Collin College was founded in 1985. Located in Collin County, Texas, it is the only community college in the county.
From its very beginning, the school has always enjoyed high student enrollments. Today it serves well over 50,000 students at any given time.
The college has three campuses (Central Park, Prestige Ridge and Spring Creek) and four instruction centers (Collin Higher Education Center, Courtyard Center, Allen Center and Rockwall Center). The campuses were previously known as the Collin County Community College District.