TJC - Tyler Junior College - Tyler, TX

A bold vision for the future.

Educating everyone -- the path to a better world. The door to your future is always open at TJC.

For 98 years, TJC has helped students find fulfilling careers.

Quality education. Affordable prices. Close to home.

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Isabella Locicero testimonial

There’s an openness here, and the people are helpful. I discovered this ability to choose my own path. TJC was the best thing that could have happened to me.

Isabella LoCicero
Earned a full ride to Baylor on Speech & Debate scholarship

Jameson Black testimonial

Anyone in any position can achieve their goal. Once I heard of this scholarship, I was really blessed with how kind and generous our communities are, especially the Brookshire family, in my case.

Jameson Black
SMU scholarship recipient, provided by Ann and Brad Brookshire

Reece clark

If you’re mechanically inclined, like tools and want to learn and work with your hands, TJC will get you a job in a year as a maintenance guy. This is the best job I’ve ever had.

Reece Clark
Employed at Cardinal Health through an apprentice program with TJC

Degree & Certificate Pathways

Can't decide on a major? That's OK! Pathways help you find a direction without getting too specific. Start taking courses that work towards your broad goal while you decide what you'd like to specialize in.

TJC nursing students Welding student A person giving a presentation at a business meeting People putting their hands into the middle of a circle A person delivering a speech An industrial engineer inspecting equipment in the field

Want to make a difference through medical care? Does the human body intrigue you? If so, the Healthcare Professions Pathway could be for you.

Are you naturally good with your hands? Are you constantly working on a DIY project? If so, the Manufacturing, Transportation & Industry Pathway could be right for you.

Are you full of innovative ideas? Are you driven to find money-making solutions to everyday problems? If so, the Business & Entrepreneurship Pathway could be right for you.

Do you dream of a world where people are free from addictions? Do you connect with kids and enjoy helping them learn new skills? If so, the Public Service Pathway could be right for you.

Do you dream of running an art studio? Do people tell you that you have a way with words? If so, the Creative & Communication Arts Pathway could be right for you.

Are you strong in math or science? Do you always wonder how things work? Do people come to you when they have a question about technology? If so, the Science and Technology Pathway could be right for you.

Comprehensive Master Plan

Our master planning efforts address development needs for TJC’s Central campus and additional sites.

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