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Non-credit career education and training. KC offers many occupational courses and programs. Workforce Development contracts with business and industry to provide non-credit courses and programs designed to meet courses and programs designed to meet specific industrial needs.


The Kilgore College Fire Academy is recognized by the State of Texas as an EXEMPLARY PROGRAM and is accredited by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection, State Firefighters’ and Fire Marshals’ Association and Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
The ETPA is dedicated to meeting the pre-service and in-service training needs of the officers, agencies, and communities of Northeast Texas. ETPA has provided and communities of Northeast Texas. ETPA has provided and communities of Northeast Texas. ETPA has provided the East Texas Council of Governments and Ark-Tex Council of Governments service delivery areas.


Is at our core

A core curriculum is defined by the state of Texas as “curriculum in the liberal arts, humanities, sciences, political, social, and cultural history, that all graduates of an institution of higher education are required to complete before receiving a baccalaureate degree.”

KC’s Core Curriculum consists of 42 semester credit hours that will transfer to any public college or university in Texas.

After completing the core, a student may need only 18 additional semester credit hours to receive an Associate of Arts or an Associate of Science degree.

News & Events

Kilgore College Theatre is proud to present Oscar Wilde’s famous comedy of manners, “The Importance of Being Earnest,” Oct. 12-15 in Van Cliburn Auditorium. The play is set for 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 12-14, with a matinee performance at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15. General admission tickets are $7 for KC students with […]

Kilgore College will host the KC GenCyber Teacher Workshop next summer thanks to a $132,274 grant from GenCyber. The GenCyber program funds summer camps across the country, and is financially supported by the National Security Agency, the National Science Foundation and other federal partners. The workshop will teach 30 middle school and high school teachers […]

new bridge is coming soon!

Watch construction from start-to-finish on the 24-hour live camera feed. The pedestrian bridge is expected to be completed in November of 2023.