Why TCC Is Right for You
Explore some of the many accolades TCC has received from publications and organizations.
Degrees We Offer
Prepare for high skill, high wage, high demand careers. Plan to earn a bachelor’s degree or higher? Explore our 5 transferable degrees:
- Associate of Arts
- Associate of Arts in Music
- Associate of Arts in Teaching
- Associate of Science
- Associate of Science in Engineering
Interested in occupational/technical programs? Choose a program that’s right for you from our:
- 68 Associate of Applied Science Degrees
- 132 Certificates of Completion
- 18 Occupational Skills Awards
Specializations and fields of study are also offered within degree plans for the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science.
Student Population Facts
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Part-time vs. Full-time Students
697 International Students (Spring 2019)
Our international students come from 65 countries, including:
- South Korea
Student Life Facts
Recognition & Rankings
- Hispanic Outlook on Education Magazine named TCC one of the nation’s Top 25 Community Colleges for Hispanics. TCC ranked #5 for community colleges with the greatest total enrollment of Hispanic students for 2018–2019 and ranked #10 in the number of associate degrees awarded for Hispanic students in 2019 (February 2021).
- TCC ranked #11 on Inelligent.com’s Top 50 Community College for 2021 list with the distinction of Best Short-Term Certificates. TCC also earned the top spot in Texas (March 2021).
- TCC was ranked #34 on Business Degree Central’s list of Most Popular Online Business Schools. TCC also earned the #1 spot for Most Popular Online Business Degree Schools in Texas and the #2 spot for Most Popular Online Accounting Undergraduate Certificate Schools in the Southwest Region and the #18 spot for Most Popular Online Business Administration & Management Associate Degree Schools (February 2021).
- TCC was named among the nation’s 24 Best Degree Programs in Teaching (November 2020).
- TCC has been recognized for having one of the top schools for students interested in pursuing careers in mental health nursing. TCC’s nursing program was ranked #4 in Texas for Mental Health Nursing Programs and ranked #39 in the U.S. for Mental Health Nursing Programs by PLEXUSS (March 2021).
- TCC ranked #3 on the Best for Vets: Colleges list produced by Military Times (October 2018). It was the second consecutive year TCC ranked in the top 5.
- The automotive technology program at TCC was ranked #9 out of 25 nationally and tops in Texas by GradeReports (May 2020).
- TCC earned 61 different awards in TradeCollege.org’s 2021 Best Value Trade School rankings. TCC was ranked #1 in several categories, including Construction Engineering Technology, Vehicle Maintenance & Repair, Mechanic & Repair Technologies, Electronics Engineering Technology, Drafting & Design Engineering Technology, Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services and Dental Support Services.
- TCC’s online Associate of Applied Science of Human Resource Management Degree is ranked 9th in the ValueCollege.com’s Top 25 Most Affordable Online HR Programs.
- TCC ranked #1 on TradeCollege.org’s list of U.S. community colleges and trade schools that offer degrees in the trades. Overall, TCC earned 24 awards on the organization’s 2021 Trade College Search ranking (January 2021).
- TCC was named one of the top 150 community colleges by the Aspen Institute (November 2019).
- The Diagnostic Medical Sonography program at TCC was named one of the 63 most affordable, fully accredited sonography programs by HealthGrad.com (May 2019).
- TCC Connect, Tarrant County Collee’s online campus, was ranked among the 2019 Best Online Community Colleges in Texas by SR Education Group (March 2019).
- AffordableCollegesOnline.org ranked TCC #35 on its list of the top community colleges offering the best online learning environments in the country. More than 3,500 institutions were evaluated (October 2018).
Updated April 28, 2021