About Cisco College
For almost 70 years, Cisco College has prepared students for lifelong learning and service. Through quality academic programs, a commitment to workforce development and personal life enrichment opportunities, the college prepares students for success in the 21st century.
Founded: Cisco College was founded in Cisco, Texas, in 1939.
President: Bobby Smith
Location: Cisco College offers classes in Cisco and Abilene.
Enrollment: Cisco College enrolls approximately 4,800 students. The college's student/faculty ratio of 16:1 guarantees close interaction between professors and students.
Accreditation: Cisco College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate-level degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Cisco College. Note: The Commission is to be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support the institution’s significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.
Undergraduate Degrees: Cisco offers the Associate of Arts, Associate of Arts in Teaching and Associate of Applied Science as well as many certificates.
Costs: Your college bill is 1/3 of what it would be at a major public university and thousands less than private institutions.
Financial Aid: More than 40 percent of Cisco students qualify for federal grant programs while many others receive institutional or state grants.
Technology: All Cisco students have access to the Internet, email and information in regional libraries. Labs on both campuses campus provide student access to the latest in computer technology.
Student Life: Cisco offers many ways to get involved, including student organizations, honor societies, service and social clubs, departmental groups, athletics and intramurals.