A+ Computer Networking

Course Hours BCIS 1305Business Computer Applications 3 CPMT 1311Introduction to Computer Maintenance 3 ITSC 1321Intermediate PC Operating Systems 3 ITCC 1314CCNA 1: Introduction to Computer Mainentance 3 ITSC 2339Personal Computer Help Desk Support 3 Total Hours 15

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Academic Calendar

Download an academic calendar pdf Academic Calendar 2021-2022 Fall 2021 August 18 Wednesday College 101 Student Orientation 18 Wednesday Fall classes begin September 1 Wednesday 14-week classes begin 6 Monday Labor Day (campus closed) November 19 Friday Last day to drop 22-26 Mon-Fri Thanksgiving Holiday (campus closed) December 7-13 Tue-Mon Final Exams 14 Tuesday Fall […]

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Academic Course Load

The unit for counting credits is the semester credit hour. A semester credit hour is defined as one hour of class work a week or its equivalent in laboratory pursued for one semester. Enrollment in twelve or more semester credit hours is considered to be full-time student status; however, the usual recommended load for full-time […]

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Academic Dishonesty Policy

Scholastic dishonesty, involving but not limited to cheating on a test, plagiarism, collusion, or falsification of records will make the student liable for disciplinary action after being investigated by the Dean of Students. Proven violations of this nature may result in the student being dropped from the class with an “F.” This policy applies campus […]

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Academic Fresh Start

Texas Senate Bill 1321, entitled “Right to an Academic Fresh Start” allows a person who is a resident of Texas to apply for undergraduate admission and not have coursework completed 10 or more years prior to the date of anticipated enrollment included as consideration in the admission decision. This allows undergraduate students to begin a […]

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Academic Learning Commons

Palmer Memorial Library and Perot Leadership Museum With the mission of teaching information literacy, the Palmer Memorial Library is committed to creating opportunities for student success by providing quality research materials and services in both print and electronic formats. Through its instructional programs, the library functions as an academic support center that encourages higher literacies […]

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Academic Standing

Academic accountability at Texarkana College is based on maximizing student progress toward successful course and program completion. Students enrolled at Texarkana College are expected to maintain a 2.0 semester/term grade point average on all work attempted. Academic standing is designed to monitor student progress so that college staff can intervene and explore options with students […]

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Accreditation, Affiliations & Memberships

APPROVED AND/OR ACCREDITED BY: The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing Arkansas Department of Health Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Programs Texas Board of Nursing Texas […]

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Administration

Jason Smith, Ed.DPresident Donna McDaniel, Ph.DVice President of Instruction Kim Jones, B.B.A., CPAVice President of Finance & CFO Mike Dumdei, M.SVice President of Information Technology Phyllis Deese, M.SVice President of Administrative Services Brandon Washington, M. Ed.Vice President of Operations

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ADN Basic Program

Courses must be taken in the listed sequence unless permission to change is granted by the Dean of Health Sciences, or may be taken in advance.  Degree Requirements: A minimum of 60 semester hours of credit with a 2.0 GPA, A grade of “C” or above in academic support and nursing courses, and a passing […]

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ADN Transition Program

Students who have been unsuccessful in the Basic ADN will be able to apply for the ADN Transition program after successful completion of a VN program and one year of employment as a vocational nurse.  If unsuccessful in a transition course, a student is not eligible for readmission into the Transition program. The student is […]

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Adult Education and Literacy

The Adult Education and Literacy Program at Texarkana College offers several classes and training opportunities for students.  To begin each course, students are required to attend a complete enrollment paperwork, take an assessment, and attend Academic Enrichments sessions prior to beginning academic classes. Enrollment paperwork is available online at the Adult Education web page https://www.texarkanacollege.edu/adult-education/. […]

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Advising

Location: Enrollment Services in the Administration BuildingContact: 903-823-3012 Texarkana College’s staff of professional advisors are available to devote personal attention to everyone in the college community. The Advising department is located on the first floor of the Nelson Administration Building. Students are seen on a walk-in basis or with an appointment. These services are available […]

