What is Midlothian Higher Education Center?

Located in the heart of Midlothian, and only 30 minutes from the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, the Midlothian Higher Education Center (MHEC) offers aspiring and returning students a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate classes, as well as excellent degree programs. We’re here to inspire, educate, and support the community in everything we do.

What is a higher education center?

MHEC is a multiple-path education center comprised of three well-known colleges and universities that each have a location in Midlothian. MHEC offers two complete degree programs at Tarleton State University, Texas A&M University-Commerce, and one Associate Degree program at Navarro College. Each college and university has individual degree programs, which gives students a wide variety of options. Best yet, they’re all combined at one central Midlothian location.

Can I get my Bachelor’s degree at MHEC?

Yes! In fact, you can get your Associate’s, Bachelor’s, and Master’s. Start with lower level courses at Navarro College to complete your Associate Degree. Then, jump right into your Bachelor’s degree at Tarleton State University or Texas A&M University-Commerce. Condensed Master’s programs are offered at Tarleton State University and Texas A&M University-Commerce for certain areas of emphasis.

Does MHEC have my preferred degree program?

We offer 16 degree programs ranging from nursing, childhood development, psychology, criminal justice, and business administration—just to name a few. View the full list of degree programs offered at MHEC. If you don’t see your dream degree, let us know; we’re always open to expanding and enhancing our degree programs to reflect the demands of our students.

What if I’ve already earned an Associate’s degree?

That’s the great part about MHEC—there are multiple degree options and university paths. If you’ve already accomplished a two-year degree, bypass Navarro College and go straight to the Bachelor’s degree programs at Tarleton State University or Texas A&M University-Commerce. Regardless of your starting point, going back to college to complete a degree in Midlothian couldn’t be easier.

Why choose Midlothian Higher Education Center?

MHEC provides residents and employers of Midlothian an easy, affordable solution to obtaining a higher education We offer the chance to exceed business workforce requirements, continue a valuable education, and improve sought-after industry skills. Best yet, we’re right down the road!


SOURCE: Midlothian Degrees