TSTC procures goods and services in an effective and efficient manner in accordance with state and federal regulations, where applicable. TSTC may acquire goods or service by the method that provides the best value to the college. Procurement of goods and services under $2,000 are delegated to individual departments after completion of required training. All other purchases are procured by the Purchasing Office of each college. Before anyone may purchase goods a purchase order must be entered into the Colleague accounting system.