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AIDS Policy

Texarkana College recognizes that Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and HIV-related conditions such as AIDS-Related Complex (ARC) pose significant issues in an academic setting. Because of our commitment to maintaining a healthy and safe campus environment, this policy and other procedures emphasize the education of employees and students concerning AIDS and the management of each […]

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Air Conditioning / Heating and Refrigeration Technology One-Year Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule: Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. This program is designed to train students to meet employment requirements in the field of air conditioning, refrigeration, and heating. This will include the installation, repair and maintenance of air-conditioning/refrigeration Equipment. Included in this program is the study of residential […]

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Alcohol and Drug Use Policy

AlcoholA student shall be prohibited from using, possessing, controlling, manufacturing, transmitting, distributing, selling, or being under the influence of intoxicating beverages in classroom buildings, laboratories, auditoriums, library buildings, museums, faculty and administrative offices, intercollegiate and intramural athletic facilities, and all other public campus areas. With the prior consent of the Board or the Board’s designee, […]

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Arts (Fine and Studio Arts) Associate of Arts

The curriculum in art is designed for either students who wish to transfer to other colleges and universities, or those who only wish to acquire skill or knowledge in creating. Drawing, painting, sculpting, and observing will allow each student to discover their own unique means of expression. Texarkana College art classes offer a very rare […]

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Assessment and Testing Center

The purpose of the Texarkana College Assessment and Testing Center is to accurately administer and report confidential student assessment records and to provide a clean, fair, comfortable, and safe testing environment for all students and community members taking institutional exams, as well as correspondence/on-line, state and national exams; including but not limited to A2, ACT, […]

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Auto Body Technology Associate of Applied Science

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. The Auto Body/Collision and Repair Associate of Applied Science degree program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in the auto body and collision repair profession. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills […]

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Auto Body Technology One-Year Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. The Auto Body Repair certificate program offers a number of career options by providing students the opportunity to earn a one-year certificate. Most of our students go directly into the workforce in technical or mechanical jobs, while some go on […]

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Automotive Maintenance & Light Automotive Repair One-Semester Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. The Automotive Maintenance and Light Automotive Repair Level 1 Certificate is a specialized program that allows students to fast track into the automotive industry. Students will be trained on the basic essentials that are necessary to start an automotive degree. […]

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Automotive Technology Associate of Applied Science

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. The Automotive Technology Associate of Applied Science degree program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in the automotive service and repair profession. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job […]

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Automotive Technology Service Technician One-Year Certficate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Completing a Level 1 Certificate allows a student to work in jobs such as trained vehicle service technician, as a specialty service technician, or any other intermediate level automotive repair profession. The Student must successfully complete the Maintenance and Light […]

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Basic Auto Body Technology Level One Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. This certificate is a stackable credential earned while enrolled in the one-year certificate program.  The certificate is earned upon successful completion of the first semester. Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours ABDR 1201  Auto Body Repair & Repainting 2 […]

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Beginning Computer Programmer One-Semester Certificate

Pathway Degree Plan Freshman Year First Semester Hours BCIS 1305Business Computer Applications 3 *ITSE 1329Programming Logic and Design 3 *ITSE 1391Python/Special Topics in Computer Programming 3 ITSC 1321Intermediate PC Operating Systems 3 ITSY 1342Information Technology Security 3 Total 15 *ITSE 1391 & ITSE 1329 recommended to be taken together

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Behavioral Science Associate of Arts

The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for this Associate of Arts degree at Texarkana College. Resources Pathway Degree Plan Freshman Year First Semester Hours EDUC/PSYC 1300 (core)Learning Framework 3 ENGL 1301 (core)Composition I 3 HIST 1301 (core)United States History I 3 MATH 1324 or MATH 1314 or MATH […]

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Biology Associate of Science

