Amarillo College delivers Associate Degree and Certificate programs that enrich lives, inspire success, and provide an outstanding academic foundation. AC students have success whether they are looking to immediately enter the workforce or proceed to a university. AC's core purpose is to help each student succeed and strives to ensure a 70% completion rate by 2020.
Amarillo Area Foundation
The Amarillo Area Foundation is the only nonprofit community foundation serving the more than 400,000 people in the Texas Panhandle. As a leader in philanthropic, nonprofit and community issues, the Foundation is a catalyzing force that addresses the community's most critical challenges by providing significant, shared and lasting results.
Amarillo Economic Development Corporation
The Amarillo Economic Development Corporation (EDC) promotes business expansion in the greater Amarillo area to build a stronger, more diversified economy, and to also increase the economic vitality and wealth of the community. The Amarillo EDC works to support the Amarillo economy through business recruitment, business retention and expansion efforts, as well as entrepreneurial and small business support.
Amarillo Independent School District
The mission of the Amarillo Independent School District (AISD) is to graduate every student prepared for success beyond high school. AISD is committed to empowering scholars to be thinkers, communicators, collaborators and contributors within their schools and their community. With over 2,200 teachers and 300 business partners, AISD serves more than 33,000 students annually. In 2017, AISD received a District of Distinction award from District Administration Magazine as well as additional recognition for excellence in teaching.