Founded in 1993, South Texas College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate and associate degrees. More than 30,000 students attend STC, and a faculty and staff of more than 1,600 serve STC's five state-of-the-art campuses and one virtual campus.
South Texas College is located in Texas with campuses in McAllen, Weslaco and Rio Grande City. The college also has the Dr. Ramiro R. Casso Nursing and Allied Health Center and the Technology Center in McAllen. In addition, learn from home programs allow students to use the popular online distance education courses. In 2006, the college introduced the first four-year degree, the Bachelor of Applied Technology. This program presents many new and exciting educational opportunities for the students of Hidalgo and Starr counties.
At South Texas College, every faculty and staff member has an impact on the quality of the college’s educational experience. As such, STC offers its faculty and staff many resources in order to create a warm and supportive work environment, including: user-friendly technology, teaching support, wellness programs and much more.
South Texas College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097: Telephone number 404-679-4500, www.sacscoc.org) to award Bachelor's, Associate of Applied Science, Associate of Arts, Associate of Science degrees, and Certificates.