The instructional program in biology offers required courses for students majoring in biological sciences, pre-professional curricula, allied health, agricultural sciences, and natural resources.  The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for this Associates of Science degree at Texarkana College. Resources Pathway Degree Plan Freshman Year First Semester Hours ENGL […]

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Business Administration Associate of Arts

The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for this Associate of Arts degree at Texarkana College. Resources Pathway Degree Plan Freshman Year First Semester Hours ENGL 1301 (core) Composition I 3 HIST 1301 (core) United States History I 3 MATH 1324* (core) Math for Business & Social Sciences 3 […]

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Business Office Technology Associate of Applied Science

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 9 AM to 3 PM. Texarkana College recognizes the growing and diverse objectives of the individual student and has designed the Business Office Technology program to meet those needs. In this program, students have the opportunity to develop office skills to successfully function in the […]

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Business Office Technology One-Year Certificate

Day classes 1-year: This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 9 AM to 3 PM. Night classes 2-years: This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Thursday from 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM. Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours POFT 1127 Introduction to Keyboarding 1 POFT 1329 Beginning Keyboarding 3 HRPO […]

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C.O. Pinkerton Health and Fitness Complex

The Pinkerton Health and Fitness Complex is one of the finest campus recreational facilities in Texas. It offers the student, faculty, and staff of Texarkana College as well as community members (age 16 and older) in the Texarkana area, the opportunity to participate in many indoor and outdoor recreation activities. The 28,000 square foot athletic […]

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Campus Visitors

Those persons not enrolled in at least one class, either credit or non-credit, and who are not guests of a faculty or staff member, not to include such persons visiting the campus on calls of a business nature, must be cleared for campus visits by the Vice President of Instruction or Dean of Students. Visits […]

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Chemistry Associate of Science

The instructional program in Chemistry at Texarkana College enables students from a wide range of scientific fields, including chemistry, biology, engineering, agricultural and natural resources, to complete the first two years of study in chemistry. Prerequisite courses for application to may pre-professional programs such as medicine, dentistry, optometry, pharmacy, and veterinary medicine may also be […]

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Child Development Associate (CDA) Certificate

Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours CDEC 1317 Child Development Associate Training I 3 CDEC 2322 Child Development Associate Training II 3 CDEC 2324 Child Development Associate Training III 3 Total Hours 9 Students must have a “C” or higher in each CDA course to receive the training certificate. Please be advised that licensure […]

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Child Development Associate of Applied Science

Research proves that quality adult-child communication and interaction are necessary for optimal development and growth. The Texarkana College Child Development program offers a variety of courses that encourage and promote the teaching of the WHOLE child, including the physical cognitive, social, and emotional aspects. Through course work and practical hands-on applications, students are provided the […]

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Child Development Early Childhood Training One-Year Certificate

Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours TECA 1311 Educating Young Children 3 BCIS 1305 or EDUC/PSYC 1300 Business Computer Applications or Learning Frameworks 3 CDEC 1313 Curriculum Resources for Early Childhood Program 3 CDEC 1317, 1356, 1358, or 2326 3 CDEC 1319, 1359, 2322, 2324 or TECA 1318 3 Total 15 Second Semester Hours […]

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College 101: Student Orientation

Texarkana College welcomes you as a new, transfer, or returning student. We believe that a comprehensive orientation to our college sets the stage for a successful transition to college life. Every important journey requires careful preparation. Your adjustment during the first semester of college can have a major impact on the remainder of your college […]

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Community and Business Education Center

Community, Business, and Allied Health ProgramsCommunity, Business and Allied Health courses, workshops, and seminars are offered throughout the year. These courses have been carefully organized to provide lifelong learning opportunities for people of all ages who desire to develop both personally and professionally, upgrade job skills or participate in community activities. In presenting these educational […]

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Computer Networking Administration CISCO Networking Two-Semester Certificate

