Panola College Catalog


Panola College
1109 W. Panola
Carthage, Texas 75633
(903) 693-2000

Most students who attend Panola College select courses to enhance their skills or to transfer to a four-year institution. This catalog is a guide for the individual student’s learning and success in reaching his or her desired goal. 

This catalog has been prepared from existing policies and information obtained from appropriate Panola College officials. The catalog is informational in its purpose and does not constitute a contract between Panola College and any person or entity. To the extent that any content of this catalog conflicts with or is inconsistent with Panola College policies (current or as amended in the future), then College policies will control and govern. All Panola College policies may be found online in the Board Policy Manual. Additional guidance is also available in the Panola College student handbook, The Pathfinder - Student Handbook. The content is current as of the date of publication but is subject to modification and change at any time in order to accommodate changes in educational plans, resources, policies, procedures, and administrative, state, and federal regulations.

Not all courses listed in this catalog are offered each semester. The College reserves the right to select the courses to be offered during any session. Each semester the College produces an online schedule of courses to be offered. Schedules are made public and available to students as early as possible prior to the beginning of each Fall, Winter, Spring, May, and Summer term.

This catalog goes into effect Fall 2024.

Published: March 22, 2024

Panola College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award Associate Degrees. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Panola College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website.  

Panola College is an Equal Opportunity Institution that provides educational and employment opportunities on the basis of merit and without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.

Panola College has various types of scholarships available, including endowed scholarships, organizational scholarships and departmental scholarships. Students who feel that they need or are eligible for a scholarship should contact the person indicated within the scholarship description given in this section of the catalog.