Cogdell Learning Center

The Cogdell Learning Center is an off-campus outreach site located on the south side of Midland. The Cogdell Learning Center exists because of the generosity of Bill Pace Cogdell, a local businessman who passed away in 1997.

Services WE offer

Outreach and Enrollment Navigation (OEN)

If interested in attending MC, this is a great place to start! We help with the MC application, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and other enrollment services.

English as Second Language (ESL)

We offer ESL, citizenship, and GED classes in español, and other classes provided by the Adult Education & Literacy (AEL) division.

Free Business, Credit, and Mortgage Counseling

Classes provided by the Midland College Business and Economic Development Center (BEDC). Additional information below.

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Cogdell Learning Center Programs

The Adult Education & Literacy division provides English as Second Language (ESL), citizenship, GED in español and other classes at Cogdell. Most classes occur Monday through Thursday in the fall and spring. Limited class offerings occur in the summer. The most popular classes are ESL. There are various levels of ESL classes. ESL students are placed into class levels based on their English language abilities. Students must pre-register and there is limited space for classes, so it is recommended you enroll early.

Please call (432) 684-5323 for more information.
Se habla español.

Adult Education & Literacy

The Business & Economic Development Center (BEDC) provides FREE business, credit, and housing counseling, and related classes and workshops. Our mission is to help people increase credit scores, purchase homes, and start or expand businesses.

Please call (432) 684-4309 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Se habla español.

Business and Economic Development Center

The Outreach and Enrollment Navigation department can help you get enrolled at Midland College.

Please call (432) 684-4100 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Se habla español.

Staff include:

  • Josefina Samaguey, Outreach Coordinator: (432) 686-4903
  • Anita Martinez, Enrollment Navigator: (432) 686-4902
  • Monica Valdez, Welcome Center Specialist: (432) 686-4900

Midland Need to Read is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting adult literacy in Midland County by providing trained volunteer tutors for adult leaners. The tutors work with learners, individually or in groups, to reach their personal literacy goals.

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Thank you for choosing Midland College! If you are here to collect a few credits, take courses to transfer, or here to start a new career, we welcome you.

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