Founded in 1985 as a small travel school for a booming travel industry, Alaska Career College (then called Travel Academy) quickly established itself as a significant center of education for the State of Alaska. As new industries developed the school met employer needs head-on, and ten years later Travel Academy became Career Academy, offering education in areas such as Medical Assisting and Business & Computer Technology. On November 18, 2011, this Alaskan grown institution became a recognized college. Now offering both degree and certification programs, ACC or Alaska Career College has been a launch pad for professionals in various industries globally. After 26 years of tremendous growth, ACC has reflected the drive and desire of its students, their true inspiration. With day, evening and weekend programs, ACC offers educational excellence that works around real life. ACC offers educational excellence that works around real life.