The College of Saint Thomas More: Narrative Description

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3020 Lubbock St.
Fort Worth, TX 76109-2323
Tel: (817)923-8459
Free: 800-583-6489
Fax: (817)924-3206
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Independent, 4-year, coed, affiliated with Roman Catholic Church. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1981. Setting: 1-acre urban campus with easy access to Dallas. Educational spending 2003-04: $9096 per student. Total enrollment: 31. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 4:1. Full-time: 22 students, 41% women, 59% men. Part-time: 9 students, 44% women, 56% men. Students come from 5 states and territories, 5% from out-of-state, 0% Native American, 10% Hispanic, 3% black, 0% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 6% 25 or older, 51% live on campus, 10% transferred in. Academic area with the most degrees conferred: liberal arts/general studies. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, co-op programs. Study abroad program.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: Peterson's Universal Application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: essay, high school transcript, minimum 2.0 high school GPA, 1 recommendation, SAT or ACT. Recommended: interview. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $35. Tuition: $12,000 full-time, $1200 per course part-time. College room only: $2300.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 3 open to all. Major annual events: C. S. Lewis Lecture, Evening Enrichment, Cowan Lectures. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour patrols, student patrols, late night transport-escort service. 25 college housing spaces available; 15 were occupied in 2003-04. The College of Saint Thomas More Library with 12,000 books, 50 serials, and an OPAC. Operations spending 2003-04: $2628. 7 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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