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St. Philip's College
• MLK Campus Library
• Southwest Campus Library

Please read the information below. All forms included in this package need to be filled out and returned to the academy office prior to acceptance into any program. If you have any questions, please call the coordinator for the academy you are applying for.



 Aerospace Academy   Information Technology & Security Academy   Advanced Technology & Manufacturing Academy   Health Professions Academy 
Marivel Nanez
Erica Carza

Sandi Boyd - CTTC

Troy Kettell

Sandi Boyd - CTTC

Troy Kettell


Students selected for the program must meet the following criteria: 

1. Junior class standing to include completion of all required courses toward high school graduation plan.

2. Completion of 13 credits by end of sophomore year.


Completed application packet must include: 

1. Completion of Academy Application with required signatures and forms.

2. Copy of current Academic Achievement Record (AAR) Official High School Transcript with an official raised seal and one copy of the daily attendance report for the current school year.

3. Student must be passing all high school classes with a "C" or higher. Special emphasis will be placed on the following classes: Algebra I, Geometry, and English.

4. Accuplacer with Essay (College Placement Test)

  • All students must take the Accuplacer w/Essay in order to determine enrollment in a Dual Credit Program.
  • Exam consists of Reading Comprehension, Elementary Algebra, Arithmetic, Sentence Structure and a Written Essay.
  • Complete all sextions of Accuplacer or THEA: Reading, English (w/Essay), and Math. Must meet all College Dual Credit and Program minimum placement test score requirements in Math, Reading, and English. Students must pass one section in Accuplacer or ASSET to qualify for the Aerospace, Information Technology & Security, and Manufacturing Technology Academies. Students must pass all sections of the Accuplacer to qualify for the Health Professions Academy. 
  • There is a $29.00 fee for the exam-Student must bring a photo ID and SSN at time of testing.
  • There is a practice website at: that you can use.
  • You will receive a printout of Accuplacer test scores that you can submit.
  • You may contact one of the following testing centers to schedule for the Accuplacer or THEA:

St. Philip's College 210-486-2830
St, Philip's College Southwest Campus 210-486-7281
Northwest Vista College 210-486-4346
Palo Alto College 210-486-3444
San Antonio College 210-486-0444
Northeast Lakeview College 210-486-5401
Center Texas Technology Center 210-431-7111


Students selected for the program must meet the following criteria: 

5. Submit one copy of final report to:
Alamo Academies 
 800 Quintana Road, Building 8  
San Antonio, TX 78211 or Fax to 210-486-9872 
6. Complete Apply Texas Application on-line: Please call your coordinator for specific instructions. You will need to submit your Apply Texas ID number to the coordinator.
7. You will need to submit military verification form if applicable; and INS documentation if applicable (copy of resident  alien card - front and back)