Health Sciences Division
Welcome to the Health Sciences Division

Austin Community College is the area’s Number 1 trainer and retrainer for healthcare professionals. ACC’s Health Sciences programs combine the highest quality instruction with clinical experience in both hospital and community settings.

Learn More

Explore which ACC Health Science program might be a good choice for you. Visit our departments to learn more about the variety of healthcare careers available through Austin Community College:


Need more options?

ACC offers non-degree classes for those looking for professional development or job-entry preparation outside "traditional" college. Contact the Continuing Education Division (512.223.7542) for information.


Please take a moment to fill out a user experience survey to help us better serve you in the future: Health Sciences Website Feedback

Division Announcements
ACC President/CEO Dr. Richard M. Rhodes discusses a solution to the state’s nursing crisis in a President’s Podcast featuring guests Megan Snay, a May graduate of ACC’s nursing program, and Greg Hartman, chief of external and academic affairs with the Seton Healthcare Family. The three examine the impact of Senate Bill 2118, signed into law by Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday, June 12.

Click here to listen to the podcast.
Posted: 06/14/2017 2:10 pm

Sonography student receives first ACC Alumni Network scholarship
Posted: 04/26/2017 3:22 pm

With the recent changes to the degree plan, the surgical technology program is allowing students to submit an application for the fall 2017 semester if: · at a minimum, the student has completed BIOL 2401, the required MATH, and HPRS 1106 with a “C” or better · completed the required immunizations and uploaded them to Castle Branch · completed a mandatory Information Session and uploaded verification to Castle Branch The application will be reviewed; if approved, acceptance will be conditional on having BIOL 2402, BIOL 2420, and HPRS 2300 completed by the end of the summer 2017 semester. Please note that this applies only to the Fall 2017 admission cycle. For questions, contact Sherry Niven at 512-223-5882 after March 20.
Posted: 03/20/2017 09:10 am