Resources Pathway Degree Plan Freshman Year First Semester Hours BCIS 1305Business Computer Applications 3 ITSC 1321Intermediate PC Operating Systems 3 CPMT 1311Introduction to Computer Maintenance 3 ITCC 1314CCNA 1: Introduction to Computer Maintenance 3 ITSC 2339Personal Computer Help Desk Support 3 Total 15 Second Semester Hours *ITCC 1344CCNA 2: Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials 3 […]

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Computer Networking Administrator One-Year Certificate

Resources Pathway Degree Plan Freshman Year First Semester Hours BCIS 1305Business Computer Applications 3 ITSC 1321Intermediate PC Operating Systems 3 CPMT 1311Introduction to Computer Maintenance 3 ITCC 1314CCNA 1: Introduction to Computer Maintenance 3 ITNW 1354Implementing and Supporting Servers 3 Total 15 Second Semester Hours ITNW 1345Implementing Network Directory Services 3 *ITCC 1344CCNA 2: Switching, […]

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Computer Networking Associate of Applied Science

Resources Pathway Degree Plan Freshman Year First Semester Hours BCIS 1305 (core)Business Computer Applications 3 ITSC 1321Intermediate PC Operating Systems 3 CPMT 1311Introduction to Computer Maintenance 3 ITCC 1314CCNA 1: Introduction to Networks 3 ITNW 1354Implementing and Supporting Servers 3 Total 15 Second Semester Hours ITNW 1345Implementing Network Directory Services 3 *ITCC 1344CCNA 2: Switching, […]

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Computer Networking One-Year Certificate

Pathway Degree Plan Freshman Year First Semester Hours BCIS 1305Business Computer Applications 3 ITSC 1321Intermediate PC Operating Systems 3 CPMT 1311Introduction to Computer Maintenance 3 ITCC 1314CCNA 1: Introduction to Networks 3 ITNW 1354Implementing and Supporting Servers 3 Total 15 Second Semester Hours ITNW 1345Implementing Network Directory Services 3 *ITCC 1344CCNA 2: Switching, Routing, and […]

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Computer Programmer One-Year Certificate

Resources Pathway Degree Plan Freshman Year First Semester Hours BCIS 1305Business Computer Applications 3 *ITSE 1329Programming Logic and Design 3 *ITSE 1391Python/Special Topics in Computer Programming 3 ITSC 1321Intermediate PC Operating Systems 3 ITSY 1342Information Technology Security 3 Total 15 Second Semester Hours COSC 1336Programming Fundamentals I 3 **IMED 1316Web Design I 3 **ITSE 1359Introduction […]

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Computer Programming Associate of Applied Science

Resources Pathway Degree Plan Freshman Year First Semester Hours BCIS 1305 (core)Business Computer Applications 3 *ITSE 1329Programming Logic and Design 3 *ITSE 1391Python/Special Topics in Computer Programming 3 ITSC 1321Intermediate PC Operating Systems 3 ITSY 1342Information Technology Security 3 Total 15 Second Semester Hours COSC 1336Programming Fundamentals I 3 **IMED 1316Web Design I 3 **ITSE […]

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Computer Requirement Policy

Students are required to have a computer with Internet access for classes. The computer must be an actual computer – smart phones, iPads, Androids, Chromebooks, etc., are not acceptable substitutes because they lack software compatibility necessary to complete all assignments and tests. Financial costs for the necessary equipment and internet access are the responsibility of […]

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Construction Helper Level One Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours CRPT 1329Introduction to Carpentry 3 CNBT 1311Construction Methods & Materials I 3 CNBT 1318Construction Tools & Techniques 3 CNBT 1316Construction Technology I 3 CNBT 1346Construction Estimating I 3 Total Hours 15

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Construction Technology Associate of Applied Science

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. This in-depth study of the construction industry will cover areas such as site preparation and layout, blueprint/specification reading, framing, cabinetry and millwork, plumbing, electricity, and heating/air conditioning. Students will be provided the necessary training required for entry-level positions in a […]

