Established in 1923, Allen Community College (ACC) is a public two-year community college located in Iola, Kansas. ACC is a member of the Kansas State Board of Regents. The college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, through the Higher Learning Commission. A wide variety of associate’s degree programs as well as vocational and certificate programs are available for students.
Popular programs include Addictions & Prevention Studies; Art; Agricultural and Natural Resources; Biology; Business Administration; Early Childhood Education; Information Technology; Farm & Ranch Management Production; Pre-Engineering; and Pre-Nursing. Certificate programs include Livestock Marketing & Management; Medical Office Assistant; Production Media; Web Design; and Meat or Livestock Evaluation.
Coursework completed at the college meets all of the higher education requirements of the Kansas Board of Regents for transfer as general education credits to all six of the Regents universities. ACC offers flexible class options that include online classes, two satellite campuses, and part-time schedules.