Frank Phillips College

Frank Phillips College

Frank Philips College, also known as FPC, is a two-year, community junior college located in Borger, Texas, United States. FPC was founded in the year 1948. It offers more than 35 programs of study including agriculture, biology, business, computers, history, mathematics, physics, psychology, and management. These programs lead to associate's degrees in arts, science, and applied science. FPC also offers online education, continuing education, and workforce training programs to students.

FPC Athletic Department organizes various sporting events at the College. The College has teams for basketball, baseball, volleyball, softball, and golf. FPC has cheerleading, rodeo, and livestock judging teams. FPC provides financial assistance for Vocational or Technical students. The College also grants development corporation, private and institutional scholarships to deserving students.

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Contacting Frank Phillips

Frank Phillips College
1301 W. Roosevelt St.
Borger , TX 79008-5118
General Phone: (806) 457-4200

Frank Phillips Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts42English, liberal arts and sciences, general studies, interdisciplinary studies, sociology, history
Production Trades18welding
Nursing and Emergency Medicine16licensed practical nurse
Business and Management12business, business management, accounting, MIS
Agricultural Science and Management11agricultural management, farm management
Engineering Technician7industrial tech
Education and Teaching7elementary school teaching, secondary teaching, physical education teaching
Computer Science and Engineering6network management, computer security
Beauty and Cosmetology6cosmetology
Therapy and Counseling4psychology
Science4biology, chemistry, physics
Animal Science and Care4animal husbandry
Office and Administration3administrative assistant
Mechanics and Repair2HVAC
Art Studies0visual and performing arts

Number of programs and degrees for Frank Phillips in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year4713
Associate's degree8228
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years161

Frank Phillips Student Body

In 2007-2008, Frank Phillips had a total enrollment of 1,356 students (885 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 73%
Black 3%
Hispanic 19%
Asian 0%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 24%
18-19 31%
20-21 14%
22-24 8%
25-29 7%
30-34 4%
35-39 4%
40-49 5%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

(International Students)4%
New Mexico3%
New Jersey1%
Puerto Rico1%

Frank Phillips Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 38 %
Part-Time 37 %

Frank Phillips Room and Board (2007)

Frank Phillips offers campus housing for 244 of its 885 (full-time) students.

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

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Frank Phillips Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,016
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 3,226
Room and board $ 3,420
Room charge $ 1,000
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,750
Books and supplies $ 800
Other expenses $ 3,036

Financial Aid:
Frank Phillips participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 356800)

Frank Phillips Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year3$42,9621*
All faculty totalcalendar year3$42,9621*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year10$35,28015$33,985
All faculty totalacademic year10$35,28015$33,985

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Frank Phillips Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports423779

Frank Phillips Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agricultural Business and Management, General
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management

Animal Science And Care
Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production

Art Studies
Visual and Performing Arts, General

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Management Information Systems, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Systems Security
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager

Education And Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Secondary Education and Teaching

Engineering, General

Engineering Technician
Industrial Technology/Technician

Liberal Arts
English Language and Literature, General
General Studies
History, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Mathematics, General

Mechanics And Repair
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Music, General

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General
Physics, General

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General

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checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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