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Construction Technology One-Year Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours CRPT 1329Introduction to Carpentry 3 CNBT 1311Construction Methods & Materials I 3 CNBT 1318Construction Tools & Techniques 3 CNBT 1316Construction Technology I 3 CNBT 1346Construction Estimating I 3 Total 15 Second Semester Hours […]

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Cooperative Programs

TC offers the following cooperative programs with other institutions: Texas A&M Texarkana* Biology                                                                                Business                                                                             Computer Information Sciences                               Criminal Justice                                                                EducationElectrical Engineering    EnglishGeneral StudiesHistory                                                                  MathematicsNursing (RN to BSN)Political SciencePsychologySociology *AAS to BAAS UT Tyler B.S. Nursing For more information, contact Texarkana College’s Office of Enrollment Services at 903-823-3012. Transferring for Bachelor’s Degree Completion Texarkana College highly encourages students to continue their […]

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Copyrights

Students are required to comply with all local, state, federal, and international copyright laws and with College policies regarding the use of copyright-protected materials at Texarkana College. Whenever copyright-protected works are used and fair use does not clearly apply, Texarkana College requires students to obtain written permission from the copyright owner. Downloading, uploading, or transmitting […]

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Cosmetology Associate of Applied Science

Prepare for greatness. Texarkana College Cosmetology is a Pivot Point Member School and CHI Environmental School, offering excellence through education in a state-of-the-art facility designed to prepare students for a career in this rapidly expanding area. This program provides students with classroom study, demonstration, and practical work. Combining art and design, Pivot Point’s Designer’s Approach […]

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Cosmetology Certificate (Level One)

Day Classes / Two Semesters: This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Night Classes / Four Semesters: This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Thursday from 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM. Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours CSME 1401Orientation to Cosmetology 4 CSME 1310Introduction to […]

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Cosmetology Instructor One-Year Certificate

Meet with Program Coordinator to discuss schedule. Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours CSME 1435 Orientation to the Instruction of Cosmetology 4 CSME 1534 Cosmetology Instructor I 5 CSME 2414 Cosmetology Instructor II 4 Total 13 Second Semester Hours CSME 2549 Cosmetology Instructor III 5 CSME 2544 Cosmetology Instructor IV 5 CSME 2445 Instruction […]

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Criminal Justice Administration Associate of Arts

The Criminal Justice program is approved by the Coordinating Board and the Texas Commission of Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education. Areas of study include History and Development of Criminal Justice, Crime in America, Fundamentals of Criminal Law, The Courts and Criminal Procedure, Police Systems and Practices, Criminal Investigation, Legal Aspects of Law Enforcement, Correctional […]

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Culinary Arts Associate of Applied Science

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. The Culinary Arts program provides a solid foundation in the methods and science of cooking through exposure to classical, American, and international cuisine, as well as an introduction to baking and pastries and garde manger. Managerial skills taught are purchasing, […]

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Culinary Arts One-Semester Hospitality Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours CHEF 1305 Sanitation and Safety 3 RSTO 1313 Hospitality Supervision 3 RSTO 1325 Purchasing for Hospitality Operations 3 CHEF 1401 Basic Food Preparation 4 HAMG 1221 Introduction to Hospitality Industry 2 Total Hours […]

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Culinary Arts One-Year Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours CHEF 1305 Sanitation and Safety 3 RSTO 1313 Hospitality Supervision 3 RSTO 1325 Purchasing for Hospitality Operations 3 CHEF 1401 Basic Food Preparation 4 HAMG 1221 Introduction to Hospitality Industry 2 Total 15 […]

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Definitions

The term “College” means Texarkana College. The term “student” means any individual who is applying for or who has been accepted for admission or enrollment in credit or non-credit classes at Texarkana College. The term “College Official” includes any person employed by Texarkana College while performing assigned administrative or professional responsibilities. The term “member of […]

