Vision and Mission
The American College in Spain will be a destination for academic excellence, serving both international students and from local communities. ACS faculty and founders are committed to developing the conditions that enable its students to experience an unparalleled American educational journey, which, combined with the cultural and sporting values of Spain, will develop them intellectually, socially, and personally. The American College in Spain will be recognized for its recruitment of outstanding faculty and staff whose primary focus will be to promote the success of students on an individual basis, facilitating their access to an American higher education.
The mission of The American College in Spain is to offer students and student-athletes a successful high school and university academic program that will provide them with the best educational, cultural and sports background to continue their higher education in America and other international institutions elsewhere. The academic program puts particular emphasis on developing international and cross-cultural capabilities through excellence in academics, cultural and sports training, inter-campus transfer, and other international academic opportunities.
- Academic Excellence and Student Success: Achieving student success through high quality, learning-centered US based programs, and practical education delivered in a personalized manner in small class sizes.
- Affordability: ACS makes American education affordable to all with carefully structured tuitions, balanced academic programs and sports scholarship opportunities.
- Diversity: Our faculty members and student body represent countries from across the globe, blended with the true cosmopolitan atmosphere of the Costa del Sol, resulting in a true international environment.
- Sports Training: our student-athletes benefit from top coaching programs, fantastic sporting facilities and excellent year-round weather.