Dallas County Community College District

    Dallas County Community College District


    We believe you can succeed!

    Reach your goals with our credit and noncredit programs, convenient schedules and low-cost tuition.

    Start Your Path to Success

    As you navigate college, you now have a tool to guide you through community college: your guided pathway. Your guided pathway will help you find the courses you need to take to prepare you for success in college and your career. Find the right courses to get the career you want.

    Find Your Guided Pathway


    “The best part of the program was the teachers. They are knowledgeable in their field because they work in it, and they are caring people.”
    —Vanessa H. Nguyen, RRT Respiratory Therapist, Methodist Dallas Medical Center


    Honoring and Supporting Those Who Serve

    ​DCCCD has joined TXServes – North Texas in providing opportunities, resources and activities to the district’s military-connected students, their families and the community.

    Dallas Culinary Education and Training Takes Big Leap Forward in 2020 With El Centro Program Expansion

    ​To kick off a new name and an additional location, the culinary program is starting the year with a series of celebrity chef “experiences” in January.

    El Centro College Receives 2019 Star Award for Triple Credit Model Fire Academy

    ​​The distinction, presented by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, recognizes institutions of higher learning for their exceptional contributions toward supporting student access and success.

    DCCCD Represented Among D CEO’s 'Dallas 500' for 2020

    ​D Magazine’s D CEO recently revealed the 500 leaders featured in the 2020 edition of the Dallas 500, which includes El Centro College President José Adames and Chancellor Joe May.​

    DCCCD Foundation Announces New Board Members

    ​Five civic and business leaders have been appointed to the board: Manuel Diaz, Chad Houser, Alicia Makaye, Ann Margolin and Alfreda B. Norman.
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    Stay Alert and Stay Safe

    • The CARE Team responds to individuals who are struggling to maintain essential needs (food, shelter, etc.) and/or who are demonstrating concerning behaviors.
    • Title IX coordinators respond to individuals who have been victims of gender-based discrimination, harassment or sexual misconduct.
    • The Police respond to immediate threats to life and property.
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    Strengthen Your Workforce

    Since 1965, the Dallas Community Colleges have served as a leader in workforce development. We partner with businesses of all kinds and sizes to train and retrain employees.

    Train Your Workforce