Job Bank Company Profiles: Alamance Community College

Title

Alamance Community College 

Company Description

Alamance Community College was founded in 1958. As one of the first organized community colleges in North Carolina, the Burlington-Alamance County Industrial Education Center (known as IEC) signified a change in the landscape of education. A half century later, ACC continues to reinvent itself to fit the demands of an ever-changing workplace and the needs of 21st century students.

In its first year of operation, the College offered 15 programs, such as industrial chemistry, yarn and fabric analysis, loom fixing, and machine shop. By the 1970s, course offerings included computer systems, secretarial skills, drafting, and chemical technology.

Flash forward to today’s College where a student body of 5,000-plus has the option of traditional technical courses as well as biotechnology, culinary technology, medical laboratory technology, and a host of university transfer courses. Today’s cutting-edge programs clearly reflect the newest career and job opportunities for our students.

Address

PO Box 8000

City

Graham 

State/Province

 

Zip/Postal Code

27253 

Country/Region

United States 

Primary Phone

336-506-4145 

Fax Number

 

Web URL

http://www.alamancecc.edu 

Company Size

501-1,000 employees 
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Created at 2/4/2013 1:21 PM  by Lorri Allison 
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