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 Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity 

AACC promotes increased access and success for the diverse community college population by securing federal and private support to colleges and providing opportunities, resources, and information related to persistence, retention, program completion, and transfer.

AACC is committed to diversity in its policies, programs, and relationships, as well as in its efforts to build, maintain, and promote a culture of equity and inclusion.


National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Congress designates each October as National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). NDEAM is a national campaign to raise awareness about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America's workers with disabilities. If your college has an outstanding story to share, please send to

High Impact Practices for Latino Students

The 2014 Examples of Excelencia recognizes selected programs in higher education at the Associate, Baccalaureate, Graduate levels as well as at Community-Based Organizations (CBOs). The compendium contains one-page program summary of the 4 Examples of Excelencia, the 15 finalist programs, and the 10 honorable mention programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino students in higher education. These programs do not serve Latino students exclusively, but each program disaggregates their data and can demonstrate success with Latino students. To download your copy, click here.

AACC Presents Minority Males and Post-Secondary Education Success

AACC hosts Dr. Frank Harris and Dr. Luke Wood, co-directors of the Minority Male Community College Collaborative (M2C3). The interview appeared on Higher Education Talk Radio on September 16, 2014. To listen to the interview, click here.

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 Contact Information

For more information, please contact:

Kevin Christian
Senior Program Associate, Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity
Ph: 202.728.0200 x262

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Learn more about our Minority Male Student Success Database.

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