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Trinidad State Junior College

Trinidad, CO

At A Glance

Main Address

600 Prospect St

Trinidad, CO 81082-2356

www.trinidadstate.edu

Admission Office

600 Prospect Street

Trinidad, CO 81082

(719) 846-5621

Fax : (719) 846-5620

bernadine.degarbo@trinidadstate.edu

Contact : Kerry Gabrielson

Vice President of Student and Academic Affairs

Type of School

Public

community college

2-year school

Coed

Hispanic-Serving Institution

Regionally Accredited

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Code: 4821

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 1,663

In-State Tuition : $5,129.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $8,198.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Small Town (2,500-10k)

Rural

Commuter campus

Other Characteristics

TSJC operates two campuses and several additional sites.

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : May 1

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

Hispanic-Serving Institution

Most Popular Majors

Associates
Liberal Arts : 63.0%
Health Professions : 11.0%
Engineering Technologies : 7.0%
Mechanic and Repair Technologies : 7.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management C

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting A
Business Administration and Management, General A
Business/Commerce, General A
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services C

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Advertising A
Journalism A

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Programming/Programmer, General A
Computer Science A
Computer and Information Sciences, General A
Word Processing A C

Construction Trades
Carpentry/Carpenter C
Lineworker A C

Engineering
Engineering, General A

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians A C
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician A
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General A
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician A C
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician A C

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Child Care and Support Services Management A C

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage A C
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide C

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician A C
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician A C
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician A C
Gunsmithing/Gunsmith A C

Natural Resources & Conservation
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management A C
Natural Resources/Conservation, General A

Personal & Culinary Services
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist C
Barbering/Barber C
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General C
Hair Styling/Stylist and Hair Design C
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist C

Precision Production
Welding Technology/Welder A C

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration A
Criminal Justice/Police Science A
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies A

Social Sciences
Criminology A

Transportation & Materials Moving
Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation A C

Visual & Performing Arts
Commercial and Advertising Art A C

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program

Cooperative Education

Double Major

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Independent Study

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Internships

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

260 Public computers, available in: Dorms, Libraries, Student Center

Dorms wired for access to campus-wide network

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Unique Facilities : anthropology and geology museum, gunsmith laboratory, gun range, aquaculture farm, line tech field, welding and automotive labs, heavy equipment operating job site

Geographic Location : 198 miles south of Denver.

Small Town

Rural

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 1,663

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : --

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 27

Full time students average age : 25

In state students : 90.0%

Out of state students : 10.0%

Housing Policies

First-year students living in college housing : 10.0%

All undergraduates living in college housing : 10.0%

Housing Options

Men's Housing

Women's Housing

Additional Housing Options

Housing deposit : $150.00

Housing deposit is partially refunded if student does not enroll.

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Trojans

Sport Member : NJCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Scholarship

Club

Intercollegiate

Intramural

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

Placement services for graduates

Adult (re-entering) student services/programs

Economically disadvantaged students services

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Reduced course load

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

Y

Choral Groups

N

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

N

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

N

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

N

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Rifle

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Men's Club

Women's Club

Soccer

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Softball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Women's Intramural

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Women's Intramural

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

All SAT Scores Required for Review

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

A background check is required for the nursing, gunsmith, emergency medical technician, line technician, administrative medical assistant, early childhood education, and massage therapy programs. The nursing and line technician programs also require a medical examination. Some programs have academic prerequisites.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

High school Coursework

High School diploma required, GED accepted

Course Name

Required

Recommended

Academic Electives

2

0

Math

4

0

Social Studies

3

0

Foreign Language

1

0

English

4

0

Science

3

0

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

50

3

American Literature

50

6

Analyzing and Interpreting Literature

50

3

Biology

50

5

Calculus with Elementary Functions

50

5

Chemistry

50

5

College Algebra

50

4

English Literature

50

6

French I

50

5

French II

50

5

German I

50

5

German II

50

5

History of United States I

50

3

History of United States II

50

3

Humanities

50

6

Information Systems and Computer Applications

50

3

Introduction to Educational Psychology

50

3

Introductory Business Law

50

3

Introductory Psychology

50

3

Introductory Sociology

50

3

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3

Principles of Management

50

3

Principles of Marketing

50

3

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3

Spanish I

50

5

Spanish II

50

5

Western Civilization I

50

3

Western Civilization II

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : May 1

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Wilma Atencio

Financial aid office phone : (719) 846-5553

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $153.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $256.00

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Athletics

Music/Drama

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Athletics

State/District Residency

Work Study Programs

Nights

For part-time students

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Deferred payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$5,129.00

$5,129.00

$5,129.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$8,198.00

$8,198.00

$8,198.00

Room and board:

$7,611.00

--

--

Books and supplies:

$1,800.00

$1,800.00

$1,800.00

Estimated personal expenses:

--

--

--

Transportation expenses:

--

--

--

Estimated Total In-state:

$14,540.00

$6,929.00

$6,929.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$17,609.00

$9,998.00

$9,998.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


Athletic Scholarship Opportunities

Sport

Male

Female

Baseball

Available

Basketball

Available

Available

Soccer

Available

Available

Softball

Available

Volleyball

Available

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 45

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 45

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements

Transfer students with ACT below 18, SAT below 450, or no transfer credit must take ACCUPLACER and ASSET placement tests.

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $10.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $8,198.00

Room & Board(on-campus): $7,611.00

Room & Board(off-campus): --

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $256.00

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 53

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

English as a Second Language Program On Campus for International Students