Texarkana College now offers co-enrollment of GED and a Workforce Level One Certification in the area of Office Careers and Welding.

Level 1 Certificate Pathways

Welder’s Helper: One Semester Certificate → One-year certificate → Associate’s of Applied Science

Office Careers: One Semester Certificate → Two Semester certificate → One-year certificate → Medical Office Procedural One-year certificate (optional) → Associate’s of Applied Science

Office Careers
Associate of Applied Science

6 semesters

Welding Technology
Associate of Applied Science

3 semesters




One Year Certificate or (Optional) One Year Medical Office Procedures Certificate

One-Year Certificate

Two Semester Certificate



Office Careers

Welder’s Helper

↑  First Semester Earn GED & Level 1 Certificate  ↑

Program Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must be actively seeking a GED
  • Must complete and return an application and pass an interview process


  • Attendance is expected, see TC Student Handbook Part II: Rules & Regulations
  • College ready attitude
  • Complete FAFSA form
  • Complete High School Equivalency test
  • Continue college work or workforce certification program

Additional info

  • Monetary assistance may be available for GED seekers through Adult Basic Education.
  • Payment plans may be available for tuition.

Upcoming Events

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GED classes are held in the Physical Science Building #8 on the campus map

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For more information contact

Texarkana College: 903-823-3418 or 903-823-3085

Adult Education and Literacy
903-793-5632 ext. 1711