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Degrees and Certificates

Associate of Applied Science degree Air Conditioning / Heating & Refrigeration Automotive Technology Auto Body Technology Business Office Technology Child Development Computer Networking Computer Programming Construction Technology Cosmetology Culinary Arts Diesel Technology Electrical Technology Electronics Instrumentation Technology Emergency Medical Technology Industrial Maintenance/Technology Medical Office Careers Nursing Pharmacy Technology Welding Associate of Arts degree Concentration in […]

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Department of Public Safety

The Texarkana College Department of Public Safety consists of highly dedicated men and women tasked with the enforcement of all rules and procedures of Texarkana College as well as the laws and statutes of the State of Texas. The TCDPS currently operates under the oversight of the Vice President of Administrative Services and employees both […]

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Developmental Education

The Developmental Education Program at Texarkana College provides instruction, innovative courses, interventions, services, and resources to strengthen academic success, to improve student retention, and to enhance college completion for all students. Developmental education services include preparation for collegiate-level studies and training in the basic skill review of reading, writing, and mathematics for each program’s entry-level […]

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Diesel Technology Associate of Applied Science

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Classes are held at TC @ TexAmericas Center which is near Red River Army Depot outside of New Boston, Texas. The Diesel Technology Associate of Applied Science degree offers a number of career options by providing students the opportunity to […]

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Diesel Technology One-Semester Basic Level One Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Classes are held at TC @ TexAmericas Center which is near Red River Army Depot outside of New Boston, Texas. Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours DEMR 1301 Shop Safety & Procedures 3 DEMR 1405 Basic Electrical Systems 4 […]

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Diesel Technology One-Year Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Classes are held at TC @ TexAmericas Center which is near Red River Army Depot outside of New Boston, Texas. The Diesel Technology certificate program offers a number of career options by providing students the opportunity to earn a one-year […]

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Discipline and Penalties

A student shall be subject to discipline for violations of College district policies and procedures, including the rules outlining expectations for student conduct. If a student commits an infraction or engages in misconduct, the College district may impose one or more of the following penalties: Reprimand – A verbal or written warning to the student following […]

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Distribution of Literature on Campus

Distribution of non-commercial literature or leaflets by organizations chartered by the College or individual students is permitted in areas designated for this purpose. Prior to posting a sign on College-controlled property, a student or registered student organization must contact the Dean of Students and follow the procedure pertaining to this activity. Literature and materials for […]

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Drama Associate of Arts

The Drama program at Texarkana College offers courses designed to prepare the student for the successful completion of a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Drama. The Drama program at Texarkana College is an active participant in the Texas Junior College Speech and Theatre Association and also works with the Texarkana Repertory Company. It also sponsors […]

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Dudley David Conner Financial Aid Center

The purpose of Texarkana College’s Financial Aid Office is to assist students in obtaining any financial aid available while attending college. Assistance is available in the form of grants, loans, student employment, and scholarships. All students who feel that they need financial assistance are strongly encouraged to visit the Financial Aid Office to learn about […]

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Education – EC – 6 Associate of Arts in Teaching

The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for the Associate of Arts in Teaching degree at Texarkana College. Resources Pathway Degree Plan  Freshman Year First Semester Hours ENGL 1301 (core) Composition I 3 HIST 1301 (core) United States History I 3 GOVT 2305 (core) Federal Government 3 MATH 1314 […]

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Education 4-8 Associate of Arts in Teaching

The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for the Associate of Arts in Teaching degree at Texarkana College. Pathway Degree Plan  Freshman Year First Semester Hours ENGL 1301 (core) Composition I 3 GOVT 2305 (core) Federal Government 3 HIST 1301 (core) United States History I 3 MATH 1314 (core) […]

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Education 8-12 Associate of Arts in Teaching

The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for the Associate of Arts in Teaching degree at Texarkana College. Pathway Degree Plan  Freshman Year First Semester Hours ENGL 1301 (core) Composition I 3 GOVT 2305 (core) Federal Government 3 HIST 1301 (core) United States History I 3 MATH 1314 (core) […]

