International Students • General Information About Midland College

 

MIDLAND COLLEGE

 

Midland College is a comprehensive institution of higher education offering a Bachelor of Applied Technology degree, associate degree programs in both academic and technical areas, plus one-year certificate programs. Midland College is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools as well as all state agencies and appropriate professional licensure associations. Established in 1972, Midland College occupies a beautiful 163-acre campus in the northern part of Midland, Texas. Located in West Texas, midway between Fort Worth and El Paso, Midland is a growing, dynamic city of about 100,000 residents.

 

ROLES OF MIDLAND COLLEGE

 

Midland College fulfills three main educational needs: 1) The Bachelor of Applied Technology degree and university-parallel courses for the first two years of other baccalaureate degrees ; 2) Occupational-technical courses designed to meet local employment and retraining needs; and 3) non-credit continuing education courses for general population of the area.

 

COURSE OFFERINGS

 

Midland College offers the Bachelor of Applied Technology degree. Midland College also offers Associate Degree programs in the following fields:

 

Accounting
Air Conditioning, Heating, Refrigeration
     Technology 
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling
Art
Automotive Technology
Aviation Maintenance Technology
Biology
Business Administration
Business Systems
Chemistry
Child Care and Development
Communications
Computer Information Systems
Computer Graphics Technology
Cosmetology 
Criminal Justice
Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Drama
Economics
Education
Emergency Medical Services
English
Fire Protection Technology
Foreign Language
Geology
Government/Political Science

Health Careers
Health Information Technology
History
Information Technology
    Business Computer Applications
    Computer Maintenance / Electronics
    Data Management
    Networking
    Programming
Kinesiology
Law Enforcement 
Legal Assistant
Math
Modern Languages 
Music
Nursing
Physics
Professional Pilot 
Psychology/Social Work
Radiography
Respiratory Care
Sociology/Anthropology 
Social Work
Speech 
Veterinary Technology
Welding Technology

EDUCATION AT MIDLAND COLLEGE
Small classes, modern facilities, dormitories, convenience, low cost, and dedicated instructors make Midland College attractive for your educational needs. Daytime or evening classes make it easy to fit college into your schedule.

STUDENT ACTIVITIES
A full-time Student Activities Director plans events and competitions for all students. Numerous special interest clubs, art shows, musical presentations, lectures, films, drama productions, and special events offer attractive choices for students. Intramural sports (often coed) are available in many areas.

CHAPARRAL ATHLETICS
The college athletic teams, whose mascot is the speedy chaparral (roadrunner), participate at conference and national levels in men’s and women’s basketball, men’s golf, men’s baseball and women’s softball and women’s volleyball. The 5,000-seat Al G. Langford Chaparral Center is home for the Midland College basketball team, but hosts numerous other events. There’s a 18-court tennis center, plus the well-equipped Physical Education Building and outdoor playing fields

 

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, WRITE OR CALL:

Office of Student Services 
Midland College 
3600 N. Garfield 
Midland, Texas 79705

Telephone: (432) 685-4501
Fax Number: (432) 685-4623
e-mail: sgrinnan@midland.edu