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Vernon College

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Type  Two-year
Students  3,167
Phone  +1 940-552-6291
Established  1972
Website  Official Home Page
Founded  1972
Vernon College
Former names  Vernon Regional Junior College
Location  Vernon, Texas, United States
Address  4400 College Dr, Vernon, TX 76384, USA
Undergraduate tuition and fees  Local tuition: 2,940 USD (2015), Domestic tuition: 6,300 USD (2015)
Notable alumni  Aubrey Huff, Trevor Brazile, Ramón Martínez
Similar  Clarendon College, Ranger College, Cisco College, Hill College, Temple College

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Vernon College is located at 4400 College Drive in Vernon, county of Wilbarger, in the U.S. state of Texas.

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History

The two-year Vernon Regional Junior College welcomed its first student body of 608 in 1972, and had a Board of Trustees of seven members. In 1970, the Wilbarger County voters had elected to establish the college. The 1973 100 acres (40.47 ha; 0.16 sq mi) campus was located at Texas State Highway 70 and US 287. Since its establishment, the college has undergone expansion that came to include a baseball team, Sheppard Learning Center; Department of Vocational Nursing, Wichita Falls; VRJC Technical Center, Wichita Falls; Career Development Center, Wichita Falls; Seymour Learning Center; Burkburnett Learning Center; Iowa Park Learning Center. In 2001, the college officially changed its name to Vernon College.

The Red River Valley Museum is located on the main campus.

Service area

Vernon College's service area includes twelve counties in North Texas.

Presidents

  • David L. Norton (1972-1974)
  • Jim M. Williams (1974-1982)
  • Joe Mills (1982-1990)
  • Wade Kirk (1990-2000)
  • Steve Thomas (2000-2008)
  • Dusty R. Johnston (2008-present)
  • References

    Vernon College Wikipedia


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