Austin Community College District (ACC) is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. ACC also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. The College is recognized and sanctioned by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. It is a member of the American Association of Community Colleges and the Texas Association of Community Colleges.

In addition to institutional accreditation, many ACC programs have obtained professional accreditation as well. Visit the Accreditation section in this catalog and online for more information.