What type of student should attend Austin Community College (ACC)? Students who want to go to college and earn a degree but cannot afford tuition at a University. Students who are not sure what their major is going to be are also a good fit for ACC. They can take the core classes that are required while they are deciding, and if needed transfer to a University of their choice. Students who do not want to go away to college but prefer to stay home to save money love ACC because it offers a number of degree choices and several locations in the greater Austin area. Austin Community College has a lot to offer students of all ages, including those who have been away from school for many years and are wanting to further their education.