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Developmental Education

 DE courses are designed to provide students with basic skills
to achieve success in college-level courses
to pass the TSI (Texas Success Initiative) tests.

DE includes courses in English as a Second Language, Developmental Mathematics and Integrated Reading/Writing courses. The instructional formats of DE courses vary and include computer-based, lecture, online, express, weekend, self-paced, and non-course-based formats.

Do DE credits apply to a degree?

Who is required to take DE?

What is Education 1300?

What are Study Skills Seminars?

How many DE courses can a student take?

What if a student has several absences?


Developmental Education Courses and Contacts

Developmental Mathematics

Integrated Reading and Writing (INRW)

English as a Second Language (ESL)


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Advising Help
For assistance with 
registration holds for
Developmental Education, 
see an Academic Advisor at
any Collin campus 

Academic Advisors
Keyona McClellan
SCC - G146
PRC - F131