Alvin Community College (Alvin)

3110 Mustang Rd, Alvin, TX

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Alvin community college offers students a variety of learning experiences, coupled with plenty of choices regarding how to pursue their area of interest. At ACC students can pursue a fulfilling career with the many different programs it has to offer. Students may pursue an associate degree, certificate, or online programs and degrees. For the associate degrees, ACC offers two areas of study that includes an associate of arts degree and an associate of science degree.

Popular programs available at ACC include the Criminal Justice Program, Sports and Human Performance for those wishing for a career in athletics; and the dramatic arts and theatre program. Students at ACC can enjoy the many clubs and organizations available or become active within the Student Government Association.  ACC also has a campus police station, with police officers who are commissioned by the State of Texas.

Tuition at Alvin community college is very affordable with one credit hour for residents totaling $88; and out-of-state residents totalling $176. For more information on costs and fees at Alvin community college please follow the link. ACC also provides students with information and easy access to financial aid services, and provides online applications for its many different scholarship programs.

There are currently over 5000 students enrolled at ACC. If you are looking to transfer to a 4-year institution, Alvin Community College provides the starting ground, offering services and guidance. Whether you are a new student fresh out of high school or looking to upgrade your skills, ACC provides an enriching learning environment for all who wish to attend.

For more information on ACC, check out their website.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $5,500. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition estimates are:
    • State Residents: $1,100-$1,300
    • Out-of-State: $3,400-$4,032
  • Charges for part-time students are:
    • State Residents: $45-$54 per credit unit
    • Nonresidents: $140-$170 per credit unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid49%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships33%$4,155
Receiving Student Loans17%$1,301

Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To support students and graduates, Alvin Community College may provide services including:

  • Online classes
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Career path counseling
  • Work study style employment
  • Assisting students to find work
  • Day care for children

Graduation & Transfer Rates

Community colleges often times offer both career training courses and curriculum to help students transfer out to a 4-year college or university, that is why we include how Alvin Community College compares for both graduation and transfer rates against other community colleges in Brazoria County and community colleges in Texas in total.

 AlvinBrazoria CountyTexas
Graduation Rate12.4%14.2%16.5%
Transfer-out Rate19.9%27.1%20.8%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Communication Technology

Communications and Journalism

Computer and Information Sciences


Engineering Technology

Family and Consumer Sciences

Health and Clinical Professions


Legal Professions and Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Mechanic and Repair Technology

Personal and Culinary Services

Physical Sciences


Recreation and Fitness Studies

Science Technology

Security and Protective Services

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Other Community Colleges Nearby

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