South Texas College Campuses
South Texas College has locations conveniently located throughout Hidalgo and Starr counties. The Pecan Campus in McAllen, Mid-Valley Campus in Weslaco and Starr County Campus in Rio Grande City offer traditional college programs. The Nursing Allied Health Campus and the Technology Campus in McAllen provide specialized training for students entering the workforce. In addition, South Texas College has Workforce Training Centers at the Technology Campus and the Mid-Valley and Starr County campuses.
Our satellite centers offer a great alternative for students who would normally have to commute to campus.
La Joya Teaching Center
603 N. Coyote Drive, La Joya, Texas (Jimmy Carter Building)
Pharr College & Career Teaching Center
1100 E. Hwy 83, Pharr, Texas
Phone: (956) 447-6635
Fax: (956) 447-6673
400 N. Border
Weslaco, TX 78596
The Mid-Valley Campus opened its doors in the fall of 2000 to bring higher education opportunities closer to home for the citizens of the area. The 46.5 acre campus has several state-of-the art facilities, including two large academic buildings, a library, Student Success Center, Student Services Building, Workforce Center and event pavilion.
The campus is located in Weslaco, which is the heart of the Rio Grande Valley.
It is home to more than 3,400 students.
Interim Dean for Nursing and Allied Health
Phone: (956) 872-3142
Fax: (956) 872-3115
Nursing & Allied Health Campus
1101 E. Vermont
McAllen, TX 78501
The Dr. Ramiro R. Casso Nursing and Allied Health Campus is strategically positioned in the heart of McAllen's growing medical and hospital center. The campus is surrounded by hospitals, cancer treatment and surgical centers, and multiple clinics and health care offices. This close proximity allows students quick access to a variety of clinical rotations and opportunities to expand their skills and knowledge.
Students learn in professional settings with state-of-the-art equipment. From life-like robots that simulate patient requests and illnesses to a complete in-house pharmacy environment, the campus is second to none in the Rio Grande Valley in preparing students for careers in the highly rewarding and competitive fields of nursing and allied health.
3201 W. Pecan
McAllen, TX 78501
Although located in Hidalgo County, the Pecan Campus services students from the entire Rio Grande Valley. The campus offers comprehensive courses for college transfer to four-year institutions as well as vocational, technical and continuing education courses.
- Human Resources (2501)
- Research & Analytical Services (2501)
- Institutional Effectiveness & Assessment (2501)
- Police Department (2509)
- Kinesiology, Health & Wellness (2517)
- Security (2519)
- GED Testing Center (2603)
- Kinesiology Office (2607)
- Music Department (2613)
- Continuing Education (2621)
- Cashiers (2621)
Dr. Arturo Montiel
Office: Starr County A-113
Phone: (956) 488-5808
Fax: (956) 487-8798
Starr County Campus
142 FM 3167
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
On behalf of South Texas College, it is a special privilege to welcome you to the Starr County Campus. We are pleased that you have chosen STC to pursue your career goals. You can be sure that everyone associated with STC and the Starr County Campus will do his/her best to provide quality learning experiences and a supportive educational environment for you.
We are here to assist you to be a successful college student. Please communicate to us your thoughts about the quality of instruction, facilities, parking, or other pertinent matters
Dean, Division of Business & Technology
Office: Tech Campus E-1.102
Phone: (956) 872-6116
Fax: (956) 872-2762
3700 W. Military Hwy.
McAllen, TX 78501
South Texas College’s Technology Campus is a true jewel situated in Hidalgo County's busy McAllen Foreign Trade Zone. The state-of-the-art facility provides a wide range of electronic training labs, technical machinery labs and classrooms to prepare students for careers to meet the targeted workforce needs of this vital and growing area. Courses of study range from business administration to precision manufacturing, computer science, diesel technology, and computer aided drafting and design.
The campus is also home to the college's largest Workforce Training Center, which provides customized training programs to area employers in a number of technical and managerial skill areas.