Mountain View College is an open-access public community college that opened in 1970 as the second of seven separately accredited colleges of the Dallas County Community College District serving residents of southwest Dallas County, Texas. Its service-area is comprised of urban, suburban, and industrial communities that include the southwest quadrant of the city of Dallas, and the cities of Cedar Hill, Duncanville, and Grand Prairie."

Mountain View College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate degree.

Mountain View College empowers people to improve their lives and communities through exemplary education. The college is committed to building a diverse and inclusive learning community that promotes students' success, good stewardship, employee achievement, and positive global impact.

The Business and Career Center

Economic & Workforce Development serves as an interface between Mountain View College and area businesses, and since 1980 has fostered relationships between the business industry and education by providing responsive training programs to companies and organizations in the area.
Economic & Workforce Development

Economic & Workforce Development delivers and supports comprehensive, flexible, diverse, visionary instruction and services which are responsive to the needs of its corporate citizens through the provision of workforce training and other outreach programs which enhance community and economic development. We fulfill this mission through:
Our Approach

With awareness and knowledge of the current-day economic issues facing both individuals and businesses, the Mountain View College Economic and Workforce Development Services department is poised to meet those roadblocks and challenges. It is our goal to improve the quality of life for communities and businesses as we create and customize life-long learning processes. We offer empowerment through use of developmental processes, training, re-training and certification programs which include, but are not limited to the following:


Mountain View College Human Resources is dedicated to delivering comprehensive human resources support and services to sustain an environment that is safe and productive for the faculty and staff of Mountain View College, by providing the following services:

Center for a Sustainable Future

Mountain View College has been implementing sustainability initiatives for several years through energy and water reductions, recycling programs and educational opportunities.

MVC Employees in the Community

Corporate & Community Relations recently created a plan by which employees can use their expertise, time and skills in the community as public service volunteers as part of the educational mission of Mountain View College.

Many employees currently devote many hours of their leisure time to helping others by serving on boards, teaching citizens to read and speak English, etc. The college has chosen to invite all employees to make an impact in our area, by giving time and expertise to North Texas as a show of support, loyalty and involvement to our constituents.