2015 Students Stories

First Physical Therapist Assistant Cohort Celebrates Accreditation and Graduation

For American Career College's first physical therapist assistant cohort, November ended up being a month with a lot to be thankful for. On Nov. 14, nearly 200 friends and family from across the county and around the world showed up to help celebrate ACC's...

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ACC-Long Beach Massage Students Volunteer to Help 'Quench the Fire'

American Career College-Long Beach massage therapy students volunteered their expertise and services at the 10th annual Quench the Fire 5K/10K Run-Walk-Roll in October. ACC-Long Beach Massage Therapy Program Director Kara Mirachi said her...

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ACC-Long Beach Celebrates Medical Assistant Week

American Career College-Long Beach celebrated Medical Assistant Week with their students in October. Led by MA Program Director Dr. Ramon Geluz, MA Externship Coordinator Ana Cruz, and faculty, the week was designed to celebrate their MA students as...

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ACC Ontario Goes for Gold on Pharmacy Technician Day

American Career College pharmacy technician students were going for gold Tuesday during the Pharmacy Olympics at the Ontario campus. To celebrate National Pharmacy Technician Day, ACC student teams competed in a trio of events: typing speed,...

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‘ACC Ready’ Cohort Attends California Physical Therapy Association Conference

American Career College’s second Physical Therapist Assistant cohort were “ACC Ready” while attending the annual California Physical Therapy Association conference in September. “The students showed their professionalism and professional...

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ACC-Los Angeles Surgical Technology Program Receives Recognition

American Career College-Los Angeles’ associate of occupational science degree in surgical technology received some recent recognition for both their program and recent graduates. The Surg Tech program recently was recognized by California State...

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ACC Ontario Student Wins $1,500 Soroptimist of Chino Hills Scholarship

To follow your dream takes energy, dedication and hard work. Money doesn't hurt either. ACC-Ontario student Maurissa Hinojosa was awarded a $1,500 "Live Your Dream" scholarship from Soroptimist International of Chino Valley on Sept. 14 after...

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ACC Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Receives Initial Accreditation

Congratulations to American Career College’s Occupational Therapy Assistant program, which recently received initial accreditation from Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE). The first cohorts of students at ACC-Orange...

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Summer 2015 Graduation is American Career College’s Largest Celebration Yet

American Career College graduates celebrated their commencement at the largest ceremony to date with more than 1,100 graduates and nearly 10,000 family and friends! Graduates from all five American Career College locations in Southern California attended...

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ACC-LA Students Get Up-Close Look at Kaiser’s Premier Optics Lab

American Career College-Los Angeles optical technician students received an added bonus to their curriculum in July when their instructors took them on a field trip to see glass making in action. Kari Cheevers, BA, ABOC, NCLEC, 
Program Director I,...

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ACC Students Create TV Ad for Final Project

The Business Specialist program concluded their first six modules at the end of April 2015 with a final project presentation.   Part of that final assignment was the creation and delivery of their very own commercial.  These are the first...

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