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.
Allegheny, Boyce, North, South
The Health & Physical Education program is a university parallel program that prepares students for transfer to bachelor degree programs related to exercise science, physical activity/wellness, sports management, and Health and Physical Education teacher certification.
Students work with an academic advisor to choose electives that meet the requirements for their chosen four-year institution.
Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate will:
Graduates transfer to Bachelor's programs in health related professions including exercise physiology, sports medicine, health club management, cardiac rehabilitation, athletic administration, sports management, and education. The Health and Physical Education courses are also used by non-majors to enhance knowledge and skills for personal health/enrichment, professional certifications, and employment in the field.