Thank you for your interest in the Business, Design And Public Service Division!
As one of El Centro College’s career and technical Divisions, we have a deep and sincere interest in your degree, professional and career development growth. We want to help you expand the scope of your dreams and provide you with the knowledge, skills and confidence to turn your dreams into realities! To accomplish this goal, we offer a variety of stimulating face-to-face, online and hybrid classes that are provided by a committed, highly-trained faculty and staff that is passionate about offering our students cutting-edge business and technology career-focused programs that link learning to the necessary knowledge and skills requirements of today’s global workplace.
Our Division programs vary in length, but all programs culminate in the attainment of an associate degree or a certificate, and some of our programs even offer highly prized industry certifications! To help you decide your program interest, please consider reviewing our renowned Food & Hospitality program that features training in food & hospitality service, culinary, and bakery/pastry. El Centro's top-rated Fashion Marketing program is recognized by the Texas Skill Standards Board, ensuring our graduating students the very best employment and earning opportunities within the retail, wholesale, and apparel manufacturing industries around the world. Likewise our Business Office Systems & Support, Accounting, Business Management, and Fire Technology programs all offer opportunities for successful career placement. Also our distinguished Computer Programming program or our masterful and first-rate Internet Development &Technology or Microsoft Office programs provide numerous opportunities for jobs in the 21st century.
Regardless of your interest, you will find a wealth of information to meet your particular needs, whether you are a prospective student looking to start or advance your career; a faculty or staff member exploring new opportunities; an employer searching for top talent for your organization; or an alumnus or alumna who just want to stay connected with us!
As you review our program offerings, know that our program coordinators and advisors are eager to share our program successes as well as the assortment of support services that are available to assist you in expanding your degree, professional and career development growth dreams!