Advisory Group

American Association of Community Colleges

The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) is the primary advocacy organization for the nation's community colleges. The association represents almost 1,200 two-year, associate degree-granting institutions and more than 12 million students. AACC strives to:

  • Provide a national voice and advocacy for the community college mission
  • Serve as a national information resource
  • Create opportunities for peer networking and interaction at all levels, professional initiatives, dialogue and community building
  • Facilitate collaboration among AACC staff and stakeholders
  • Encourage a shared commitment to the community college movement
  • Offer leadership and career development opportunities.