Odessa College and UTPB Reporting Higher Enrollment Numbers

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Odessa College is breaking enrollment records this Spring semester.

Enrollment numbers are ten percent higher than last Spring.

The college has about 5,600 students, the most in school history.

The president at OC says that they are committed to creating more opportunities for higher education.

UTPB is also seeing higher enrollment numbers.

Officials say their numbers jumped more than 9.6 percent over the last Spring semester.

Officials contribute the increase to new programs, dual credit, and recruiting efforts.