Colleges in Ellis County, Texas

There are 2 Colleges in Ellis County, Texas, serving a population of 164,092 people in an area of 936 square miles. There is 1 College per 82,046 people, and 1 College per 467 square miles.

In Texas, Ellis County is ranked 97th of 254 counties in Colleges per capita, and 56th of 254 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Ellis County Colleges

Find Ellis County, Texas colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Southwestern Assemblies Of God University 1200 Sycamore Street Waxahachie, TX

Texas A & M University-Commerce - Midlothian Higher Education Center 899 Mount Zion Road Midlothian, TX

About Ellis County Colleges

Ellis County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Ellis County, TX. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Ellis County Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Ellis County College Statistics

Find Ellis County College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Ellis County College Enrollment
 Ellis CountyTexas
College/Grad School Enrollment9,326 (20.5%)1,840,224 (24.4%)
Ellis County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Ellis CountyTexas
Some College, No Degree26,968 (25.8%)3,857,193 (22.1%)
Associate's Degree8,549 (8.2%)1,208,509 (6.9%)
Bachelor's Degree16,526 (15.8%)3,288,777 (18.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree6,616 (6.3%)1,721,618 (9.9%)
Ellis County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Ellis CountyTexas
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher23,1425,010,395
Arts, Humanities & Others4,930 (21.3%)1,016,014 (20.3%)
Business5,684 (24.6%)1,171,226 (23.4%)
Education3,963 (17.1%)644,967 (12.9%)
Science & Engineering6,031 (26.1%)1,733,079 (34.6%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields2,534 (10.9%)445,109 (8.9%)