Welcome to the online version of the 2012-2013 Palo Alto College Bulletin, which is the official Catalog of Courses. This is a powerful tool that will help you navigate the programs and policies of the Alamo Colleges – Palo Alto College.
Palo Alto College, one of the Alamo Colleges, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Palo Alto College.
Palo Alto College’s Veterinary Technology Program is accredited by the Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA).
The Ray Ellison Family Center earned accreditation from the National Association for Education of Young Children (NAEYC) – the mark of quality for early childhood education programs.
Palo Alto College is a member of the American Association of Community Colleges, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, the Texas Community Colleges Teachers Association, and the National Council of Marketing and Public Relations.
The Alamo Colleges do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation with respect to access, employment programs, or services. Inquiries or complaints concerning these matters should be brought to the attention of: Associate Vice Chancellor of Human Resources and Organizational Development, Title IX Coordinator, (210)485-0200. Address: Human Resources Department, 201 W. Sheridan, Bldg. A, San Antonio, Texas 78204.
Palo Alto College
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San Antonio, Texas 78224-2499
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This catalog contains policies, regulations, procedures, and course content effective at the beginning of the Fall Semester 2012. Palo Alto College reserves the right to make changes at any time to reflect current Board policies, administrative regulations and procedures, and applicable State and Federal regulations. The provisions of this bulletin are subject to change without notice and do not constitute a contract between any student and the college.
Volume 27, May 2012