For a sixth consecutive year, Collin College’s Administrative Services office has won the Achievement in Excellence in Procurement Award from the National Purchasing Institute, joining only 35 agencies in Texas that have received this honor.
Collin College also is one of only 20 higher education agencies in the nation to receive this year’s award, which is achieved by demonstrating excellence in procurement by obtaining a high score on a rating of standardized criteria.
In addition, the program is designed to measure innovation, professionalism, e-procurement, productivity and leadership attributes.
Collin College serves more than 51,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.