State of Nuevo Leon has 17 private and public higher
education institutions, some with international recognition
and the eldest of which is over 60 years old. Monterrey
is the headquarters of the Instituto Tecnológico y de
Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, also called Tec de
Monterrey or Monterrey Tec. At the grade school level,
Monterrey has more than 50 schools where students are
taught both in English and in Spanish.