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, simply request information via our portal or check out their website today.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $5,500. 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 Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||49%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||33%||$4,155|
|Receiving Student Loans||17%||$1,301|
Admissions, Academics, & 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.
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
- Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1982)
- See a list of all associate's degree in nursing (ADN) programs in Texas
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.
Get more information about the programs offered by Alvin Community College by clicking the request information to the right.
(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
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
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
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Alvin Community College.