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Technical Career Services

What is Technical Career Services?
Technical Career Services (TCS) provides support services to assist technical students achieve their academic and career goals at Alpena Community College. Whether you need tutoring, have questions about transferring, or just need a pep talk, TCS can help!

Services Offered

  • Academic encouragement & support
  • Admissions assistance
  • Assistance with financial aid
  • Academic/career/personal advising
  • Resource referrals
  • Specialized workshops
  • Tutoring
  • Transfer assistance

Program Eligibility

Students enrolled in an ACC Occupational program who meet one of the following requirements is eligible for TCS:

  • Individuals with Disabilities
  • Economically Disadvantaged
  • Non-traditional Participant in Program
  • Single Parent (includes single pregnant women)
  • Displaced Homemaker
  • Individual with Limited English Proficiency
Not sure if you're eligible for TCS? Stop by VLH 101 and let the TCS staff help you figure out if you qualify. The worst that could happen is that you find out you're not eligible, the best could be that you're eligible when you didn't think you were! You never know until you stop by and find out for yourself.

What programs are considered Occupational Programs?

If you think only tech programs qualify, you'd be surprised! All of the following programs are considered Occupational Programs and are eligible for TCS. Stop in VLH 101 for a full list that details which of these programs are considered nontraditional for men or women.

Auto Body Repair
Automotive Service & Repair
BIS Administrative Assistant
BIS Executive Assistant
BIS Medical Info Specialist
BIS Medical Transcription
BIS Office Assistant
BIS Office Info Specialist
Business Administration
Business Management
CAD/CAM Technology (Machining Option)
CAD/CAM Technology (Welding Option)
Computer Information Systems
Computer Science – General
Concrete Technology
Corrections (AAS degree)
Criminal Justice (AA degree)
Customer Energy Services
Education - Elementary
Electrical Maintenance Tech
Fine Arts
Industrial Sales
Law Enforcement (AAS degree)
Licensed Practical Nursing
Manufacturing Tech (Certificate)
Marine Technology
Master Blockmaker
Medical Assistant
Medical Code/Biller (Certificate)
Millwright Tech (AAS degree)
Network Administration
Pre-Medical Technology
Pre-Occupational Therapy
Registered Nursing
Small Business Management
Social Science
Social Work
Utility Technician (Certificate)
Utility Technology (AAS)
Water Resource Management
Welding Fabrication (Certificate)