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.
SEEING THE WORLD THROUGH A DIFFERENT LENS
Amarillo College provides a solid foundation for students who plan to transfer as English majors to a four-year university. In addition to cultivating students’ critical thinking skills, core English courses at AC broaden both their writing ability and literature competence. Students who major in English at AC are equipped to analyze and communicate well. The College also supports its students through the transfer process.
Journalist, teacher, technical writer, digital copywriter and corporate blogger are just a few of the myriad occupations that attract people with degrees in English. Writing is considered a threshold skill for both employment and promotion, and the ability to write and communicate well in English is attractive to a great many employers around the world.
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.
Pick the pace that works best for you. Transfer in as little as four semesters.
ENGLISH – 60 hrs.
Gen. Studies AS
1ST Semester – 13 hrs
EDUC 1100 FYS Learning Frameworks
ENGL 1301 Freshman Comp. I
MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics
SPCH from approved list
HIST 1301 US History I
2nd Semester – 12 hrs.
ENGL 1302 Freshman Comp I
HIST 1302 U.S. Hist. II
3rd Semester – 13 hrs
GOVT 2305 U.S. Government
BIOL 1408 Biology for Non STEM majors or approved LPS
ENGL 2322 – British Literature I
SPAN 2312 – Second Year Spanish II
4th Semester – 13 hrs.
BIOL 1409 Biology for Non STEM majors or approved LPS
ENGL 2331 Non Western World Literature
ENGL 2333 – World Literature II
GOVT 2306 – Texas Government
5th Semester – 9 hrs
Social, Behavioral Science
ENGL 2323 British Literature II
Transfer credit as needed