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Health Sciences Information and Admissions Office
Eastview Campus
Building 8000, Room 8356
3401 Webberville Road
Austin, TX 78702
Phone: 512.223-5700 or
toll-free 888.626-1697

Application Process

ACC is an “open admissions” institution. No entrance examination is required for enrollment in the college but some students are required to sit for an assessment or TSI exam. Students who need financial assistance should contact the ACC Financial Aid Office. The college offers a variety of grants, loans, work-study programs and scholarships. Counselors are available in ACC’s Student Services to discuss academic, career, and personal matters.  Individuals interested in entering the Personal Fitness Trainer Program are strongly encouraged to apply to ACC and view the online informational session

Tuition and Fees

For more information regarding program costs, click here.

Persons planning recreation and fitness careers should be outgoing, good at motivating people, and sensitive to the needs of others. Excellent health and physical fitness are required due to the physical nature of the job.

What skills do I need?

Technical Standards for the PFT Program

Personal fitness trainers must be able to:

  • Organize client records and files
  • Motivate individuals
  • Strong Communications Skills
  • Manipulate equipment and accessories
  • Complete assigned skills quickly and efficiently
  • Good people skills
  • Strong science background
  • Physical ability to lift


If you feel you have these qualities, you can complete the Application Process

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