Hutto Area Education Opportunities Make the Grade in 2019

Hutto, Texas, (April 23, 2019) – The City of Hutto ranked as one of the best cities in the country for students seeking an undergraduate degree according to the 2019 College Factual rankings. Local area colleges and universities received high scores for both top-notch education and overall commitment to institution quality.

“It’s great to see our community recognized for the opportunities and quality of life here,” said Hutto City Manager Odis Jones. “We’re working hard to ensure that not only do our residents have options for a great education, but also to make sure that education can be put to use here at home.”

ewchecThe East Williamson Country Higher Education Center (EWCHEC), located in Hutto, is home to three different institutions – Texas State Technical College, Texas A&M Central Texas and Temple College- affording residents the opportunity to pursue a wide variety of certifications and degrees.

Students seeking a technical or trade certification can enroll at Texas State Technical College, focusing on a variety of courses of study including welding technology, HVAC repair and installation, culinary arts and more.

Texas A&M Central Texas offers undergraduate and master’s degrees in business management, psychology, marketing and fine arts.

Temple College areas of study include positions in the medical field, such as nurse assistant and critical care paramedic, as well as business, mathematics, pre-law and many others.

Southwestern University, a private institution located in nearby Georgetown, is highly ranked by College Factual, and offers courses of study including, but not limited to, art, chemistry and education.

“We’re looking forward to our higher education student body growing as our community grows,” said Jones. “It’s an exciting time to be in Hutto.”

College Factual based the ranking on top-quality schools near Hutto, measuring student body caliber, educational resources, degree completion and post-graduation earnings. For more information about the ranking methodology, please click here.