Anne Arundel Community College

Anne Arundel Community College

The Anne Arundel Community College was established in 1961 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Annapolis, as well as the Naval Academy, is very near to the campus. The college is often referred to as AACC. It is spread out over an area of 230 acres and offers a wide variety of courses for people of all ages.

AACC has won a number of awards over the years. The National Business Alliance recognized it as the "Community College of the Year" in 2000. AACC has the following schools within the campus:

  • School of Arts and Sciences
  • School of Business, Computing and Technical Studies
  • School of Health Professions, Wellness and Physical Education
  • School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

AACC's sports team is known as 'Pioneers'.

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Contacting Anne Arundel

Anne Arundel Community College
101 College Pky
Arnold , MD 21012-1895
General Phone: (410) 777-2222

Anne Arundel Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts627women's studies, liberal arts and sciences, liberal arts and humanities
Business and Management317business, business management, business administration, accounting technology, entrepreneurship, small business management, MIS, management information systems, retail ...
Medical Support and Technology123allied health and medical assisting, radiation therapist, physician assistant, medical lab tech, mental health services tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine102EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse, home health aide
Engineering Technician92electronics tech, occupational safety tech, drafting, architectural drafting
Computer Science and Engineering57computer and info science, computer networking, computer security
Security and Law Enforcement45criminal justice and administration, criminal justice and police, fire protection tech
Law38pre-law, legal assistant
Education and Teaching35elementary school teaching, early childhood education, math teaching, chemistry teaching, physics teaching, Spanish teaching, education courses
Medical Administration28medical secretary
Hospitality25hotel management
Family and Social Work20foodservice management, child care management
Media20communications tech courses
Design12interior design
Therapy and Counseling11physical therapist assistant
Photography and Commercial Art4commercial art
Cooking and Culinary Arts2restaurant and catering management
Landscaping and Horticulture1applied horticulture
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy0health and physical education

Number of programs and degrees for Anne Arundel in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years32638
Associate's degree1,24837

Anne Arundel Student Body

In 2007-2008, Anne Arundel had a total enrollment of 14,834 students (9,049 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 64%
Black 15%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 4%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 13%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 6%
18-19 28%
20-21 17%
22-24 12%
25-29 11%
30-34 6%
35-39 5%
40-49 8%
50-64 5%
65+ 1%

Anne Arundel Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 64 %
Part-Time 43 %

Anne Arundel Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Anne Arundel Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 5,230
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 9,040
Books and supplies $ 1,470

Financial Aid:
Anne Arundel participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 205800)

Anne Arundel Faculty

Anne Arundel has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track926
Non-tenured and not on tenure track5361

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year1*0*
Associate professorcalendar year2*4$74,558
Assistant professorcalendar year1*3$67,459
All faculty totalcalendar year4$93,3607$71,516

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year35$89,31236$84,029
Associate professoracademic year30$71,16548$66,124
Assistant professoracademic year35$59,49342$58,365
Instructoracademic year11$49,15515$53,478
All faculty totalacademic year111$71,025141$67,039

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Anne Arundel Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business/Commerce, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Management Information Systems and Services, Other
Management Information Systems, General
Retailing and Retail Operations
Small Business Administration/Management

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Systems Security

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager

Interior Design

Education And Teaching
Chemistry Teacher Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Education, Other
Elementary Education and Teaching
Mathematics Teacher Education
Physics Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education

Engineering, General

Engineering Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General

Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Pre-Law Studies

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Women's Studies

Mathematics, General

Communications Technologies/Technicians & Support Services, Other

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Physician Assistant
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician


Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Home Health Aide/Home Attendant
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Health and Physical Education, General

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Protection and Safety Technology/Technician

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant

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What Sets Anne Arundel Apart:

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checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Has ROTC (army, air force)

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