Programs of Study
CTC students may select from Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Applied Science and a variety of certificate programs. Classroom courses, offered in more than 150 locations, and distance learning courses provide many options for study and allow students to start and finish their degree with CTC. Individual CTC locations may offer the full range of degree programs and services or only those identified through local needs assessments or based on local contractual agreements. The links below provide catalog degree plan information. For more detailed information on the programs, see our Instructional Department pages.
Associate of Arts & Science Degrees
These degrees are designed to allow for the transfer of credits earned at Central Texas College to the bachelor degree requirements at most four-year public colleges and universities. Completion of the 42 semester hours of core curriculum in each degree guarantees transferability of the minimum 42 semester credit hours of state-mandated core curricula toward the general education requirements of a bachelor’s degree program at state supported colleges and universities in Texas.
Select a Degree ASSOCIATE OF ARTS AND SCIENCE DEGREES 2014-2015 - Agriculture Science (AS) - Biology-Organismal (AS) - Biology-Human Biology (AS) - Business Administration (AS) - Chemistry (AS) - Commercial Art (AA) - Drama (AA) - Engineering (AS) - Environmental Science (AS) - General Studies (AA) - Geology (AS) - Interdisciplinary Studies (AA) - Journalism/Communications (AA) - Kinesiology (AS) - Mathematics (AS) - Modern Language (AA) - Music (AA) - Radio/Television Broadcasting (AA) - Social Science (AA) - Teaching Certification (TEAC) (AAT)
Associate of Applied Science Degrees & Certificates
Did you know that many of the highest demand occupations DO NOT require a four-year degree?
Career and Technology Education is a series of courses, combined with hands-on training, that prepare students for careers.
Two year programs lead to an Associate of applied science degrees. Certificates of completion can be completed in less than two years.
Certificate programs are shorter-term and more field-of-study focused programs. Often, they can be used as building blocks to gain employment while continuing work toward a degree.
Select a Degree or Certificate BUSINESS & TECHNOLOGY AVIATION SCIENCE - Aviation Science - Aviation Science (CC) - Aviation Maintenance Technology (NON-TEXAS/Pacific Far East Only) BUSINESS - Applied Management (NON-TEXAS Students Only) - Applied Mgmt w/Computer Applications (NON-TEXAS Students Only) - Applied Mgmt-Military Science Specialization (Europe Only) - Applied Technology - Business Management - Business Management (CC) - Entrepreneurship (CC) - Marketing and Sales Management Specialization - Marketing and Sales Management (CC) - Real Estate Sales Agent (CC) - Real Estate Specialization COMPUTER SCIENCE - Programmer/Analyst - Computer Helpdesk Specialist (CC) - Information Security - Information Security Specialist (CC) - Information Technology - IT Industry Certification Preparation Program - Learn More... - Network Specialist(CC) - Network Systems Administrator - Web Design Basics (CC) DRAFTING AND DESIGN - Computer-Aided Drafting and Design - Computer-Aided Drafting and Design (CC) ELECTRONICS - Communications Electronics (Europe Only) - Computer Electronics - Computer Electronics Technology (CC) - Network Professional Specialization - Network Professional Specialization (CC) - Networking & Network Security (CC) - Networking & Network Telephony (VoiP) (CC) - Networking & Wireless Networking (CC) GRAPHICS AND PRINTING TECHNOLOGY - Graphics and Printing - Graphics and Printing Technology (CC2) - Graphics and Printing Technology Graphic Design (CC) - Graphics and Printing Technology Press Operations (CC) HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT - Baking (CC) - Culinary Arts - Culinary Arts (CC) - Food and Beverage Mgmt Specialization - Food and Beverage Mgmt (CC) - Hotel Mgmt Specialization - Institutional Food Service Operations (CC) - Property Mgmt Advanced (CC) - Restaurant and Culinary Mgmt - Restaurant Skills (CC) - Rooms Division (CC) OFFICE TECHNOLOGY - Executive Assistant - Administrative Support (CC) - Office Assistant (CC) - Office Information Mgmt (CC) - Office Management - Office Management (CC1) - Office Management (CC2) - Software Applications Specialist (CC) RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING - Radio Broadcasting (CC) - Television/Radio/Broadcasting (CC) HEALTH CAREERS EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY - Emergency Medical Technology - EMT Paramedic (CC) MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN - Medical Laboratory