Distance Learning

South Texas College's Distance Learning Department offers students flexible and convenient opportunities to complete their education.

STC offers Online Associate Programs in the following fields:

  • Accounting
  • Anthropology
  • Business Administration - Transfer Plan
  • Communication Studies
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Education - Elementary
  • Education - 4-8 Generalist
  • Education - Secondary
  • English
  • Political Science (Government)
  • Human Resource Specialist
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Language and Cultural Studies-Spanish Concentration
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Social Work

STC also offers Certificates in the following fields:

  • Accounting Clerk
  • Administration of Early Childhood Programs
  • Computer Applications Specialist
  • Employee and Labor Relations Assistant
  • Human Resources Assistant
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Payroll Assistant
  • Recruiter Assistant

STC also offers Bachelor of Applied Technology degrees in the following fields:

  • Technology Management
  • Computer and Information Technologies
  • Medical and Health Services Management
  • Organizational Leadership

Distance Learning Courses are offered in a variety of formats: Online, Hybrid, Web-Enhanced, and Videoconferencing.

  • Online coursework may be completed from any computer that has Internet access.
  • Some instructors require students to take proctored exams. Check the course list for specific information.
  • Hybrid classes divide class meeting-time between online and on-campus locations.
  • Web-Enhanced courses meet on campus as regularly scheduled and have a web component that is either required or elective at the instructor’s discretion.

Information about Distance Learning at South Texas College is available at: http://www.southtexascollege.edu/online/ or email vcadvising@southtexascollege.edu or by calling 956.872.2598.