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
Scheduled to open in the fall of 2020, the 360,000-square foot campus will host new and expanded technical education programs designed to prepare students for some of the most in-demand fields in Collin County. Programs include: pharmacy tech, physical therapy assistant, automotive service technicians and construction trade and management. At full capacity, the campus will host up to 5,000 students.
The Collin Higher Education Center is in neighboring McKinney, Texas. The college has partnership agreements with:
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.