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Join ACC and Celebrate 2024 Community College Month

April is Community College Month––a time to celebrate the invaluable contributions of community colleges to the educational landscape. The nationwide initiative is led by the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) to elevate the recognition … Continue reading

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ACC Board of Trustees April 1 Recap

The Austin Community College District (ACC) Board of Trustees met for its regular meeting on Monday, April 1. During the meeting, trustees made a historic vote to approve the ACC Free Tuition pilot program. More … Continue reading

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ACC Board of Trustees approves new Criminal Justice degree

The Austin Community College District (ACC) Board of Trustees approved a new degree in Criminal Justice during its regular meeting on Monday, April 1. The new degree will support seamless transfer for students who want … Continue reading

ACC Board of Trustees approves free tuition pilot program for class of 2024

Pilot to launch this fall for the class of 2024 and continue each subsequent year for 5 years The Austin Community College District Board of Trustees approved a bold proposal to offer FREE tuition for … Continue reading

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Keeping College Affordable: ACC Maintains Tuition & Fees for 11th Consecutive Year

In a historic decision, the Austin Community College District (ACC) Board of Trustees unanimously approved maintaining tuition rates for the 2024/25 academic year. This marks the 11th consecutive year tuition and fees remain unchanged at … Continue reading

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Spring 2024 Career Ready Week at ACC helps students take the next step

Take that next step to prepare for an internship or career with Austin Community College District’s (ACC) Career Ready Week. From April 1 through April 5, ACC’s Career Services team guides students through this week-long … Continue reading

Austin Community College District, UT, and Texas Institute for Electronics partner to launch new Semiconductor Training Center

Austin Community College District (ACC), the University of Texas at Austin (UT), and the Texas Institute for Electronics (TIE) announce a new workforce development partnership that will fuel the needs of America’s semiconductor industry.  Together, … Continue reading

Hear from students on the power of a scholarship! Meet Billy F.

It’s scholarship season! Austin Community College District (ACC) students can now apply for more than $1 million in scholarships to help with college costs. Applications for more than 800 ACC scholarships are now open. ACC … Continue reading

Austin Infrastructure Academy to Open at Austin Community College District

The recently announced Austin Infrastructure Academy takes a significant step forward with the establishment of a physical presence at Austin Community College District (ACC).  On Friday, March 22, Austin Mayor Kirk Watson hosted a press … Continue reading

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Get Money for College: ACC scholarship season is now open

Scholarship season is officially in full swing at Austin Community College District (ACC). To reduce the cost of higher education, the college offers more than 800 opportunities, totaling over a million dollars to help students … Continue reading

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