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Electrical Technology Associate of Applied Science

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. The Electrical Technology Associate of Applied Science degree program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in electrical technology. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. […]

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Electrical Technology One-Year Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. The Electrical Technology certificate program offers a number of career options by providing students the opportunity to earn a one-year certificate. Most students go directly into the workforce or start their own business upon graduation from this program. Skills in […]

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Electronics Technology / Instrumentation Advanced Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Resources Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours ELPT 1325 National Electric Code I 3 CETT 1409 DC-AC Circuits 4 ELPT 1321 Introduction to Electrical Safety and Tools 3 DFTG 1329 Electro-Mechanical Drafting 3 Total 13 Second Semester Hours LEAD 1100 […]

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Electronics Technology / Instrumentation Associate of Applied Science

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. This program provides for a student to receive a  Level One “Basic” Certificate in Electronics Technology / Instrumentation, a Level One “Advanced” Certificate in Electronics Technology / Instrumentation, and a two-year degree: Associate of Applied Science Degree in Electronics Technology […]

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Electronics Technology / Instrumentation Basic Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours ELPT 1325 National Electric Code I 3 CETT 1409 DC-AC Circuits 4 ELPT 1321 Introduction to Electrical Safety and Tools 3 DFTG 1329 Electro-Mechanical Drafting 3 Total 13 Second Semester Hours LEAD 1100 Workforce […]

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Emergency Medical Technology Associate of Applied Science

The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for the Emergency Medical Associate of Applied Science degree at Texarkana College. The Emergency Medical Technology Program offers applicants the option of pursuing a Paramedic Certificate or an Associate Degree of Applied Science in Emergency Medical Technology. Candidates for the program are […]

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Engineering / Physics Associate of Science

Engineers are involved in the design of products, the advance of technology, and the construction and maintenance of infrastructure. The types of engineering are extremely diverse, including chemical engineering, aerospace engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, computer engineering, bioengineering, and many others. Texarkana College offers the first two years of a curriculum leading to […]

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Enrollment Services

Texarkana College’s Office of Enrollment Services provides essential services to assist students in the achievement of their educational goals and success. Programs and services offered by the college are designed to help students achieve and cultivate their maximum potential in areas of academic, cultural, social, civic, mental, and physical development. Believing that Enrollment Services provides […]

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Explanation of Degrees

Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree The individual courses of study will include the requirements for graduation. Please refer to your individual degree plan for specifics. TC awards the Associate of Applied Science degree for successful completion of prescribed two-year programs of study that enable the graduate to enter an occupation with a marketable skill, […]

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Faculty

Melanie Allen (2016)Associate Instructor Learning FrameworksM.S. Texas A&M University – Texarkana Jamie Ashby (1989)Associate Professor, MathematicsA.S. Texarkana CollegeB.S. Stephen F. Austin UniversityM.S. Stephen F. Austin University Laronda Bailey (2011)Professor, English/JournalismB.A., M.A. Jackson State University Tony Bennett (1998)Associate Professor, Auto Body Repair Marc-André Bougie (2007)Associate Professor, MusicB.A. Musique, Universite de MontrealM.M. University of Missouri-Columbia Alyce Bunting […]

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Final Examinations

Final examinations are integral parts of the instructional program and should be given in all courses. Unless notified otherwise in faculty syllabi, students should assume that an examination will be given. Final examinations are given during the week of classes set aside for that purpose. Individual students may be granted a variance from that scheduled […]

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Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress

Federal regulations require that a student make satisfactory academic progress toward the completion of a degree or certificate at Texarkana College in order to receive federal financial aid. At Texarkana College, the standards that students must meet to fulfill this requirement are stated in the Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress policy (FA-SAP). In addition, state […]

