Originally established in 1926, Texas Southmost College offers the first two years toward a bachelor’s degree, along with career and technical education leading to certificates and associate's degrees, college preparatory studies to prepare students for college-level work, workforce training, and continuing education.

TSC recently earned the prestigious STAR award from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. This honor recognizes the college's outstanding achievement in producing consistent and aligned educational outcomes for all students, particularly students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds. TSC offers more than 50 programs of study leading to an associate's degree or certificate.