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ACC Fall Graduation Recap
ACC Fall Graduation Recap

Nearly 700 graduates gathered at the Toyota Arena in Ontario to receive their diplomas in front of family,...

Financial Aid FAQs
Financial Aid FAQs

What is the FAFSA? To apply for financial aid, including work-study, grants, and loans, you will need...

5 Steps to Becoming a Physical Therapist Assistant
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?
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
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...

ACC-LA Dental Assisting Student Finds Hope for Brighter Future With New Career
ACC-LA Dental Assisting Student Finds Hope for Brighter Future With New Career

Returning to school after more than a decade wasn’t easy for Leylany L — but after a brief, steep...

ACC-LA ADN Students Receive Surprise Scholarships from LADMC
ACC-LA ADN Students Receive Surprise Scholarships from LADMC

Nursing students from American Career College-Los Angeles were selected to receive $2,000 scholarship...

ACC Pharmacy Technician Eager to Begin Health Care Journey After Graduation
ACC Pharmacy Technician Eager to Begin Health Care Journey After Graduation

After three decades in accounting, Maureen is done waiting to follow her goal of working in health care. Originally...

ACC-OC Alumnus Glad Sister’s ‘Decision’ Pushed Her to Become Nursing Student
ACC-OC Alumnus Glad Sister’s ‘Decision’ Pushed Her to Become Nursing Student

While most students begin their nursing careers by choice, Desirie A. likes to say her journey to becoming...

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ACC Fall Graduation Recap
ACC Fall Graduation Recap

Nearly 700 graduates gathered at the Toyota Arena in Ontario to receive their diplomas in front of family,...

Financial Aid FAQs
Financial Aid FAQs

What is the FAFSA? To apply for financial aid, including work-study, grants, and loans, you will need...

ACC-LA Dental Assisting Student Finds Hope for Brighter Future With New Career
ACC-LA Dental Assisting Student Finds Hope for Brighter Future With New Career

Returning to school after more than a decade wasn’t easy for Leylany L — but after a brief, steep...

ACC-LA ADN Students Receive Surprise Scholarships from LADMC
ACC-LA ADN Students Receive Surprise Scholarships from LADMC

Nursing students from American Career College-Los Angeles were selected to receive $2,000 scholarship...

ACC-Los Angeles Takes ‘Zen’ Approach to Mental Health Awareness Month
ACC-Los Angeles Takes ‘Zen’ Approach to Mental Health Awareness Month

Staff, faculty and student ambassadors from American Career College-Los Angeles took time for their mental...

Former Bank Manager Cashes In On Wife’s Nursing Experience to Make Change
Former Bank Manager Cashes In On Wife’s Nursing Experience to Make Change

A bank manager for 10 years, Kevin Corcoran was inspired by his wife’s work as a nurse during the COVID-19...

Marine Corps Veteran Dives Right Into Healthcare Career After Military Service
Marine Corps Veteran Dives Right Into Healthcare Career After Military Service

A lot of people might take a break after serving eight years in the US Marine Corps, but just days...

ACC-Ontario Student Finds Her ‘Groove’ Learning to Be Surgical Technologist
ACC-Ontario Student Finds Her ‘Groove’ Learning to Be Surgical Technologist

Krystal Merchant is more than halfway through the Associate of Occupational Science in Surgical Technology program at...

ACC-Ontario Medical Assistant Student Helps Lay Foundation to Build Career On
ACC-Ontario Medical Assistant Student Helps Lay Foundation to Build Career On

Having worked in construction and roofing for years, Bryan Quarry understands what it’s like...

    Resources

    COVID-19 Update 9/15/2021
    COVID-19 Update 9/15/2021

    9/15/2021 Dear ACC Students, We know the news about COVID-19 vaccines is changing on a regular basis,...

    ACC Student Update on COVID-19 State and Local Guidelines: August 2021
    ACC Student Update on COVID-19 State and Local Guidelines: August 2021

    Dear ACC Student, We continue to track the changes in state and local guidelines related to COVID-19 including the...

    Update 6/11/20
    Update 6/11/20

    The health and safety of our students and associates at ACC is our top priority. Our safety and security...

    Updates - 06/10/2020 - Health and Safety Protocols for Returning to Campus
    Updates - 06/10/2020 - Health and Safety Protocols for Returning to Campus

     Students, Over the past few weeks, we have taken the opportunity to enhance our campus and...

    Updates - 06/09/2020 Welcome Back to Campus - Phase One
    Updates - 06/09/2020 Welcome Back to Campus - Phase One

    Dear ACC Student,  We want to thank you all so very much for your determination and patience...

    Updates - 05/01/2020
    Updates - 05/01/2020

    05/01/20 Dear American Career College Students, We want to let you know how much you have inspired us...

    COVID-19 Testing Sites in Southern California
    COVID-19 Testing Sites in Southern California

    Please see a detailed list of COVID-19 testing sites below for Southern California. Los Angeles, California: Testing...

    Updates - 03/27/2020
    Updates - 03/27/2020

    Dear ACC Family, What an amazing week! As the world around us continues to evolve, ACC continues...

    Updates - 03/24/2020
    Updates - 03/24/2020

    Dear ACC Family, What a week it has been already. First of all, I would like to thank and congratulate...

