Through our quality, convenient and flexible academic programs, students at TJC are ready to excel at any level of academic achievement. TJC provides exceptional degree options that prepare you for a fulfilling career or transfer to a university, as well as certificate programs that allow you to directly enter the workforce.
TJC has awarded more than 50,000 academic degrees and certificates to students over the past 90 years, including former deputy director of the CIA, politicians, journalists, playwrights, actors and actresses, professional athletes and business owners.
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Academic Programs & Core Requirements
TJC has over 120 degree & certificate options in a wide variety of fields
Degree Plans A-Z
From Art to Wide Area Network Technology, TJC has more than 120 degree programs to kick start your career.
Take your degree 100% online, or choose one of our hybrid options
Core classes form the basics of a college education
Start your career in the high-paying healthcare industry
Dental Hygine, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Care and more!
Go state-of-the-art with these high-tech majors
Arts & Language
Art, Dance, Theatre, and more! Learn essential concepts in human expression, literature and the arts.
Learn from the best in the business.
If journalism and mass communication is your thing, we have the programs for you.
Follow your calling to teach the next generation of students.
Engineering & Computer Science
Computers, IT, video games, and engineering. World-changing technology starts here.
Jump-start a career in a large variety of fulfilling professions.
Help to make a different in the lives of people at home and around the world.
Science & Mathematics
Get a solid foundational knowledge base at TJC in science or mathematics.
Prepare for a career in the social sciences.
Types of Degrees
We’re the first community college in Texas to offer a four-year Bachelor's of Science in Dental Hygiene.
Our 78 two-year academic programs will arm you with the knowledge and courses needed to succeed in your career and beyond.
Fast-track your way to a successful career with our 43 certificate programs in a wide variety of fields and trades.
Continuing Studies provides lifelong learning for people of all ages to develop personal and professional potential, and upgrade job-related skills.