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The ECC Mission


El Centro College: Changing Lives Through Higher Education

We provide:

  • Freshman and sophomore courses in the liberal arts
  • Workforce education programs leading to associate degrees or certificates
  • Continuing education programs for occupational or cultural enrichment
  • Developmental education programs designed for students who need additional preparation for college work
  • Comprehensive student services including ongoing counseling and guidance to assist students in achieving individual or educational goals
  • Adult literacy and basic skills programs
  • A variety of instructional modes to include on-line and distance education
  • Such other programs and services as may be prescribed by the Texas Coordinating Board, or the DCCCD governing board in the best interest of post-secondary education in Texas