Discover ACC's Academic Pathways
At ACC, we have 7 academic pathways for you to explore, connect, and succeed in your future. With over 100 degrees and certificates to choose from, our pathways can help you find a focus, stay on track, and take you one step closer to achieving your dream. Get started on a path to transfer or on your way to a new career. Together, we can Move Mountains!
Math & Sciences Pathway
Discover the world in all its complexities. The ACC Math & Sciences pathway provides a place for driven students to explore how things work. Our program offers innovative, hands-on learning experiences that will help you find your potential in biology, chemistry, fermentation sciences, geography, geology, mathematics, physics, pre-engineering, or psychology. Each associate degree is 60 credits and can be completed in two years – that’s just 5 classes per fall/spring semester. Find problems and solve them too.
The power of numbers equals the power to Move Mountains!
Public Services Pathway
The desire to make a difference, to be heroic, to help people – these are the students that pursue the Public Services pathway. Enroll at ACC to hone your natural abilities and enhance your technical skills. We offer career and transfer options in: criminal justice, early childhood education, education, law enforcement, and paralegal. Each associate degree is 60 credits and can be completed in two years – that’s just 5 classes per fall/spring semester. ACC also offers a Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Emergency Service Administration for those seeking an added edge to the job market. If this is your calling, we want you, we’ll teach you – society needs your skilled service to improve the lives of others.
Move Mountains with your helping hand!
Whether you want to get your hands dirty from the steel of an engine, track down cybercriminals or design fictional cybercriminal games, we’ll provide you the technological skills to revolutionize society. Our Technology Pathway will give you the high-tech challenge you’ve been waiting for. You can study technology as it relates to automotive, computers, graphics, or game design. Each associate degree is 60 credits and can be completed in two years – that’s just 5 classes per fall/spring semester. Join the vast, always growing world of technology and discover a new world around you.
Code and construct your way to Moving Mountains!
Arts, Communication & Design Pathway
Delve into your creative potential. Discover how our degrees can bring your ideas to life and turn your passion into a career you’ll love. Through the power of arts, communication and design, we can help you develop and refine your talent among fellow creatives at ACC. Each associate degree is 60 credits and can be completed in two years – that’s just 5 classes per fall/spring semester. This pathway will hone your skills to create your own career direction.
Move Mountains and give your passion a purpose!
We’re educating the next generation of business leaders. Our program is founded on values-based business practices, entrepreneurial spirit, and community partnerships – our graduates become trailblazers of society. Each associate degree is 60 credits and can be completed in two years – that’s just 5 classes per fall/spring semester. The business pathway will prepare you to be a leader in accounting, business administration, business transfer, construction management, or retail management.
Move Mountains as a business leader!
Global, Human, and Social Studies Pathway
Human society and social behavior are fascinating and now you can learn about the effects. A degree within this pathway allows you to study the “why” behind the rich diversity of the world. By examining thought processes, learned behaviors, ancient and modern cultural differences, language, political science and philosophical reasoning, you will gain critical thinking and social observation skills to start on a path to transfer. Each associate degree is 60 credits and can be completed in two years – that’s just 5 classes per fall/spring semester.
Move Mountains to transform humanity!
With healthcare continuing to be one of the largest leading professions in the country, ACC’s Health Pathway can help you obtain a degree within the medical field or advance your experience through a wide array of certifications. Our program offers several learning tracks to get you prepared for a career in healthcare. Students learn from industry experts and practice in our new state-of-the-art science labs. Each associate degree is 60 credits and can be completed in two years – that’s just 5 classes per fall/spring semester. We offer three different choices: Associate of Applied Science degrees, Certificates, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Completion Program (RN-BSN).
Move Mountains to make a difference!
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