Texarkana College is proud to partner with the U.S. Army and TexAmericas Center to provide a state of the art technical and educational facility designed to meet the diverse needs of Red River Army Depot and the surrounding community. Located in Hooks, Texas outside the gates of Red River Army Depot, TC@TexAmericas Center is a great place for people from the community of Hooks, New Boston, DeKalb and the surrounding areas to attend academic classes and workforce training.

While the TC at TexAmericas Center is designed to meet both the educational and workforce needs of the surrounding area, its is also capable of supporting the training and education mission of Red River Army Depot. The over 5000 employees of Red River Army Depot and its’ associated contractors can use the facility to develop their technical skills and progress toward degree completions.

Diesel Technology

TC@TexAmericas Center offers a comprehensive Diesel Technology program. The Diesel Technology 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 as technicians while some go on to start their own business. A background in Diesel Technology can be a valuable asset in a number of industries.  Learn more about Diesel Technology at Texarkana College.

Professional Driving Academy

Our professional truck driving program will prepare you to take Department of Transportation exams, including the general knowledge, Class A and B, Combination Vehicle, and Air Brakes exams after only four weeks of training. Learn more.


TC@TexAmericas Center offers a comprehensive welding program.  Courses are offered in all areas of welding through fabrication and welding exotic materials that can lead to a journeyman certification. Learn more about welding at Texarkana College.

15 James Carlow Drive
New Boston, TX 75570

For more information

Scotty Hayes
Director of TC TexAmericas Center
(903) 823-3110

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