Alpena Community College offers courses which are equivalent in content and quality to freshman and sophomore courses at four-year colleges and universities. Students can complete programs of study preparing them to transfer to a four-year institution or to seek immediate employment. Those seeking personal enrichment or new or updated job skills, as well as visiting students from other colleges are welcome at ACC.
ACC grants the following degrees: Associate in Arts (AA), Associate in Science (AS), Associate in Applied Science (AAS), and Associate in General Studies (AGS). Non-degree programs lead to a Certificate of Achievement (C).
Programs of Study
|Associate in Arts (AA)
The AA degree is designed for transfer to a four-year institution and forms the basis for many career options and majors. The student must select courses which provide the best preparation for transfer in a particular major field at a specific senior institution.
|Business Information Systems-Executive Assistant|
|Computer Information Systems|
|Education - Elementary|
|Education - Secondary|
|Education - Vocational|
|Liberal Arts - General|
|Sociology (Social Work)|
|Associate in Science (AS)
The AS degree is designed for transfer to a four-year institution and forms the basis for many career options and majors. The student must select courses which provide the best preparation for transfer in a particular major field at a specific senior institution.
|Pre-Fisheries and Wildlife Management|
|Associate in General Studies (AGS)
The AGS degree is awarded students primarily interested in general education. Courses may be selected to suit individual goals, however students should consult an academic advisor for guidance in the selection process.
|Certificate of Achievement (C)
Certificate of Achievement programs are one- or two-year courses of study which provide specialized occupational training. Successful students develop essential skills and gain technical background which prepares them to enter the world of work.
|Apprentice - Electrical|
|Apprentice - Millwright|
|Auto Body Repair|
|Automotive Service & Repair|
|Business Information Systems - Medical Transcriptionist Certificate|
|Business Information Systems - Office Assistant|
|Computer-Aided Drafting/Computer-Aided Manufacturing, Advanced, Certificate|
|Construction Technology - Green Building Certificate (Online)|
|Corrections Officer Academic Program|
|Customer Energy Service Certificate|
|Industrial Technology Certificate|
|Licensed Practical Nursing (Level I)|
|Manufacturing Technology, Basic, Certificate|
|Network Administration Certificate|
|Small Business Management Certificate|
|Utility Technician - Advanced Certificate|
|Welding Fabrication Certificate|