Career Pathways

We offer the following degrees at ACC: Associate of Arts, Associate of Applied Science, Associate of Science, Advanced Technical Certificate, Continuing Education Certificate, and Technical Certificate.

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The Business & Marketing Career Pathway encompasses majors in business administration, office administration, management and Radio/TV broadcasting. For students wishing to transfer into a four-year Bachelor of Business Administration major, ACC’s business administration degree includes the state approved Field of Study curriculum. If you see yourself as a business owner/manager or working for a big corporation, this is the Career Pathway for you.

Business Administration



Office Administration

Real Estate Online


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If you want to make a difference as a teacher, principal, or childcare provider, consider the Education Career Pathway. This pathway is designed for students who wish to enter the workforce as a childcare provider or transfer to a public college or university that offers educator preparation programs in order to pursue Teacher Certification.


Child Development

Child Development/Early Childhood


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There are many careers within the health science industry, including jobs requiring patient care to laboratory testing and healthcare management. Programs range from several months of study for a certificate degree, to two years of study for degrees that prepare students for the workforce immediately upon completion or towards a Bachelor’s Degree. This Career Pathway will offer students an opportunity to explore and learn more about occupations in healthcare that are seldom considered but offer promising careers and financial stability.

Certified Nursing Assistant,CNA

Clinical Medical Assistant, CMA


Dental Assistant

Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonography

Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Medical Technology

Health Information Management

Health Science

Human Services

Medical Office Billing Coding

Medication Administration for Nurse Aide

Neurodiagnostic Technology


Pharmacy Technician

Phlebotomy Technician

Polysomnography Sleep Medicine

Respiratory Care

Sports & Human Performance

Veterinary Assistant


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This Career Pathway places you on the path to careers in criminal justice, law enforcement, or paralegal studies. If you can picture yourself serving in a courtroom, responding to an emergency, or working as a police officer, the Law, Government & Public Service Career Pathway is for you.

Criminal Justice



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The Liberal Arts Career Pathway is designed for those who are interested in careers such as music, art, history, psychology or sociology. This pathway includes general studies for students who have not decided on a specific baccalaureate degree goal, but have a desire to get started. Note, ACC’s Associates of Arts in History offers a Field of Study in Mexican-American Studies.



General Studies






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Do you like to build or repair things? The Manufacturing, Construction, & Logistics Career Pathway includes continuing education certificates in fields such as machining, pipefitting and welding. ACC also offers an academic certificate in Welding and Automotive.

CNC/Machining (NCCER)


Pipefitting (NCCER)

Truck Driving

Welding (NCCER)



The STEM Career Pathway represents some of the fastest-growing high-tech fields. If you elect to pursue a career as a computer programmer, process technology or cyber security, the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Career Pathway is for you.

Basic Computer Business Applications Workshop

Biological Science

Computer Information Technology

Industrial Design Technology


Physical Science

Process Technology



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The culinary arts program prepares individuals for a wide variety of entry level positions in the food service industry. ACC’s culinary program provides all of the educational components required for certification through the American Culinary Federation. Students interested in serving the public in this capacity should register for this Career Pathway.

Culinary Arts

Culinary Management