​12.4%
​Other​14.0%​16.5%
​White​19.0%​26.3%
​Hispanic​34.5%​27.7%
​African American
​15.8%​17.1%


​Student Characteristics
% enroll. change 2012–17 -5.7%
% part-time89.9%
% full-time 10.1%
% academic program76.3%
% technical program23.7%
% credit students receiving
Pell Grants (district data)
25.0%


​Completion Measures
​Average time to
associate degree (yrs)
​4.4
​Average SCH to
associate degree
​88


​Graduation Rates
Full-timePart-time
​3-year​15.7%​9.8%
​4-year​18.4%​12.3%
​6-year​24.7%​15.4%
Fall 2014, 3-year cohort
Dev. ed.​8.2%
​Non-dev. ed.​19.8%


Dual Credit Measures
Dual credit as % of total
enrollment in fall 2017
9.4%
​Fall 2012 FTIC dual credit cohort
​% persist 1 year 85.4%
​% earned bacc. in 4 years
or fewer
35.5%
​% earned bacc. or assoc.
in 4 years or fewer
38.9%


​Graduate Success
​Academic programs
​% employed and/or enrolled​88.7%
​% employed ​29.3%
​% enrolled in 4-yr or 2-yr ​19.7%
​% employed and enrolled ​39.7%
Technical programs
​% employed and/or enrolled​83.9%
​% employed ​55.0%
​% enrolled in 4-yr or 2-yr ​9.2%
​% employed and enrolled ​19.7%


​Transfer Students
​All transfers ​270
​Transfer cohort ​1,490
​Transfer rate 18.1%​


​Developmental Education
​Fall 2014 FTIC dev. ed. cohort Math ​
Below math standard
​439
​TSI obligation met
(% of total)
​22.1%
​Completed college course
(% of total)
​10.0%
Reading
​Below reading standard​216
​TSI obligation met
(% of total)
​46.8%
​Completed college course
(% of total)
​33.8%
Writing
​Below writing standard​226
​TSI obligation met
(% of total)
​50.9%
​Completed college course
(% of total)
​31.0%


​Faculty
​Total 263
​% full-time faculty​30.0%
​% SCH taught by
full-time faculty
66.1%
Student-faculty ratio​24:1


Debt of Graduates
Average student debt ​$18,563
Native student debt ​$17,532
  Parent debt portion
​$890
Transfer student debt​$20,955
​% students with debt​24.9%