CET Socorro

Overview of CET Socorro

CET is located in a large suburb, in Socorro, TX. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degree levels at CET top out at the Certificate.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study transportation.

CET Selectivity

CET maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 125 students (163 full-time equivalent). Minorities are common at CET. Forty-something year old students won't feel out of place at the school. A very high share of students at CET are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of CET, an economic and community development corporation, is to promote human development and education by providing people with marketable skills training and supportive services that contribute to economic self-sufficiency."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting CET

10610 Northloop Dr Suite R
Socorro , TX 79927
General Phone: (408) 287-7924

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CET Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Transportation77truck and bus driver, transportation and materials moving
Medical Administration27medical billing
Office and Administration11business support services

Number of programs and degrees for CET in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year1154

CET Student Body

In 2007-2008, CET had a total enrollment of 125 students (163 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 0%
Black 1%
Hispanic 99%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 9%
20-21 7%
22-24 15%
25-29 15%
30-34 11%
35-39 10%
40-49 25%
50-64 6%

CET Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 82 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 90%

CET Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Socorro, Texas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Texas Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

CET Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
CET participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2332838)

CET Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller

Office And Administration
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services, Other

Transportation and Materials Moving, Other
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operation

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CET Highlights

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What Sets CET Apart:

Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%CET Minority % of student body
% of degrees in transportation
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%CET % of degrees in transportation
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%CET % students 40 years or older
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%CET Male % of student body

checked Open admission
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education

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