Level Up Program

Questions about the application? Visit our support page.

*Applications for Spring 2023 close on Dec 20, 2022 @11:59pm

What is the Level Up program?

This program can pay for three college classes (four for IT and CAD pathways), leading to an Occupational Skills Award (OSA). Any credits earned in an OSA will count towards a level 1 certificate. The program also provides your required textbooks, advising and academic support.

Level Up eligible programs

Business Pathways

Computer Science & Information Technology Pathways

Design, Manufacturing, Construction, and Applied Technologies Pathways

Who can apply?

  • You must have a high school diploma or GED 
  • You cannot be TSI complete (TSI complete students are college-ready in reading, writing and math)
  • You must be a Texas resident 
  • F, B and J visas are not accepted at this time


  • You must check your ACC email regularly
  • You must attend your college classes and support class
  • You must complete all assignments

*You may lose eligibility for the program if you are unable to meet these expectations

Apply Now

After clicking APPLY NOW, please select Adult Education > Career Pathways > Level Up 

Note: A prior criminal conviction could keep you from being licensed in certain careers by the state of Texas.  If you have a question about your background and licensure, please contact Career Pathway Staff to examine career options. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicable licensing agency.