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“Skill I will carry with me for the rest of my life” | ACC Nursing student Lorenzo prepares to graduate

Austin Community College District (ACC) honors our students’ incredible achievements at the upcoming Spring 2024 Commencement. More than 3,000 are invited to the ceremony at 4 p.m. Friday, May 17, at H-E-B Center at Cedar … Continue reading

Fall 2023 Graduation Spotlight: Meet Iyana Mitchell

Meet Iyana Mitchell, who came to ACC through support from the college’s partner Capital IDEA. Iyana began at ACC in 2017 and after a series of road bumps and the loss of her brother, she persisted in completing her degree in Nursing.  Continue reading

Fall 2023 Graduation Spotlight: Meet Tsega Ande

Meet Tsega Ande. After beginning at ACC in 2017, 45-year-old Tsega is completing her associate degree in professional nursing. She came to ACC through support from the college’s partnership with Capital IDEA, which provides personalized assistance and support to eligible students.  Continue reading

ACC expands Career ACCelerator Program

JPMorgan Chase & Co. has donated $250,000 to the Austin Community College Foundation to fund scholarships for adult students entering ACC’s Career ACCelerator Program. Career ACCelerator combines instruction with financial assistance, support services, and paid … Continue reading

Carreras Técnicas: Autopista Vocacional en la Informática

por Hector Aguayo El regresar a la escuela no significa que uno tiene que estudiar por cuatro años, también existen otras opciones que toman menos tiempo. Una de estas es el programa Career Expressway (Autopista … Continue reading

ACC launches pop-up help center for college and career planning

College Destination Center @ACC provides one-on-one assistance for those starting college The Austin Community College District’s (ACC) new pop-up resource center offers individualized help for college and career planning needs. The College Destination Center @ACC … Continue reading

ACC Opens Center to Help Reduce ‘Summer Melt’

KUT: ACC Opens Center to Help Reduce ‘Summer Melt’

Explore ACC’s pop-up help center

Prospective students get individualized help with college and career-planning needs Austin Community College invites the community to explore the college’s new pop-up help center on Thursday, July 9, and get answers to the most-asked questions … Continue reading

College Destination Center @ ACC

KVUE: College Destination Center @ ACC

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