Walters State Community College (222062)

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2022 Undergraduate Tuition
$4,104
2022 Average Net Price
$5,120
After Financial Aid
2019 Default Rate
6.62%
on Student Loans
2022 Enrolled Students
5,477
47.5% Full-Time
2022 Graduation Rate
32.1%
483 Graduates

About

Walters State Community College (222062) is a higher education institution located in Hamblen County, TN. In 2022, the most popular Associates Degree concentrations at Walters State Community College (222062) were Liberal Arts & Sciences (622 degrees awarded), Registered Nursing (98 degrees), and General Business Administration & Management (57 degrees).

In 2022, 1,249 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Walters State Community College (222062). 61.1% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 38.9% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (1,096 degrees), 14.8 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (74 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Walters State Community College (222062) is $4,104, which is $−4,008 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($8,112).

Costs

In 2022, the median undergraduate tuition at Walters State Community College (222062) is $4,104, which is $−4,008 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($8,112).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $5,120.

In 2022, 97% of undergraduate students attending Walters State Community College (222062) received financial aid through grants.

Tuition Costs

$4,104
2022 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2022, the cost of tuition at Walters State Community College (222062) was $4,104. The cost of tuition at Walters State Community College (222062) is $−4,008 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($8,112).

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Average Net Price

$5,120
2022 Value
1.43%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 Walters State Community College (222062) had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $5,120. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of Walters State Community College (222062) grew by 1.43%.

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Other Student Expenses

$4,176
Room and Board
$1,450
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Walters State Community College (222062) was of $4,176 in 2022. The cost of room and board did not change between 2021 and 2022.

During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,450. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid by Income Level

97%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants

97% of undergraduate students at Walters State Community College (222062) received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a growth of 4.3% with respect to 2021, when 93% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
6.62%
2019 Default Rate
9
Number of Defaults

In 2019 the default rate for borrower's at Walters State Community College (222062) was 6.62%, which represents 9 out of the 136 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Walters State Community College (222062) had a total enrollment of 5,477 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at Walters State Community College (222062) is 2,603 students and the part-time enrollment is 2,874. This means that 47.5% of students enrolled at Walters State Community College (222062) are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Walters State Community College (222062), both undergraduate and graduate, is 84.7% White, 7.61% Hispanic or Latino, 2.74% Two or More Races, 2.04% Black or African American, 1.44% Asian, 0.237% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.11% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Walters State Community College (222062) in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (50.6%), followed by White Male (32%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (5.22%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

47.5%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Walters State Community College (222062) in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 5,477 students. The full-time enrollment at Walters State Community College (222062) is 2,603 and the part-time enrollment is 2,874. This means that 47.5% of students enrolled at Walters State Community College (222062) are enrolled full-time compared with 32.2% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

53%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Walters State Community College (222062) was 53%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (62%), Walters State Community College (222062) had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    4,641 enrolled students
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    417 enrolled students
  3. Two or More Races
    150 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at Walters State Community College (222062) is 84.7% White, 7.61% Hispanic or Latino, 2.74% Two or More Races, 2.04% Black or African American, 1.44% Asian, 0.237% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.11% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 42.9% White, 27.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 35 students (0.639%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2022, 277 more women than men received degrees from Walters State Community College (222062). The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Walters State Community College (222062) is white (1,096 degrees awarded). There were 14.8 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (74 degrees).

The most common Associates Degree concentration at Walters State Community College (222062) is Liberal Arts & Sciences (622 degrees awarded), followed by Registered Nursing (98 degrees) and General Business Administration & Management (57 degrees).

In 2022,  the most specialized majors across all degree types at Walters State Community College (222062), meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Protective Services (167 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (622 degrees), and Human Sciences (18 degrees).

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Walters State Community College (222062) are Registered nurses (1,419,799 people), Medical & health services managers (166,128 people), Other managers (166,117 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (165,750 people), and Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives (142,752 people).

