At-a-Glance

  • President/CEO: Dr. Richard M. Rhodes
  • 1972: ACC founded
  • September 17, 1973: Opening day
  • Among the largest 2-year colleges in Texas
  • Leader in university transfer
  • $67 per credit hour tuition, fall 2013
  • 43,315 credit students, fall 2012
  • 15,000 non-credit students each year
  • 8-county service area (size of New Jersey)
  • 30 partner school districts
  • 10 campuses + ACC Highland
  • 11 campus advisory committees
  • 100+ fields of study
  • 22:1 student/instructor ratio
  • R.B. the Riverbat is our mascot
  • "Start here. Get there." Is our motto