President’s Welcome

DrSimon-3Thank you for your interest in Angelina College. Since 1968, the college’s esteemed faculty and dedicated staff members have had an uncompromising commitment to providing a preeminent student-centered learning experience to our more than 5,300 students and to actively participating in the communities we are privileged to serve. Angelina College also supports economic and small business development and community service initiatives throughout its twelve-county service area.

Located in Lufkin, Texas, a city of 36,000, AC offers the best features of rural and suburban living in the safe and attractive “pineywoods” region of Texas.  Lufkin is known for its rich community and cultural events; excellent healthcare services; vibrant local businesses; and proximity to beautiful lakes, forests, and rivers. The city’s catchphrase really says it all, “You’ll Love Lufkin!”

AC offers associate degrees and certificates in Business, Fine Arts, Science and Mathematics, Liberal Arts, Technology and Workforce, and Health Careers academic divisions. AC also offers customized workforce training, adult basic education, police and fire academies, and personal enrichment courses through our Community Services division. AC provides a vibrant and diverse living-learning environment featuring championship intercollegiate athletic teams, fun residence life programming, engaged student organizations, and excellent student theater and musical productions. We are particularly proud of the college’s partnership with the Angelina Arts Alliance, a nonprofit organization presenting a diverse and comprehensive selection of professional performing arts events in AC’s multimillion dollar Center for the Arts.

At Angelina College, you have the opportunity to experience personal growth and discovery, academic and professional development, and the kind of experiences that make for lifelong memories.







Dr. Michael J. Simon