Collin College

Collin College employs over 2,200 at 7 campus locations, 2 of which are in Plano. The college serves an annual enrollment of more than 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certification programs. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development to area businesses both onsite and over the Internet.

Collin Technical Campus 

Opened in fall of 2020, the 340,000-square foot campus hosts new and expanded technical education programs designed to prepare students for some of the most in-demand fields in Collin County. Programs include: automotive, construction, healthcare, information technology and manufacturing. At full capacity, the campus will host up to 7,100 students. 


The Collin Higher Education Center is in neighboring McKinney, Texas. The college has partnership agreements with:

  • Austin College
  • Baylor University
  • Dallas Baptist University
  • Southern Methodist University
  • Texas A&M University-Commerce
  • Texas Tech University
  • Texas Woman's University
  • Texas Wesleyan University
  • The University of Texas at Dallas
  • University of North Texas
The university partnerships provide bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees at the new center.