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.
IMPROVING AND PROTECTING OUR WORLD
The Criminal Justice Programs offer an Associate in Science in Criminal Justice for students who wish to pursue a four-year degree. Since 1968, the Panhandle Regional Law Enforcement Academy has been training people for careers as sheriff's deputies and city police officers. Upon completion of the Law Enforcement Academy, students receive 26 credit hours supplying the requirements for a Certificate of Completion in Law Enforcement or the core requirements for an Associate in Applied Science degree in Criminal Justice Law Enforcement.
In addition, the Criminal Justice Programs conduct mandated Continuing Education or In-Service Training and Seminars for law enforcement, corrections, and other criminal justice fields using local, national, and internationally recognized speakers. Amarillo College is a licensed training provider through the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE).