Community Colleges in TexasCommunity Colleges in Texas
The Talent Search program identifies and assists in individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds who have the potential to succeed in higher education. The program provides academic, career, and financial counseling to its participants and encourages them to graduate from high school and continue to and complete their post secondary education. The goal of Talent Search is to increase the number of youth from disadvantaged backgrounds who complete high school and enroll in and complete their post secondary education.


Who Is Eligible?

How to Join:

The Department of Education has specific guidelines we must meet with the population that we serve which are: Students selected are 1st Generation, two-thirds of our applicants selected must meet the income guidelines and the other one-third can be high income.

 What service does Talent Search offer?




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  • Julia Lewis, Director
  • Cassandra Saenz, Academic Advisor
  • Jan McClain, Academic Advisor
  • Pam Glasscock, Data Coordinator



Educational Talent Search | Western Texas College | 6200 College Avenue | Snyder, TX 79549 | 325-574-7638 | 888-468-6982 | Fax 866-278-4991