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6 Healthcare Programs That Can Be Completed in Under a Year

Did you know that you can pursue a career in healthcare without completing multiple years of medical...

ACC-LA VN Student 'Happier, Confident and Proud' After Living True Self

Before coming out as bisexual, American Career College-Los Angeles student Lexi B. tried to ignore her...

ACC Student Mixes Hands-On Skills and Fashion in Optical Technology Journey 

Skyler S. is on a mission to bridge the gap between medicine and fashion in the optical industry, one...

What Does a Respiratory Therapist Do? | A Day in the Life

Respiratory therapists spend their career focused on something that many of us take for granted —...

American Career College Celebrates Over 1,200 Graduates at Toyota Arena

The Toyota Arena was filled with joy and pride as American Career College held its Spring 2024 graduation...

Can I Earn My Dental Assistant Certification Online?

If you want to start working as a dental assistant, you may be curious about the educational options...

California’s New Minimum Wage Bill Offers Growth Opportunities for Healthcare Workers

For those considering a career in healthcare, California’s new minimum wage bill may provide some...

What Jobs Can You Get With a Medical Coding Certificate?

Medical coding plays a crucial role in the healthcare system, ensuring that patient records are accurate,...

Students Travel to Capitol Hill to Represent Aspiring Healthcare Professionals

Students from American Career College got a chance to make their voices heard at the nation’s capital...

Student Life

ACC-LA VN Student 'Happier, Confident and Proud' After Living True Self

Before coming out as bisexual, American Career College-Los Angeles student Lexi B. tried to ignore her...

ACC Student Mixes Hands-On Skills and Fashion in Optical Technology Journey 

Skyler S. is on a mission to bridge the gap between medicine and fashion in the optical industry, one...

American Career College Celebrates Over 1,200 Graduates at Toyota Arena

The Toyota Arena was filled with joy and pride as American Career College held its Spring 2024 graduation...

Students Travel to Capitol Hill to Represent Aspiring Healthcare Professionals

Students from American Career College got a chance to make their voices heard at the nation’s capital...

Student Services: Helping Bridge Challenges to Success at ACC-Orange County

At American Career College-Orange County, Maria Adame wears multiple hats as an academic retention specialist....

ACC-Ontario VN Students Serve Community at YMCA Jurupa Valley Healthy Kids Day

American Career College-Ontario vocational nursing students recently volunteered their time at the YMCA...

The ACC Advantage: Helping Students Master the GRIT Mentality

It’s not easy committing yourself to an educational program, earning your diploma or degree, getting...

ACC-LA Student Wins Nationwide ABHES Scholarship for $5,000

In a surprise announcement during class, American Career College student Nisha S. learned she had won...

ACC-Ontario Students Help Sort PJs at Ronald McDonald House

Led by ACC-Ontario student services specialist Angel Ontiveros, the students helped sort and organize...

    Features

    Top 5 Benefits of a Career in Medical Billing

    Medical billing is a great option for individuals who are looking for a healthcare career with a good...

    6 Study Tips for Passing the HESI Exam

    Considering applying to nursing school? Congratulations! Nursing is a meaningful profession and fulfilling...

    LVN vs. ADN: What’s the Difference Between These Nursing Programs?

    Ready to start your nursing education, but not sure which path to pursue? For aspiring nurses eager to...

    So, You Want to Be a Dental Assistant?

    Well then, this blog post is for you! In this post, we will cover the basics of Dental Assisting and...

    Getting the Medical Assistant Training You Need to Succeed

    Can you see yourself working as a Medical Assistant? If so, you’ll need the proper training to...

    5 Steps to Becoming a Physical Therapist Assistant

    Interested in training to become a physical therapist assistant (PTA)? Excellent choice! It’s a...

    Physical Therapy vs. Occupational Therapy: What’s the Difference?

    Are you considering training as a physical therapist assistant (PTA) or occupational therapy assistant...

    3 Areas of Study That Prepare You to Train as a Physical Therapist Assistant

    Training as a physical therapist assistant (PTA) is a great way to turn your passions and interests into...

    First ACC-OC Radiography Cohort Practices Interviews With Career Services

    Students from American Career College-Orange County's first radiography class honed the skills necessary...

      Community Outreach

      ACC-OC’s Friendly Contest Brings Joy to Local School

      In the spirit of giving and friendly competition, American Career College-Orange County held a canned...

      ACC-LA Spreads Holiday Cheer to Local Kids With Toy Drive

      While the holiday season is a joyous time for most, it can be a time of stress and anxiety for some families. Parents...

      ACC Hosts Backyard BBQ at Ronald McDonald House in Los Angeles

      Volunteers from American Career College helped families battling illness have a little summer fun this...

      ACC-Orange County Voted 2023 Favorite Trade School & Nursing School

      ACC-Orange County is proud to announce that we have been recognized in the San Gabriel Valley Tribune’s...

      ACC-Ontario Voted Best Trade School & Nursing School

      We are proud to announce that American Career College-Ontario has been voted “Best Trade School”...

      ACC-Ontario Student Experience Manager Organizes Valentine’s Day Drive for Local Hospitals

      Whether it’s delivering food or helping with holiday events, Renee Guerrero says American Career...

      ACC-Ontario VN Students Volunteer at Local Community Health Fairs

      Vocational nursing students from American Career College-Ontario got a chance to put their classroom...

      ACC Receives Top Honors for Community Service

      American Career College (ACC) has earned top honors as the recipient of the 2022 Excellence in Community...

      ACC Campuses Raise Over $26,000 for Heart Health

      More than 150 American Career College students, associates and alumni walked the 5K event on April 2,...

        Alumni

        Finding Inspiration: Frances V's Journey of Resilience

        Frances V's path to healthcare wasn't just a choice — it was a calling. From her earliest days,...

        ACC Grad Has Perfect Beginning to PTA Career

        After successfully graduating from American Career College as the physical therapist assistant (PTA)...

        VN Grad Navigated Through Setbacks to Success at ACC

        Andrew P.’s path to graduate from the American Career College Vocational Nursing program wasn't...

        Alum Finds Second Career in Optical Dispensing, Starts Own Company

        Angela E., an alumna of American Career College, recounts how she serendipitously entered the optical...

        First-Generation Student Finds Purpose in Nursing and Teaching

        ACC nursing alumna Irene B. is a first-generation Mexican American, and becoming a nurse was her way...

        ACC Alumnus Turned Campus Director of Education Reminisces on Childhood in Romania

        Andrei Livanu was inspired to follow in his father’s footsteps. The son of a teacher and paramedic,...

        ACC-LA Celebrates First Graduation Ceremony for Radiography Program

        American Career College proudly welcomed the first graduating cohort from its Los Angeles radiography...

        Alum inspired to provide the best patient care

        Gabriela G. wanted to become the kind of nurse her grandmother didn’t have. After watching her...

        Q and A with WCU Alumni Nune Stepanyan, DNP ’21, MSN-FNP ’19, BSN ’16

        How has WCU helped you get to where you are today in your career? When I started my journey with WCU...

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