Activity Care Professional Program at Collin College

Activity Care Professional (ACP) Universal Integrated Healthcare Role

Our first in the nation program combines the training you would experience in a Certified Nursing Assistant program with Activity Professional specialized instruction designed to help special populations live quality, enriched, healthier and happier lives. This unique career path will remain in demand for years to come. Get started today! 

Students who graduate from Collin College's Activity Care Professional Program will have a greater likelihood of long-term success in the fastest growing, highest demand sector for tomorrow’s health care professionals. 


For information about the Activity Care Professional Program

Please email Andrea Fields at or Karrie Newby at to set up a time 


Students may pursue academic awards (AAS or a Level 1 Certificate).  Awards are stackable, so students may choose to start with a Level 1 Certificate and continue toward their AAS.  (**Please note: Classes include a combination of web-based (online ) coursework and some blended [hybrid] as well as experiential clinical site work.  

Application Process Next Page

For more information, please contact:


Professor Andrea Fields, BSN, RN, AC-BC
Activity Care Professional (ACP) Discipline Lead


Activity Care Professional (ACP) Program


Opportunities for Activity Care Professionals

Activity Care Program Application

Activity Care Program Course Catalogue Info