Austin Community College District

5930 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin
TX, 78752
Tel: (512)223-7000
43,315 students
Public institution
Austin Community College is a two-year community college providing university transfer, workforce training, continuing education, and adult basic education opportunities. The ACC District is a major contributor to the quality of life and economic prosperity of Central Texas.
School Highlights:
Austin Community College District serves 43,315 students (23% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Austin Community College District is one of 7 community colleges within Travis County, TX.
The nearest community college is Virginia College-Austin (0.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Austin Community College District Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 43,315 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has increased from 34:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
43,315 students
1,303 students
Austin Community College District Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
9,905 students
834 students
Austin Community College District Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 33,410 students
1,040 students
Austin Community College District Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Austin Community College District sch enrollment Austin Community College District sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Austin Community College District Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
26%
7%
Austin Community College District Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
8%
11%
Austin Community College District Black (2006-2012)
% White
62%
66%
Austin Community College District White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Austin Community College District More (2010-2011)
Austin Community College District sch ethnicity Austin Community College District sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.54 0.44
Austin Community College District Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $7,200 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 57% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,720 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $7,200 $5,890
Austin Community College District In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,720 $10,050
Austin Community College District Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

As one of only 50 community college districts in Texas, Austin Community College provides access to high-quality education at affordable tuition rates. ACC offers university transfer curriculum, technical certificate programs, two-year associate degrees, foundation skills and English as a Second Language courses, and a highly diverse Continuing Education program. Since the college's founding in 1973, ACC's faculty, staff, and administration have been dedicated to the values that distinguish ACC's unique role in higher education and make the college a critical community resource – access to educational opportunities, affordability, quality, diversity, and strong student success services. ACC offers comprehensive academic advising and counseling services, free tutorial services in our Learning Labs, open computer labs, a variety of teaching methodologies, and a host of other support services to help students meet their goals. Austin Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Did You Know?
For Austin public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $12,624 per year for in-state students and $13,884 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,909 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Austin is 89%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Austin community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.61, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Austin is National American University-Austin. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.