      Features

      5 Steps to Becoming a Physical Therapist Assistant
      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?
      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
      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
      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...

      ACC Career Services Is Open For Business During COVID-19 Campus Shutdown
      ACC Career Services Is Open For Business During COVID-19 Campus Shutdown

      Using a blend of new school technology and old school know-how, it’s nearly been business-as-usual...

      Medical Billing and Coding — A Low-Profile Profession in High Demand
      Medical Billing and Coding — A Low-Profile Profession in High Demand

      One career that offers a wealth of job opportunities is in a field most people know very little about:...

      Ask A Recruiter: Pacific Dental Services
      Ask A Recruiter: Pacific Dental Services

      When Krista Wink tries to recruit dental assistants, she always makes sure to mention that Pacific...

      Healthcare Recruiters Share Tips With Job Seekers at ACC-Ontario’s Fall Career Fair
      Healthcare Recruiters Share Tips With Job Seekers at ACC-Ontario’s Fall Career Fair

      More than 450 students and graduates from American Career College-Ontario got a chance to jumpstart their...

      ACC-Ontario Hosts 2019 AST Conference
      ACC-Ontario Hosts 2019 AST Conference

      Surgical technologists from across California attended their annual state conference this October, which...

        Community Outreach

        ACC Receives Top Honors for Community Service
        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
        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,...

        ACC-OC PTA Students Help Decorate APTA’s Award-Winning Rose Parade Float
        ACC-OC PTA Students Help Decorate APTA’s Award-Winning Rose Parade Float

        A trio of physical therapist assistant students from American Career College helped decorate the American...

        ACC-OC PTA Students Help Organize Holiday Gifts Donated for Local Children
        ACC-OC PTA Students Help Organize Holiday Gifts Donated for Local Children

        This October, physical therapist assistant students from American Career College gave back to the community...

        ACC-OC RT Students Distribute Food With ‘Giving Children Hope’
        ACC-OC RT Students Distribute Food With ‘Giving Children Hope’

        A group of respiratory therapy students from American Career College helped distribute food to feed homeless...

        ACC-Los Angeles Student Ambassadors Help Sort Clothing at Midnight Mission
        ACC-Los Angeles Student Ambassadors Help Sort Clothing at Midnight Mission

        A group of student ambassadors from American Career College spent part of their weekend this July volunteering...

        American Career College Puts Real Effort Into 2021 Virtual Heart Walk Fundraiser
        American Career College Puts Real Effort Into 2021 Virtual Heart Walk Fundraiser

        More than 100 students and staff from all three American Career College campuses laced up their sneakers...

        ACC-LA Canned Food Drive Delivers More Than 100 Boxes To Neighborhood Church
        ACC-LA Canned Food Drive Delivers More Than 100 Boxes To Neighborhood Church

        Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the staff and students at American Career College-Los Angeles are always...

        ACC-Ontario DA Students Volunteer With Future USC Dentists During Corona Clinic
        ACC-Ontario DA Students Volunteer With Future USC Dentists During Corona Clinic

        A group of American Career College dental assisting students got a chance to work side-by-side with future...

          Alumni

          ACC Pharmacy Technician Eager to Begin Health Care Journey After Graduation
          ACC Pharmacy Technician Eager to Begin Health Care Journey After Graduation

          After three decades in accounting, Maureen is done waiting to follow her goal of working in health care. Originally...

          ACC-OC Alumnus Glad Sister’s ‘Decision’ Pushed Her to Become Nursing Student
          ACC-OC Alumnus Glad Sister’s ‘Decision’ Pushed Her to Become Nursing Student

          While most students begin their nursing careers by choice, Desirie A. likes to say her journey to becoming...

          ACC Education Director Understands Life On ‘Both Sides of the Desk’
          ACC Education Director Understands Life On ‘Both Sides of the Desk’

          When Jamison Wallington says he understands what American Career College students experience at school,...

          A Decade of Growth: Alumna Returns as Optical Faculty
          A Decade of Growth: Alumna Returns as Optical Faculty

          A lot can happen in a decade. For Adrianna A., she went from finishing her optical technician program...

          ACC-LA ADN Graduate Spotlight: Shawn Butler
          ACC-LA ADN Graduate Spotlight: Shawn Butler

          Shawn Butler recently graduated from American Career College-Los Angeles with his associate degree in...

          ACC Graduate Uses MBC Knowledge as Cornerstone For Healthcare Career
          ACC Graduate Uses MBC Knowledge as Cornerstone For Healthcare Career

          Working in medical billing and coding probably stopped Maria Dominguez Clemente from pursuing a life...

          ACC ADN Grad Spotlight: Simone Everett
          ACC ADN Grad Spotlight: Simone Everett

          Simone Everett knew she always wanted to get into nursing. Inspired by her mom, Simone was working as...

          ACC ADN Graduate Spotlight: Roy Black
          ACC ADN Graduate Spotlight: Roy Black

          Roy Black graduated from American Career College-Ontario’s vocational nursing program five years...

          ACC VN Grad Spotlight: Sandy Jordan
          ACC VN Grad Spotlight: Sandy Jordan

          Graduating the vocational nursing program at American Career College-Orange County was a huge milestone...

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