Sul Ross – SWTJC
The Rio Grande College of Sul Ross State University, with sites at Del Rio, Eagle Pass and Uvalde, serves 13 counties in Southwest Texas. Sometimes referred to as the Southwest Texas Badlands, this area is known for its fields of purple sage and its Old West ambiance.
Rio Grande College is located on the Texas-Mexico border, the area includes two of the five highest-volume ports to our southern neighbor.
The Academic Programs
The college offers junior, senior and graduate coursework with programs in liberal arts, business and teacher education at all sites. Some business courses are also offered on the Laughlin Air Force Base near Del Rio.
The Eagle Pass Campus
The Eagle Pass campus of Rio Grande College offers courses in buildings which include computer laboratories and learning centers on the eastern edge of the city. It alsoÂ houses the central offices of the admissions and records, financial assistance and student affairs.
The regional Small Business Development Center has its main office on the Eagle Pass campus as well.
Southwest Texas Junior College
Southwest Texas Junior College is a comprehensive, public, two-year college serving eleven counties in southwest Texas. College programs and services provide accessible, affordable, high-quality post-secondary education that prepares students to: 1) enter the job market, 2) transfer to senior colleges and universities, 3) pursue their professional and personal goals. Through its programs and services, the college equitably provides higher education opportunities and supports the economic growth of the community.