Trinity Valley Community College is a community college that offers various programs, such as horticulture, nursing, surgical technology and adult education. Student Support Services is a federally funded program offered through the Department of Education. Its facilities include general classrooms; modern laboratories for science and appropriate occupational programs; a learning resources center; men s and women's physical education building; well-equipped instruction media center; and student union building. Trinity Valley Community College is approved by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Programs and courses offered by Trinity Valley Community College are approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. The college is also a member of the Texas Junior College Association, Texas Association of Community Colleges, American Association of Community Colleges. Trinity Valley Community College is located in Athens, Texas.