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Foreword

The Texarkana College Catalog/Student Handbook is a source of important information, including student responsibilities, obligations, and privileges. Students are expected to familiarize themselves with the catalog/handbook and use it as a reference tool. This catalog is published for informational purposes only. Every possible effort is made to ensure accuracy. However, the provisions of this catalog […]

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General Regulations

The students of Texarkana College are expected to obey the laws of the land, the regulations of the College, and to act in keeping with the accepted customs of society. While the administration and discipline committee cannot assume full responsibility for the students when they are not on campus, the college reserves the right to […]

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General Requirements for Admission

Jump to: First Time Freshmen, Transfer, Transient First Time Freshmen Complete the application for admission at applytexas.org. Provide an official high school transcript or GED and all transcripts of credit earned from post-secondary, regionally accredited, institutions. Transfer credits will be evaluated by the Registrar. Provide evidence of immunizations as required by state law as required […]

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General Studies Associate of Arts

The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for the Associate of Arts degree at Texarkana College. Resources Pathway Degree Plan  Freshman Year First Semester Hours ENGL 1301 (core) Composition I 3 HIST 1301 (core) United States History I 3 EDUC/PSYC 1300 (core) Learning Framework 3 MATH (any core course)* […]

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Government

The Texarkana College Board of Trustees consists of seven members. The Board is comprised of representatives from Bowie County Commissioner precincts (one through four) and three at-large representatives.  For names and terms of current trustees, please visit Texarkana College website at www.texarkanacollege.edu/about/board-of-trustees/. Administration of the policies of the Board is delegated to the President of […]

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Grade Point Average (GPA)

The following grades are used in evaluating the student’s work: A, B, C, D1, F, I, and W. Passing grades are A, B, C, and D1; F is failure. The grade “I” indicates incomplete work or absence from examination by excuse.  This incomplete grade must be made up by the end of the next long […]

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Grade Reports

Reports on the work of students will be posted to the student’s academic record at the end of each term. Students may view their grade online by logging into their myTC account.

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Grants

Texarkana College participates in several need-based grant programs that provide funds that do not have to be repaid. Students who wish to apply for any grant or loan must submit a FAFSA. Proceeds from grants and or loans are intended to provide assistance with tuition & fees, books & supplies, and living expenses. Federal Pell […]

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Health Sciences Associate of Science

The following is a suggested course of study which will satisfy the requirements for the Associate of Science degree at Texarkana College. Resources Pathway Degree Plan Freshman Year First Semester Hours BIOL 2301 + 2101 (core) Anatomy & Physiology I + lab 4 ENGL 1301 (core) Composition I 3 HIST 1301 (core) United States History […]

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History of Texarkana College

Texarkana College was established in 1927 as a public junior college and as a branch of the Texarkana, Texas, Public School System governed by the Texarkana Independent School District Board of Trustees. First located at 16th and Pine Streets, the campus was composed of classrooms, laboratories, offices, and a gymnasium. The laboratories and gymnasium were […]

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Industrial Maintenance Associate of Applied Science

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. The Industrial Maintenance program allows the student to earn two one-year certificates (Entry and Advanced) as well as the opportunity to earn an associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Industrial Maintenance. The Industrial Maintenance field is a growing career […]

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Industrial Maintenance One-Year Certificate

This program follows a structured schedule, Monday – Friday from 8 AM to 3 PM. Pathway Degree Plan First Semester Hours ELPT 1325 National Electric Code I 3 CETT 1409 DC-AC Circuits 4 DFTG 1329 Electro-Mechanical Drafting 3 ELPT 1321 Introduction to Electrical Safety and Tools 3 Total 13 Second Semester Hours LEAD 1100 Workforce […]

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Instructional Deans

John Dixon Boyles, Ed. D.Business & Social Science Catherine Howard, Ed. D.Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math Robert Jones, M.S.Students Courtney Shoalmire, M.S.N.Health Sciences Brandon Washington, M. Ed.Workforce & Community and Business Education Mary Ellen Young, Ed. D.Liberal & Performing Arts

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