In the next seven years, the healthcare industry in Central Texas is expected to grow in big ways. Seven new hospitals and expansions at nine of its current hospitals have all been announced.

You can explore a future in healthcare with Austin Community College District (ACC). The college hosts its annual Health Sciences Open House for students and the community to explore its programs and find rewarding careers.

ACC Health Sciences Open House
DATE: Saturday, February 24
TIME: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
LOCATION: ACC Eastview Campus, 3401 Webberville Rd.

Guests will visit innovative labs, explore simulation technology, speak with faculty and students, view live demonstrations, and learn how to get started.

The college offers numerous healthcare degrees and technical certificates, including dental hygiene, veterinary technology, radiology, sonography, surgical technology, nursing, and many more.

Why Enroll at ACC for a Health Career?

  1. From certifications and associate degrees to earning a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Nursing, students can enter the workforce and continue to pursue training at a lower overall cost.
  2. Health careers are vast and diverse. Students can explore various careers, specialties, and roles through flexible schedules.
  3. Just about every career in healthcare remains in strong demand. With new hospitals and doctor’s offices coming to Central Texas, graduates will see ample job offerings and career growth opportunities. 
  4. Get hands-on clinical experiences, practical skills, and exposure to real-world healthcare settings throughout most ACC programs. 

The event is free and open to the public. Registration is recommended but not required.

To learn more and register for the event, visit