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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.
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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.
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Student Service Center Rm. 101,
P.O. Box 447 2201 South Washington Street Amarillo, TX 79109
Phone: (806) 371-5445
Fax: (806) 371-5426
Amarillo College serves as a Testing Center for the ACT. The ACT is a standardized assessment which measures skills in English, Mathematics, Social Studies, and Science, and includes an optional Writing assessment. The ACT is often used as a criterion for college admission.
Although the ACT is not required for the admission to Amarillo College, academic credit may be awarded based upon scores achieved. The policies and scores required to earn credit by examination for the ACT assessment are described below:
English 29 = 3 hrs. credit in Freshman Composition I (ENGL 1301)
English 32 = 6 hrs. credit in Freshman Composition I and II (ENGL 1301 and ENGL 1302)
Math 26 = 3 hrs. credit in Contemporary Mathematics (MATH 1332)
Math 30 = 3 hrs. credit in College Algebra (MATH 1314)
Students requiring special assessment conditions or alternate assessment dates MUST communicate with ACT for special accommodations. ACT requires advance registration and payment. Please contact ACT for more information. Score results are available approximately four weeks after the assessment date. For more information or to register online visit the official ACT website.
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