If the proposal is approved, the program could start as soon as this fall and cover the cost of tuition for all Central Texas high school students who graduate in 2024.
Classes, work and activities in that building have been canceled for the rest of the day.
Austin Community College is warning its students about a recent scam involving fake paid internships.
Dr. Richard Rhodes has served as Austin Community College Chancellor for 12 years, overseeing the district's growth to 11 campuses.
Round Rock ISD students will have the opportunity to get college credit while still being in high school thanks to a partnership with Austin Community College and Texas State University.
ACC says the order has been lifted as of 5:18 p.m.
The partnership is designed to prepare, develop, hire and retain high-quality PK-12 teachers through a dual credit program between the three educational institutions.
The 8-week class format gives students more flexible options to fit classes into their schedules, says Austin Community College.
The new program will be Austin Community College's fourth bachelor's degree and second in the IT sector.
In a text alert sent around 6:15 p.m., ACC said the campus has returned to normal operations and that Austin police have given the all clear.
All other campuses are continuing to operate on their regular schedules Thursday, says ACC.
Austin Community College's Round Rock Campus was closed until noon Friday due to an ongoing power outage after last night's storm.
Austin Community College District (ACC) administration announced it will offer a 50% discount on its Lineworker Program.
Gov. Greg Abbott announced 152 Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) grants, totaling over $54 million, have been awarded to public community, state, and technical colleges, school districts, and open-enrollment charter schools across the state.
The shelter-in-place order was due to reports of an armed subject near the South Austin campus, says Austin Community College.
The ACC drone program classes are helping law enforcement agencies expand the use of drone technology.
NCAS gives community college STEM students an authentic NASA experience and encourages them to finish an associate degree or transfer to a four-year university to pursue a NASA-related field.
Back to school is just around the corner, and Del Valle is the first district in the area to kick off classes, on Tuesday, August 9.
ACC officials said police have given the Round Rock and South Austin campuses the all-clear following a bomb threat.
About $1 million of federal COVID funds went to help students who were impacted financially by the pandemic, and an additional $75,000 went to help forgive student debts at the college.