The Community College of Allegheny County provides a supportive and transformative learning environment that prepares graduates to meet critical needs in the region’s workforce.
At CCAC, we believe that life outside the classroom is an important part of your college experience. Each CCAC campus has a variety of activities to enhance your lifestyle – including athletics, cultural events and personal development seminars.
The CCAC Educational
Foundation is the fundraising and benefactor arm of the college. It seeks to
create vital connections between the college and the wider community
to ensure the ongoing viability of the college.
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Also see other Business programs at CCAC.
This University Parallel program provides the freshman and sophomore foundations of a baccalaureate business degree. Students should select specialized courses with their major field of concentration as identified by their transfer college or university.Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate will:
Graduates may earn a bachelor’s degree and prepare for graduate training in many business fields.
It is recommended for students who are unsure where they are transferring to take a four credit lab science class.
Major Field Electives: Non-TAOC participating institutions students must complete a minimum of 18 credit or six courses in the area of the bachelor's degree or related field of knowledge. Electives should be selected in consultation with a transfer counselor.Students transferring to a TAOC participating-institution must complete the following courses as Major Field Electives. (16 total credits)BUS-103 Principles of Management 3BUS-104 Principles of Marketing 3BUS-251 Business Law 1 3 Humanities elective 3 Science elective with a lab 4Required Mathematics electives for students transferring to a TAOC participating-institution: (7–8 total credits)MAT-165 Probability & Statistics or 4MAT-161 Elementary Statistics 3MAT-201 Calculus 1 or 4MAT-220 Business Calculus 4Required Mathematics electives for students who are not intending to transfer to a TAOC participating-institution: (7 total credits)MAT-120 Analytical Methods or 3 Departmental approved mathematics course.MAT-108 Intermediate Algebra or 4MAT-165 Probability & Statistics or 4MAT-220 Business Calculus 4MAT-195, Business Mathematics will not satisfy the mathematics requirements in Business (004.2).
CCAC is part of the Pennsylvania Transfer and Articulation Center
(PA TRAC) and its efforts to align specific community college courses and
programs with the PASSHE (Pennsylvania State System of Higher
Education) and a few private institutions to ensure the smooth progression
from CCAC to those institutions.
A list of CCAC courses that are approved
for the PA track framework is found at the end of the Course Description
section of the catalog.
Services section includes details about earning a bachelor degree.
Specific articulation agreement details can be found on the CCAC articulation page.