“At Austin Community College, nothing is more important than student success. That means giving our students the tools and resources they need to accomplish their goals. Achieving the Dream is a major part of those efforts. It provides us proven strategies and innovative ideas to take the great work of our faculty, staff, and students to the next level.”
–Dr. Richard M. Rhodes, President/CEO, Austin Community College District
Who We Are
Austin Community College (ACC) enrolls more than 44,000 credit students, with an additional 15,000 students enrolled in non-credit courses. ACC is an open door to higher education and training, serving an eight-county service area in Central Texas. ACC is the leading source of transfer students to the University of Texas-Austin and Texas State University at San Marcos; and is the number one choice for high school graduates and adults who enter college. ACC provides educational programs and support services that produce the backbone of the local workforce.