Amarillo College delivers Associate Degree and Certificate programs that enrich lives, inspire success, and provide an outstanding academic foundation.
AC students have success whether they are looking to immediately enter the workforce or proceed to a university.
Everything you need to achieve success is within easy reach at Amarillo College, including a team of enthusiastic faculty and staff who are fully committed to helping you realize your dreams.
Nothing takes precedence at AC over your success.
Your success is our sole purpose. Take advantage of scholarships, join an organization, or look for study abroad opportunities that few other community colleges offer.
Be your best self at Amarillo College.
Amarillo College is the most-affordable choice for quality higher education in the Panhandle and offers many ways to support your financial investment.
From corporate training opportunities to personal enrichment classes geared to every age group, the Continuing Education Division is a community resource true to its purpose.
TEACHING THE NEXT GENERATION TO THRIVE
Amarillo College, with a nationally recognized Child Development Lab School to facilitate student observations, is the ideal regional launching pad for a career in Child Development. AC is an acknowledged authority on early childhood development and agencies across the Panhandle partner with AC to ensure that Texas School Ready! grant programs for pre-kindergarteners are delivered effectively.
With many state and national initiatives currently focusing on quality instruction for young children, Child Development has become a field of growth and popularity. There are many ways to utilize degrees in Child Development – in preschool teaching, administration and ownership, and through careers in agencies like Child Protective Services, Child Care Licensing, and the Texas Workforce Commission.
Take a look at jobs in this field that are high paying and growing in our region right now. View data on wages, employment, and education requirements for these careers.