Discussion in a psychology course at Paris Junior College

Marla Elliott, professor of psychology at the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center, discusses with students an issue raised in a recent class.

Paris Junior College Sulfur Springs Center Class Psychology Professor Marla Elliott
Paris Junior College Sulfur Springs Center Class Psychology Professor Marla Elliott

University College of Paris — located in Paris, Texas, about 100 miles northeast of Dallas — has been part of the Lamar County community since 1924.

Paris Junior College offers Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, and Associate in Applied Science degrees, as well as certificates of competency in technical/manpower fields. The college has expanded its curriculum over the years to encourage associate degree and university transfer applicants. Since the establishment of its first professional program—jewelry and watchmaking in 1942—the college has been aggressive in adding technical/labor programs that will benefit students entering the workforce.

The shaded 54-acre campus includes 20 large buildings and residence halls and provides students with a unique and enjoyable learning environment.

Paris Junior College also operates centers in Sulfur Springs, Texasand in Greenville, Texas.

Vision

To be the educational provider of choice for the region.

Mission

Paris Junior College is a comprehensive community college that meets the educational and training needs of the region while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of our diverse community.

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