Technician MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES - At-Risk Youth Specialization - At-Risk Youth Specialization Adv Certificate (CC) - Chemical Dependency Specialization - Chemical Dependency Counseling (CC) - Criminal Justice Addictions (CC) - Social Work Specialization - Basic Mental Health Professional (CC) - Substance Abuse Prevention Specialist (CC) DEPARTMENT OF NURSING - Nursing Associate Degree - Nursing Associate Degree-Spring 2015 Admission - Nursing Option for Articulating Student - Nursing Option for Articulating Student-Spring 2015 Admission - Vocational Nursing (CC)-Fall 2014 Admission - Vocational Nursing (CC)-Spring 2015 Admission HEALTH MANAGEMENT (OFFICE TECHNOLOGY) - Health Information Mgmt (CC) - Medical Office Specialist (CC) - Medical Coding and Billing (CC) - Medical Secretary (CC) - Medical Documentation Specialist (CC) INDUSTRIAL TRADES AND AGRICULTURE AGRICULTURE - Agriculture Industries (CC) - Equine Specialization (CC) - Horticulture Specialization (CC) - Production Specialization (CC) AUTOMOTIVE MECHANIC - Automotive Mechanic/Technician - Automotive System Specialist (CC) - Automotive Technician (CC) - Automotive Tune-Up Specialist (CC) DIESEL - Diesel Engine Mechanic and Repairer - Diesel Engine Specialist (CC) - Diesel System Specialist (CC) - Diesel Technician (CC) HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING - Commercial Heating, A/C and Refrigeration (CC) - Heating, A/C and Refrigeration (CC) - Heating, A/C and Refrigeration Mechanic and Repairer - Residential Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (CC) MAINTENANCE TECHNOLOGY - Building Trades (CC) - Carpentry Trades (CC) - Construction Trades (CC) - Maintenance Technology - Residential Construction (CC-Brady Only) WELDING TECHNOLOGY - Farm and Ranch (CC) - Industrial (CC) - Structural (CC) - Welding - Welding Technology (CC) PUBLIC SERVICE AND EDUCATION CHILD DEVELOPMENT - Administrator's Credentials (CC) - Child Development Associate (MSA) - Child Development - Child Development (CC) HOMELAND SECURITY/PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION - Homeland Security and Emergency Management - Homeland Security and Emergency Management (CC) LEGAL ASSISTANT - Paralegal/Legal Assistant PROTECTIVE SERVICES - Criminal Justice - Criminal Justice Corrections Specialization - Criminal Justice Studies w/Specialization (CC) - Fire Protection (C&I) - Fire Protection (CC C&I) - Fire Protection Technology (WE Courses)
The following programs may be completed via distance education (
online or other delivery mode).
Select a Degree Applied Technology Applied Mgmt (NON-TEXAS students only) Applied Mgmt w/Computer Applications (NON-TEXAS students only) At-Risk Youth Specialization Business Administration Business Mgmt Business Mgmt-Marketing & Sales Mgmt Specialization Chemical Dependency Specialization Child Development Computer Science - Information Security Computer Science - Information Technology Computer Science - Network Systems Administrator Computer Science - Programmer Analyst Criminal Justice Criminal Justice Corrections Specialization Executive Assistant General Studies Homeland Security and Emergency Management Hospitality Mgmt-Food & Beverage Mgmt Specialization Hospitality Mgmt-Hotel Mgmt Specialization Interdisciplinary Studies Mathematics Modern Language Office Management Social Science Social Work Specialization Teaching Certification
Select a Certificate Administrative Support Basic Mental Health Professional At-Risk Youth Advanced Certificate Business Mgmt Business Mgmt-Entrepreneurship Business Mgmt-Marketing & Sales Mgmt Chemical Dependency Counseling Child Development Child Development-Administrator's Credentials Computer Helpdesk Specialist Criminal Justice Addictions Criminal Justice Corrections Specialization Criminal Justice Studies Specialization Homeland Security and Emergency Management Hospitality Mgmt-Food & Beverage Mgmt Hospitality Mgmt-Property Mgmt Advanced Hospitality Mgmt-Rooms Division Information Security Specialist IT Industry Certification Preparation Program -- Learn More... Medical Coding and Billing Medical Office Specialist Medical Documentation Specialist -- Learn More... Network Specialist Office Assistant Office Mgmt-Levels 1 & 2 Software Applications Specialist Software Development and Testing Specialist Web Design Basics
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Military Specific Programs of Study
Take advantage of evaluated credit from your military training and education! Explore military-specific degree maps to plan your path to a degree.
High School Completion & GED
CTC offers two options for adults seeking to complete a high school degree or pass the high school equivalency exam (GED).