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KC offers many Professional and Career Education programs and courses designed to get you the skills you need to enter the workforce or improve your skills for advancement. Licenses, industry certifications, and workforce development contracts with business and industry are also available.
Kilgore College Fire training program


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 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

We are thrilled to share some exciting news about one of our own, Lane Johnson, a Kilgore College alumnus making waves both on and off the football field. Lane’s journey from Kilgore College to the NFL has been nothing short of inspirational, and we are proud to announce that he was nominated for the prestigious […]

Kilgore College Adult Education students Katrina Talle and Veronica Gonzalez received student awards for the East Region at the 2024 Texas Association for Literacy and Adult Education (TALAE) Conference on Feb. 16 in San Antonio. In addition to the student accolades, Dianne Lyle, the integrated education and training director for the Adult Education and Literacy […]

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 soon.