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Hands-on Experience!
TSTC students spend more than 60% of their time in active hands-on labs, using the tools required by industry and learning the skills needed to stand out.

The faculty and staff appreciate your interest in the Welding Programs at Texas State Technical College and we would like to take this opportunity to tell you a little bit about our programs.
Helping Hands!
TSTC Admission Advisors can help you every step of the way through the application and enrollment process.

It is never too early to start working toward your future career. The educational training you receive at Texas State Technical College can make you valuable to a future employer. While no degree program can guarantee a particular career or salary, a TSTC education is respected by industry and has a great return on its investment. And getting started is easy. It begins with completing an application online.
College Life
College is meant to be fun, and at TSTC you can join in on the many activities throughout the year!

There is so much more to a college education than what you get in the classroom.

The Student Activities office supports the development of the whole student by offering a variety of quality, extra-curricular activities, and providing opportunities to develop students social, cultural, recreational and leadership experiences.
Job Ready!
The only state funded technical college in Texas, TSTC is one of the largest residential two year colleges in the nation offering programs that keep pace.

Texas State Technical College utilizes the expertise of Industry Advisory Committees in order to give our students a top-notch education. Advisory members guide curriculum development by advising faculty on the skills, knowledge and abilities that employees need. They help to create and equip facilities so students gain experiences that enhance their value to employers.

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Texas State Technical College is the only state-funded technical college system in Texas.  TSTC offers new, emerging and customized curriculum at four colleges: TSTC Harlingen, TSTC Marshall, TSTC Waco and TSTC West Texas, which has campuses in Abilene, Breckenridge, Brownwood and Sweetwater.  In addition, programs and customized training are available at partnership centers throughout the state. TSTC’s statewide role and mission is to efficiently and effectively help Texas meet the high-tech challenges of today’s global economy, in partnership with business and industry, government agencies, and other educational institutions.

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