If you’ve been thinking about getting a degree but are faced with family commitments, a full-time work schedule or unreliable transportation, then TSTC’s Online learning might be right for you.
All you need is motivation, a computer and internet access. Earn your degree anytime, anywhere.
TSTC Online degrees and certificates are just as valuable as degrees in face-to-face programs. The difference? Through TSTC Online, eighty-five percent of your instruction and coursework will be completed online through TSTC’s learning management system.
Depending on your program of choice, there may be proctored testing, clinicals, or practicums that will require your physical presence.
TSTC Online hosts a growing number of degrees that can be completed entirely online. Among the 100 percent online programs currently offered:
TSTC also offers a number of Hybrid Degrees. These degrees allow you to complete between 50 to 85 percent of your coursework online and the remainder of courses needed for degree completion are taken at a TSTC location near you.
For a complete listing of these degrees, the percentages offered online, and the host locations, click here: Percentages of TSTC Programs Online
Many traditional students taking face-to-face classes often choose to take online courses just for the convenience of it. TSTC offers more than 100 courses online each semester. For a complete list of courses offered go online at: www.tstc.edu/onlineprograms/home
Why TSTC Online?
Quality: TSTC Online programs and courses are equally valued as the accredited quality curriculum offered at our face-to-face classes on TSTC campuses.
Intentional Course Design: Courses in TSTC Online awards are designed and taught by faculty who are subject-matter experts in their fields and who have relevant real-world experience.
Affordability: TSTC Online awards cost the same as face-to-face classroom instruction. TSTC ranks as one of the most affordable technical institutions in Texas.
Flexibility & Convenience: While you will still have deadlines, you can complete most coursework at your convenience. That might be in the evenings when you come home from work, early mornings before you go to the office or on weekends when you are lounging around in your pajamas.
Faculty-facilitated courses: Our TSTC Online faculty are just an email away. They are committed to support your success on this journey.
Student support: As online students you will have the same support as TSTC’s traditional students. You’ll have access to a learning resource center, tutors, and other student support services. TSTC faculty and advisors will guide you along the way.
For more information go to: Frequently Asked Questions
Please contact the TSTC Online Learning Office. Instructors and staff are on hand to help you with your questions or concerns:
Dr. Gina Cano-Monreal
Associate Vice President – Online Learning
Instructional Technologist II
Important Online Student Information:
All Texas State Technical College online courses must utilize processes that verify your identity as a student enrolled in our online courses. These processes include the use of a secure login and password to access online courses hosted on our Moodle Learning Management System and the use of proctored exams in some online courses.
There are no additional charges associated with TSTC's online learning courses unless you choose to take proctored exams at a location that charges for services.