Higher Education: Great Schools and Opportunities
Interested in an advanced degree or ready to go back to school? With a wealth of two-year and technical/trade colleges; a thriving community college system in both Dallas and Forth Worth private colleges and universities and public four-year colleges and universities the Dallas-Fort Worth area offers multiple options for new and returning students.
Consider that in Fort Worth there are more than 250,000 students enrolled in higher education here with more than 35,000 degrees awarded annually. Dallas and Fort Worth area colleges and universi- ties include Southern Methodist University Texas Woman’s University (Denton) Dallas County Community College District Univer- sity of Texas at Arlington Collin County Community College District University of Texas at Dallas University of North Texas Tarrant County College Texas Wesleyan University Texas Christian University Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Remington College Everest College and the College of St. Thomas More.
According to research about half of the college students enrolled locally in the Dallas area attend one of the nine public community colleges that host more than 20 campuses in the region. Others attend one