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Arapahoe Community College

Arapahoe Community College

5900 South Santa Fe Drive
P.O. Box 9002
Littleton, CO 80160-9002

As the first two-year college in the Denver area, Arapahoe Community College now boasts over 8,000 students and over 100 degree and certificate programs. The main campus is located on 51 acres in Littleton, adjacent to the downtown area, giving students and faculty panoramic views of the Colorado Rockies and easy access to the city of Denver.

Students at this Colorado college can choose to attend classes on campus or online. In fact, Arapahoe Community College continues to expand its distance learning offerings in terms of web-based instruction options and other technology. At Arapahoe Community College, students work toward two-year degree or certificates in such programs as automotive technology, mortuary science, interior design, and criminal justice, just to name a few.

Arapahoe Community College also offers classes in Castle Rock and at the University Center at Chaparral in Parker, Colorado, making it easier than ever for students to start or continue their studies at ACC. In fact, Arapahoe Community College's mission is to provide an accessible, responsive learning environment that helps students succeed in their educational, professional, and personal goals.

Quick Facts:

·       Arapahoe Community College is accredited by the Commission of Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
·       In the Spring 2009 semester, 8100 students attended Arapahoe Community College.
·       A little more than half of Arapahoe Community College students are in the 18-21 age bracket.
·       Arapahoe Community College offers its students such services as a career center, childcare, disability services, and free tutoring.


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