2014 Community Stories

ACC Helps Build a Healthy Community at Coalition Health Fair

ACC was proud to be a part of the Coalition of Orange County Community Health Center’s annual health fair. Students and faculty from the respiratory therapy, occupational therapy, massage therapy, and optical technician programs had the opportunity...

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ALS ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ Inspires Hope for American Career College Faculty Member and Her Family

American Career College faculty member Judi Hubbard, MSPT has enjoyed a successful career as a physical therapist and educator; she joined the academic team at the Orange County campus and played a vital role in launching the new Physical Therapist Assistant...

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Ontario RT Faculty Joshua Cosa Advocates for Patients before Texas Legislature

At American Career College, faculty do more than just lecture in the classroom; they know the subject matter because they are experts in their fields and are active in professional organizations. Joshua Cosa, MA, RRT-NPS, RCP, is a good example of the...

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ACC Ontario RT Students and Faculty Volunteer at Asthma Summer Camp

Five respiratory therapy students and two instructors from ACC Ontario were selected by the American Lung Association to volunteer at their annual Southern California Asthma Management Program (SCAMP) earlier this summer. SCAMP Camps is a weeklong...

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ACC Recognizes Partnerships at Special Gala Event

American Career College welcomed partners from the health care field to a special gala event celebrating the relationships that have been instrumental in ensuring student success. Nearly two hundred health care leaders attended the event and were able...

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ACC President Walks Runway for Charity

ACC was proud to be the presenting sponsor for St. Francis Medical Center's third annual Women's Luncheon and Fashion Show at the Long Beach Harbor. The event featured a purse auction, opportunity drawings, a fashion show, and a special ‘fund...

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ACC Ontario Hosts ‘Friends In Sight’ Clinic

The California Lions Club “Friends In Sight” program set up a vision screening clinic at ACC Ontario, where some 300 people from the community were screened and given a free pair of eyeglasses. More than 50 volunteers came together on campus...

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ACC Students Collect Over 1,000 Teddy Bears for Sick Kids

Students, faculty, and associates from across American Career College collected more than 1,000 teddy bears for the third annual teddy bear drive. The program helps lifts the spirits of children at local hospitals.

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ACC Raises $6,000 for the American Lung Association

American Career College hosted a social media fundraiser to benefit the American Lung Association in California. Representatives from the nonprofit organization visited ACC Ontario for a special presentation of the donation. Over the month and a half...

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