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Address: 3201 Pecan Blvd, McAllen, TX 78501-6661
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Very friendly & helpful staff

Attended several parent involvement meetings and appreciate the projector screens on each side of the room for better view of information that was being presented. Great campus... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed December 4, 2015
Anna H
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McAllen, Texas
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Edinburg, Texas
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68 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2016

My wife attended the classes to learn English and she always has a lot of good things to say about the program. I would recommend it.

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1 Thank Ben W
McAllen, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2015

Attended several parent involvement meetings and appreciate the projector screens on each side of the room for better view of information that was being presented. Great campus and all staff willing to help to facilitate finding buildings. Plenty of parking also.

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Thank Anna H
Houston, Texas
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

I am a graduate of this school. It's got many excellent programs but why is it on places to visit? Not a tourist attraction

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2 Thank maybeiwont
McAllen,Texas
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46 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2015

People can cut down this school all they want, but I have seen many individuals coming out making more money with an associate degree than a bachelors degree or then going on to major universities. It has grown from 2000 people to over 14k people, remarkable!

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Thank TexasTravelertx
McAllen, Texas
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66 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2014

I'm currently going to this college its great, classes are small, cost is affordable where I can pay for them myself with out financial aid I plan to get a AAD and transfer over to UT Brownsville and complete my Masters. If you go here is the best idea you can have before going to a bigger University. Good Luck... More 

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3 Thank Jagtx
Edinburg, Texas
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68 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2013

this is where I started my college experience before I transferred over to Texas A&M Kingsville. Kingsville they had no problem accepting all of my STC credits, while Pan AM is the total opposite. Save money here and if you want your B.A's, go to TAMUK.

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3 Thank SNE544
Texas
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34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 8, 2013

STC is rated one of the top 25 two year community colleges in the USA. Obtain AA Degrees or Certificates in various programs.Excellent place to start a college education and can transfer credits to a four year University.

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1 Thank macbobTexas
Rochester
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75 reviews
34 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2012

The Rainbow Room is upstairs or elevator in the Library. There are special speakers and art displays, often.

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Thank DNelson2013
McAllen, Texas
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2012

The campus is beautiful, me and my wife stopped by for an art show. I like to return just to walk around for excercise.

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