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.
DEVELOPING INNOVATIVE USER EXPERIENCES
The potential for and solar energy in the United States is enormous, and this Amarillo College program inspires students to learn about the many electrical and mechanical properties that applicable to alternative power. With support from the National Science Foundation in 2010, AC added a Solar component to its renewable energy curriculum. Students receive highly relevant electrical, mechanical, energy and safety instruction.
The U.S. Department of Energy predicts Texas will continue to be one of the hottest markets for jobs in the solar industry. Graduates enter a job market that analysts predict will generate as many as 123,000 new technologically advanced jobs in the Texas solar market by 2020 with salaries that range from $30,000 annually for entry-level positions, to $50,000, depending on the level of experience.
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.