AACC is the national voice for the nation’s community, junior, and technical colleges – the largest and fastest growing sector of higher education. AACC’s membership comprises more than 1,000 institutions serving 12.4 million students. AACC’s national and international associate members comprise higher education associations, government agencies, and corporate program participants.
Community college students represent almost half (45%) of all U.S. undergraduate students—more than 12 million.
Wide-ranging community college curricula prepare in-demand professionals and technicians. These include business management and marketing, health sciences, computer and information technology, engineering technologies, security, education, skilled trades, and more.