Earn a degree on your terms and schedule

Gain the skills needed to meet your career goals with the flexibility to make it happen. Palo Alto College (PAC) offers several fully online degrees, all at affordable rates.

Discover your next success at PAC

Quality online education with on-campus perks



Guiding you to greatness

Experience dedicated support from enrollment coaches and academic advisors who guide you from start to finish.


Prioritizing your success

Visit the campus library equipped with a computer lab. PAC also offers remote tutoring services.


Venturing beyond the classroom

Strengthen your mind and body. Access the campus fitness center and all its amenities, keeping you healthy and focused.

Start your journey with us


Join a vibrant community at Palo Alto College,

a staple of San Antonio’s southside.

  • fully online degrees and certificates

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  • fully online Transfer Advising Guides (TAGs)

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Hear Guadalupe's inspiring journey

Hear a story of strength as Guadalupe earns her degree online while balancing a full-time job and being a parent.

"I have always wanted to help my community and I believe with this degree, I can do that. The Alamo Colleges have helped me to achieve that dream."

Guadalupe Cardenas, PAC fully online student
Watch: Guadalupe shares why she attended PAC online.

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Find a program that fits your busy schedule

Each of our fully online programs allows you to learn the material on your own time.


Business Management and Operations


Cyber Defense


Logistics & Supply Management

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Network and Computer Information Systems


Transportation Management


Warehouse Management

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Explore PAC’s newest online Bachelor of Applied Technology 

Save time and money while gaining essential business, finance, and technology skills in this career-focused bachelor's program.

Elevate your education

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How to apply to Alamo Colleges

AlamoENROLL for self-starters

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Apply and get accepted to college!

Applying is free and easy. Visit goapplytexas.org to complete your application. 

Apply now at GoApplyTexas.org

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Make sure you have what you need before you begin your application.

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Most students qualify for financial aid. 

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Next Steps

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Access Student Portal

The Alamo Colleges District uses ACES as the online student portal for all of your information and can be accessed at aces.alamo.edu.

  • You will receive your ACES login information via email within 3-5 days of submitting your ApplyTexas application.
  • Be sure to complete the AlamoENROLL GoFAARR and Test Prep modules located in the "Start Here" tab.
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Select the link in the top-right corner of ACES to access your student email.

Submit Documents

You’ll need to gather and submit several important documents, including:

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You don’t have to wait to gather your paperwork. Start submitting these as soon as you apply. 

Get Registered

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Orientation and Registration

Celebrate your transition to college! You'll learn more about your college programs and services at New Student Orientation (NSO), which is required for all new and transfer students.

Once you attend NSO, you'll be able to meet with an advisor and register for classes. 

Learn more about NSO 

Make Payment

After you’ve registered, you’ll need to make sure your tuition has been covered by financial aid or your payments have been made to avoid having your classes dropped. 

View Registration and Payment Calendar

Questions about paying for college?

Learn more about Paying for College

We’re eager to help you join the PAC family.

Whatever your background or what you want to accomplish at Palo Alto College - we’re here for you.


Online Programs

Find programs to prepare yourself for future success.

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Online Course Offerings

Choose from a number of our online course offerings. 

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Academic & Student Support

Benefit from personalized support and resources.

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Get the support that's made for you

We know how getting started feels, so we're here to help. Chat with us here or fill out this form to connect with us.

AlamoONLINE Enrollment Coaches can:

• Help you start the application process

• Guide you in the enrollment process for fully online courses

• Connect you to registration with a college advisor

• Refer you to services available to online students

Contact us today.


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About AlamoONLINE

What "fully online" means for you

You can earn your college degree or credential online with a learning style that fits you best. Our five Alamo Colleges offer online courses in two learning modes:

Asynchronous online learning
Students access their courses each week at any time.

Synchronous online learning
Students log in and participate in class at a specified time each week via Zoom or video conference.

No matter which mode you select, our Alamo Colleges are here to ensure you meet your goals.

Frequently Asked Questions

At the Alamo Colleges District

AlamoONLINE represents the range of opportunities for students pursuing degrees, certificates, or other offerings delivered 100% online from:

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Explore 100% online degrees, certificates, and offerings.

Available at the five independently accredited Alamo Colleges of the Alamo Colleges District.
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Or browse our fully online transfer opportunities