Texas State Technical College was established to make a stronger state of Texas. TSTC provides occupation-based programs with emphasis on technical careers. The school’s curriculum offers courses in areas of Automotive Technology, Digital Media, Wind Energy Technology and other career fields. TSTC does not have any student groups designed specifically for African-American students, but the school does provide various activities for all students to enjoy. Each year the Student Activities department sponsors activities and trips including Open Jam Nights, Concerts, Talent Shows, Six Flags and skiing. For the guys and girls who love video games, TSTC host X-Box and PS2 Tournaments. Texas State Technical College meets the career demands of Texas by affording students an education that not only enriches their lives but also prepares them to be leaders in their desired fields.

Location: Sweetwater, TX

Type of Institution: Two-year, technical, vocational college

Tuition and Fees (per semester)

     • In-State: $2,145

     • Out-of-State: $4,500

Size: 1,600+ students

Percentage of Men: 43%

Percentage of Women: 57%

Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1

Degrees Offered: Associate’s, Certificate

Colleges/Schools: Agriculture and Natural Resource, Architecture/Construction and Engineering, Business Management and Administration, Health Services, Hospitality, Information and Communication, Transportation

Housing: Housing provided

City Life: Museum, rodeos, historic neighborhoods, flea markets, outdoor festivals, lake, parks, shopping, dining