Instructional Areas

Galveston College meets the educational needs of the communites we serve by providing academic transfer, workforce education, continuing education and developmental programs.  In all of these programs the college maintains high standards and encourages innovative teaching methods that take full advantage of technological advances.

Academic Transfer Programs

Galveston College offers comprehensive academic programs to provide the first two years of a general education and to prepare our students for success at senior colleges and universities. We provide transfer counseling to our students and maintain relationships with four-year colleges and universities to ensure that our courses will transfer.

Workforce Education

Galveston College provides technical education programs that prepare students for specific careers and vocations. Faculty work with students to help them acquire the skills they will need to meet the changing demands of the job market.

Continuing Education Programs

Galveston College Continuing Education offers educational solutions to those seeking job skills, professional development and/or personal growth opportunities. Individuals may choose from courses ranging from adult basic literacy to workforce development to leisure classes. The College also provides customized contract training services--including assessments, training and technical assistance, and grant support--for the business and industry communities.

Developmental Programs

Recognizing the diversity of the communities we serve, Galveston College offers non-credit courses in English, Reading, Mathematics and study skills to prepare our students for success in all college-level educational programs.

Updated 2/19/2015 - Content Author mgarcia