Austin Community College partners with Apple on app development course

Apple CEO Tim Cook announces a partnership with Austin Community College (KXAN/Chris Nelson)
Apple CEO Tim Cook announces a partnership with Austin Community College (KXAN/Chris Nelson)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Some of the nation’s newest app developers could be right here in Austin.

Apple CEO Tim Cook traveled to the Capital City Friday to announce a partnership with Austin Community College. Mayor Steve Adler and Sen. Kirk Watson, D-Austin, joined him.

ACC became one of the first community colleges to offer the new Swift curriculum. The program begins in the fall and will train students to develop apps.

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