Associate's Colleges: These institutions offer associate's degree and certificate programs but, with few exceptions, award no baccalaureate degrees./4 Specialized Institutions - These institutions offer degrees ranging from the bachelor's to the doctorate, and typically award a majority of degrees in a single field. The list includes only institutions that are listed as separate campuses in the Higher Education Directory.
Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Teacher certification: Students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization
Teacher certification: Students must complete their preparation at another institution for certain areas of specialization
PO Box 2609, Pago Pago, AS, 96799-2609
The mission of the American Samoa Community College is to foster successful student learning by providing educational programs and services of high quality that will enable students to achieve their educational goals and to contribute to the social, cultural, political, economic, technological, and environmental well-being of American Samoa.
To fulfill this mission, the College, as a United Stated accredited, open admissions, Land Grant institution, provides access to associate degree and certificate programs of study. These programs prepare all students including those who are educationally underserved, challenged, or non-traditional for:
1. transfer to institution of higher learning
2. successful entry into the workforce
3. research and extension in human and natural resources, and
4. awareness of Samoa and the Pacific.
Public, 4-year or above
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits