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Study at El Centro College

El Centro College, also referred to as ECC, is a coeducational, community college located in Dallas, Texas, United States. It was established in 1966 as the first campus of the Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD). In addition to its physical campus located in Dallas, the College has an online presence, offering a number of courses in distance learning mode. The academic departments under ECC include the following:
  • Arts and Science
  • Business and Public Service
  • Continuing/Workforce Education
  • Communications, Mathematics, Developmental Studies, and Teacher Preparation
  • Health and Legal Careers
  • Information Technology Programs and Systems Support
The old Sanger Harris Department Store building, where classes were initially held, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Profile of El Centro CollegeEl Camino is located in a large city, in Dallas, TX. The school is a public institution. Degree levels at El Camino top out at the Associate's degree.

Course Topics

Students at the school often study law, nursing and emergency medicine, and cooking and culinary arts.

El Camino Selectivity

El Camino maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Enrolment

The school offers classes to 6, 680 students (3, 304 full-time equivalent). Minorities are common at El Camino. El Camino Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Nursing and Emergency Medicine240registered nursing, licensed practical nurse, EMT paramedic
Medical Support and Technology108medical assistant, radiographer, sonography and ultrasound tech, surgical tech, medical lab tech, cardiovascular tech, respiratory care tech
Liberal Arts95general studies, interdisciplinary studies
Cooking and Culinary Arts67chef training, pastry
Law62legal assistant
Computer Science and Engineering43computer networking, data processing tech, web design, computer programming
Business and Management40accounting, business management, MIS, apparel marketing, business
Design15interior design, fashion design
office and Administration9receptionist, office data entry, executive secretary
Medical administration6medical transcription, medical records tech
Science and Laboratory Technician5biology tech
Security and Law Enforcement2criminal justice and safety
Contact: El CaminoEl Centro College

801 Main

Dallas, TX 75202-3604

General Phone: (214) 860-2037


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