North Central Texas College

North Central Texas College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees and certificates of completion. Questions about the accreditation of North Central Texas College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (

Our Core Values


The College District is accountable to its students, colleagues and the community and holds the following values to be fundamental:

Quality Education
NCTC is passionate about providing access to higher education. Its highly qualified faculty and staff and student-centered programs and services reflect NCTC’s commitment to excellence.

NCTC is committed to build capacity where students, faculty and staff can be authentic, learn and grow in an environment that ensures equity and embraces diversity and inclusion in all aspects of NCTC life.

NCTC continues to embrace creative ideas, technology and challenging initiatives.

NCTC is committed to helping our students through a culture of caring and data support to address and eliminate barriers to student success.

NCTC strives in all that we do to do it with integrity and institutional excellence.

BULLETIN • Volume 87
© 2019, North Central Texas Community College District

NOTICE: All information printed in this edition of the Bulletin of North Central Texas College is subject to change by the Board of Regents and Administration. Every effort is made to make the information contained herein as complete and accurate as possible; however, changes may occur at any time in requirements, deadlines, fees, curricula, courses listed/offered and times offered. Course numbers and descriptions may change from previous Bulletins/Schedules/Catalogs, and such changes will be on record in the offices of the Provost, the Instructional Deans, Vice Chancellor of Student Services, and Vice Chancellor of Financial Services.