The most specialized majors at Walters State Community College (222062) in 2022 are Protective Services (167 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (622 degrees), Human Sciences (18 degrees), Health (292 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (19 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Walters State Community College (222062) are Surgeons, Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Physicians, Skincare specialists, and Photographic process workers & processing machine operators

The most specialized majors at Walters State Community College (222062) are Protective Services (167 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (622 degrees), Human Sciences (18 degrees), Health (292 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (19 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Walters State Community College (222062) are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,558,002 people), Elementary & secondary schools (460,754 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (354,064 people), Outpatient care centers (272,190 people), and Offices of physicians (217,425 people).

The most specialized majors at Walters State Community College (222062) are Protective Services (167 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (622 degrees), Human Sciences (18 degrees), Health (292 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (19 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Walters State Community College (222062).
Most Common (2022)
  1. 622 degrees awarded
  2. 98 degrees awarded
  3. 57 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common associates degree concentration at Walters State Community College (222062) was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 622 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

486
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
763
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 486 degrees were awarded to men at Walters State Community College (222062), which is 0.637 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (763).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 217 degrees were awarded to men at Walters State Community College (222062) in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.536 times less than the 405 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 405 degrees were awarded to men at Walters State Community College (222062) in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.87 times more than the 217 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

19%
100% Completion Time
32%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 19% of students graduating from Walters State Community College (222062) completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 32% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 35% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Associates Colleges Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Male
Highest Graduation Rate (57.1%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate in 2022 at Walters State Community College (222062) is Male and Asian (57.1% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (73.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.621% of graduates (3 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    1,096 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    74 degrees awarded
  3. Two or More Races
    30 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Walters State Community College (222062) is white (1,096 degrees awarded). There were 14.8 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (74 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. White Female
    670 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    426 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    50 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Walters State Community College (222062) is white female (670 degrees awarded). There were 1.57 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (426 degrees).

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Operations

Walters State Community College (222062) has an endowment valued at nearly $16.8M, as of the end of the 2022 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of 40k (0.237%) compared to the 0.843% average return (43.9k on 5.21M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2022, Walters State Community College (222062) had a total salary expenditure of 60M. Walters State Community College (222062) employs 59 Associate professors, 41 Assistant professors and 37 Instructors. Most academics at Walters State Community College (222062) are Female Associate professor (40), Female Assistant professor (23), and Female Instructor (21).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Walters State Community College (222062) are: Office and Administrative Support, with 64 employees, Business and Financial Operations, with 45 employees, and Service with 35 employees.

Endowment

$16.8M
2022 Endowment
6.81%
decline from 2021

Walters State Community College (222062) has an endowment valued at about $16.8M, as of the end of the 2022 fiscal year. The endowment of Walters State Community College (222062) declined 6.81% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $11.6M higher than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Salary Expenditure

$22.8M
2022 Salaries
3.48%
decline from 2021

In 2022, Walters State Community College (222062) paid a median of $22.8M in salaries, which represents 37.9% of their overall expenditure ($60M) and a 3.48% decline from the previous year.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.8M (40.1% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$9.84M
Instructional Salaries
158
Number of Employees

In 2022, Walters State Community College (222062) paid a total of $9.84M to 158 employees working as instructors, which represents 43.2% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.35M (31.8%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
59 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
64 Employees

In 2022, the most common positions for instructional staff at Walters State Community College (222062) were Associate professor with 59 employees, Assistant professor with 41 employees, and Instructor with 37 employees.

In 2022, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Walters State Community College (222062) were Office and Administrative Support with 64 employees, Business and Financial Operations with 45 employees, and Service with 35 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic (2022)
  1. Female Associate professor
  2. Female Assistant professor
  3. Female Instructor

In 2022, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Walters State Community College (222062) was Female Associate professor with 40 employees, Female Assistant professor with 23 employees, and Female Instructor with 21 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at Walters State Community College (222062).

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