Government

Students in ACC’s Government Program explore how we govern ourselves, how elections work, and how policy decisions are made. Courses prepare students for engaged citizenship and transfer to a four-year college or university.

Job Titles & Career Information

Click each title to learn more about important career information such as employment rates, and average salary in our region.

  • Compliance Managers

    Plan, direct, or coordinate activities of an organization to ensure compliance with ethical or regulatory standards.


    Hourly Wage: $


    Currently Employed:



    Projections:

    # people are employed as Compliance Managers. This number is expected to # over the next four years.


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  • Equal Opportunity Representatives and Officers

    Monitor and evaluate compliance with equal opportunity laws, guidelines, and policies to ensure that employment practices and contracting arrangements give equal opportunity without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.


    Hourly Wage: $


    Currently Employed:



    Projections:

    # people are employed as Equal Opportunity Representatives and Officers. This number is expected to # over the next four years.


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  • Legislators

    Develop, introduce or enact laws and statutes at the local, tribal, State, or Federal level. Includes only workers in elected positions.


    Hourly Wage: $


    Currently Employed:



    Projections:

    # people are employed as Legislators. This number is expected to # over the next four years.


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  • Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary

    Teach courses in political science, international affairs, and international relations. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.


    Hourly Wage: $


    Currently Employed:



    Projections:

    # people are employed as Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary. This number is expected to # over the next four years.


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