Career and Technical Education

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Create your own path with one of these high-demand careers!

Dallas College’s Career and Technical Education programs will prepare you to succeed in the workforce and beyond. With dozens of programs to choose from, each track gives you the ability to earn either an Associate of Applied Science degree or a certificate in highly sought after and in-demand jobs.

Through partnerships with local businesses, we offer on-the-job learning opportunities that give you access to employers and training before graduation. Whether you're interested in fashion, engineering or auto mechanics, Dallas College has a program that will help you advance your career and propel you into success.​

Explore the list below to see which pathway fits your needs.


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Below are links to detailed profiles of some of the degrees, certificates and classes offered at Dallas College.
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Financial Aid and Scholarships

Financial aid is available at all Dallas College campuses. Check with the Financial Aid Office at any campus about the options available to you.

The Dallas College Foundation offers scholarships to students based on academic excellence, achievement, leadership, goals and other factors. With more than 300 scholarship opportunities available each year, you can find the right scholarships to fit your needs.​


Learn To Earn a Living Wage

A living wage is the minimum income necessary to maintain a safe, decent standard of living with the community. Dallas College is committed to educational training for jobs that provide a living wage, as well as providing skills to help you advance, so you can earn a higher salary.


Guided Pathways

Navigating college can be confusing, especially if you are the first in your family to attend. There are lots of moving parts: You need to apply for financial aid, choose courses that lead to a degree, maybe find tutoring …

You also must make important decisions, like what career you want to pursue.

Luckily, you don’t have to take these steps alone — Guided Pathways were created to help you succeed. Learn more about how Guided Pathways will help you achie​ve your goals:



Continuing Education

If you need to learn or develop skills fast and want a program that is affordable but does not offer college credit, check out continuing education courses at Dallas College. Collectively, our campuses offer hundreds of continuing education courses and certificate programs you can take.


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