Tyler Junior College

Perkins Grants Guidelines


To be eligible for Perkins Grant consideration, you must be majoring in one of the following AAS degrees or certificates.

·         Automotive Technology (AAS)

          o   Engine Performance (Certificate)

          o   Chassis and Drive Train  (Certificate)

Business Management  (AAS)

          o   Bookkeeping  (Certificate)

          o   Management Specialty Leadership  (Certificate)

          o   Retail management  (Certificate)

          o   Small Business  (Certificate)

·         Child Development/Early Childhood  (AAS)

          o   Child Development/Early Childhood   (Certificate)

          o   Administrator's Credential  (Certificate)

          o   Infant and Toddler Caregiver  (Certificate)

          o   Preschool Teaching  (Certificate)

          o   Marketable Skills Achievement Award/The Early Childhood Professional  (Certificate)

·         Computer Information Systems  (AAS)

          o   System Administration  (Certificate)

          o   Advanced System Administration  (Certificate)

          o   Desktop Support Technician  (Certificate)

         o   WAN Technology  (Certificate)

·         Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Investigations  (AAS)

·         Dental Hygiene  (AAS)

·         Diagnostic Medical Sonography  (AAS)

          o   Vascular Technology  (Certificate)

·         Electrical/Electronic Controls Technology  (AAS)

          o   Electrical/Electronic Controls Technology  (Certificate)

·         Emergency Medical Service Professions  (AAS)

          o   Paramedic Option  (Certificate)

·         Engineering Design Technology  (AAS)

          Computer-Aided Drafting  (Certificate)

·         Engineering Design Technology - Process Piping Design  (AAS)

·         Fire Protection Technology  (AAS)

          o   Fire Protection Technology - Level I  (Certificate)

          o   Fire Protection Technology - Level II  (Certificate)

·         Game and Simulation Development - Graphics (AAS)

·         Game and Simulation Development - Programming (AAS)

          o   Game Design  (Certificate)

·         Health Information Technology  (AAS)
Healthcare Administration  (AAS)

·         Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology  (AAS)

          o   Air Conditioning  (Certificate)

          o   Commercial Refrigeration  (Certificate)

·         Human Services - Addiction Counselor Training Program  (AAS)

          o   Addiction Counseling  (Certificate)

          o   Community Health Worker  (Certificate)

·         Medical Laboratory Technology  (AAS)

          o   Marketable Skills Achievement Award in Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant  (Certificate)

·         Medical Office Management  (AAS)

          o   Medical Office Management  (Certificate)

          o   Medical Insurance Coding Specialist  (Certificate)

·         Nursing - ADN   (AAS)

          Vocational (VNE) Nursing  (Certificate)

·         LVN - ADN Transition  (AAS)

·         Paramedic - ADN Transition  (AAS)

·         Occupational Therapy Assistant  (AAS)

·         Paralegal  (AAS)

·         Power Plant Technology  (AAS)

          o   Power Plant Technology  (Certificate)

·         Professional Tennis Management (AAS)

          o   Professional Tennis Management  (Certificate)

·         Public Administration  (AAS)

          o   Public Administration  (Certificate)

          o  Marketable Skills Achievement Award in Public Administration  (Certificate)

          o  Marketable Skills Achievement Award in Leadership in Public Administration  (Certificate)

·         Radiologic Technology  (AAS)

·         Respiratory Care  (AAS)

          Polysomnography   (Certificate)

·         Sign Language Interpreting - Interpreter Training Program  (AAS)

          o   Sign Language Interpreting  (Certificate)

          o   ASL Skills  (Certificate)

·         Surgical Technology  (AAS)

          o   Surgical Technology  (Certificate)

·         Surveying and Mapping Technology  (AAS)

          o   Surveying and Mapping Technology  (Certificate)

  • Veterinary Technology  (AAS)

·         Vision Care Technology  (Certificate)

·         Visual Communications  (AAS)

          o   Graphic Design  (Certificate)

          o   Photography  (Certificate)

·         Visual Communications - Web Development  (AAS)

          o   Visual Communications - Web Development  (Certificate)

·         Welding Technology  (AAS)

          o   Entry Level Option  (Certificate)

          o   Advanced Level Option  (Certificate)

·         Wellness and Exercise Specialist  (AAS)

          o   Wellness and Exercise Specialist  (Certificate)

*In these health science programs, Certificates of Proficiency will only be awarded provided each required course is completed with a minimum grade of "C."

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Michele Freeman
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Email: mfre@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2391