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May 20, 2019, 09:05 ET WGU Texas and City of Corpus Christi Sign Participation Agreement

The City of Corpus Christi and nonprofit, online university WGU Texas have signed an agreement to help city employees earn bachelor's and master's...


May 13, 2019, 11:00 ET WGU Texas, South Texas College Sign Agreement to Make Higher Education More Accessible

WGU Texas and South Texas College (STC) announced today the signing of an agreement that creates pathways for students, employees and graduates to...


Apr 25, 2019, 09:04 ET WGU Texas, Tarrant County College District Sign Agreement to Make Higher Education More Accessible

WGU Texas, and Tarrant County College District (TCCD) announced today the signing of an agreement that creates pathways for students, employees and...


Apr 09, 2019, 12:22 ET Dr. Stephen C. Head Named to WGU Texas Advisory Board

WGU Texas has named Dr. Stephen C. Head as the newest member of the nonprofit online university's advisory board. WGU Texas works in partnership with ...


Apr 04, 2019, 09:05 ET WGU Texas, Alvin Community College Sign Agreement to Make Higher Education More Accessible

WGU Texas texas.wgu.edu, and Alvin Community College (ACC) announced today the signing of an agreement that creates pathways for students, employees...


Mar 18, 2019, 09:04 ET WGU Texas, UPGRADE Announce Partnership

WGU Texas has partnered with UPGRADE, a San Antonio Education Partnership program, to provide employees with pathways to high-quality educational...


Mar 04, 2019, 09:04 ET WGU Texas Celebrates 10,000 Graduate Milestone

When Heather Gilbreath, a nurse patient educator at Medical City McKinney, completed her B.S. Nursing degree from WGU Texas, it marked a major...


Jan 10, 2019, 09:04 ET Make 2019 the Year to Remember, Earn a Respected Degree from WGU Texas

Making and keeping New Year resolutions isn't always easy. To kick off the new year, WGU Texas is offering an added incentive for those making...


Dec 17, 2018, 09:03 ET San Antonio Nurse Awarded WGU Texas Community College Partnership Scholarship

Years after attempting to complete a degree, Elizabeth Leal returned to college this fall to complete her bachelor's degree in nursing from WGU Texas....


Sep 10, 2018, 16:12 ET WGU Texas Presents $2,000 Scholarship to Rush Enterprises Business Process Manager

Deborah Smith, a Business Process Manager for Rush Enterprises in New Braunfels, began her career as a purchasing clerk 13 years ago. Over the years, ...


Sep 04, 2018, 08:41 ET Educator at Texas' Highest Ranked Charter School Receives $5,000 Scholarship from WGU Texas

Kaylene Rudd, a Middle Years Program (MYP) Coordinator and art teacher at the nationally renowned Meridian School in Round Rock, began her career as...


May 15, 2018, 10:00 ET WGU Texas Presents $2,500 Healthcare Partners Scholarship to Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Employee

Enrique Garcia started his career in healthcare 14 years ago, following family members who share a long history of service in the medical field....


May 08, 2018, 12:00 ET WGU Texas Presents a $2,000 WGU Loves Teachers Scholarship to Blattman Elementary School Teacher

When Stephanie Dowlearn began her teaching career in 1998, she found her calling. Then, after two years of teaching kindergarten in Houston, she had...


Apr 09, 2018, 02:37 ET WGU Texas Tops 10,000 Student Milestone

For the first time ever, WGU Texas' enrollment has topped 10,000 students. The online, nonprofit, competency-based university, which admits new...


Mar 05, 2018, 01:31 ET WGU Texas, Education Service Center, Region 19 Announce Partnership

WGU Texas has partnered with El Paso-based Education Service Center (ESC), Region 19 to provide pathways to high-quality educational opportunities...


Nov 07, 2017, 11:05 ET WGU Texas Announces $50,000 in Scholarships for Veterans, Military Service Members, and their Families

To honor all those who have served our country, nonprofit, online university WGU Texas is offering up to $50,000 in scholarships for veterans,...


Oct 26, 2017, 12:21 ET Third Annual WGU Texas Higher Education Poll Finds Texans Anxious About Need for More Education

The third annual WGU Texas Higher Education Poll released today shows that a majority of Texans (62 percent) who don't view their job as a career...


Sep 29, 2017, 09:00 ET WGU Texas Celebrates Sixth Annual Commencement as 1,995 New Grads Earn Their Degrees

For the past six years, WGU Texas has significantly grown the number of college graduates in the Lone Star State by offering high quality,...


Jun 14, 2017, 11:46 ET WGU Texas Marks Graduate, Enrollment Milestones

WGU Texas celebrated the graduation of 202 students in May, the largest number of monthly graduates in the school's history. Graduates of WGU Texas,...


Jun 05, 2017, 14:50 ET WGU Texas Presents Education Service Center, Region 20 Teacher Appreciation Scholarship

At a surprise presentation at Athlos Leadership Academy in San Antonio, WGU Texas presented teacher Breanna Longbrake with a $2,000 scholarship,...


May 11, 2017, 13:25 ET Texas Teachers: WGU Texas Appreciates You

As Texas celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week and the school year winds down, non-profit WGU Texas is offering scholarships to current and aspiring...


May 04, 2017, 14:11 ET WGU Texas Loves Nurses: Offering up to $50,000 in Scholarships

As National Nurses Week kicks off May 6-12, WGU Texas is showing its love for nurses and encouraging Texans to pursue their dreams of an...


Apr 12, 2017, 09:00 ET WGU Texas Launches Bachelor's in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance

To help meet the increasing demand for cybersecurity professionals in today's workforce, WGU Texas is now offering a Bachelor of Science in...


Mar 06, 2017, 10:00 ET WGU Texas Chancellor Discusses the Nexus of Cybersecurity, Texas Workforce, and Higher Education at SXSW

Today's fast-paced, rapidly expanding cybersecurity industry requires a highly skilled, educated workforce. How Texas and the U.S. responds to the...


Mar 01, 2017, 12:46 ET WGU Texas Scholarship Celebrates Educators in Education Service Center, Region 20

National Teacher Appreciation Week is May 1-5, 2017, and WGU Texas is celebrating the educators in the Education Service Center, Region 20 (ESC-20)...