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.
The CCAC is about students learning from expert faculty in a learning-centered environment. It’s about a full campus life that includes athletics, social organizations, honor societies, service clubs, student services, the Honors Program and more. It’s about choice—more than 150 programs that lead to great careers and great four-year colleges. It’s about convenience—four campuses, four neighborhood centers and flexible schedules, including online courses. Quality college education at an affordable price—that is what CCAC is all about.
The college continues to benefit the region in multiple ways. More than 95% of CCAC graduates live and work locally. The college raised more than $16 million in public and private grants in 2009–2010, directly benefiting students and the region. What’s more, 43% of CCAC students report they could not have attended college without CCAC. That is why CCAC is proud to be The first choice for faster results.
For more information visit CCAC at a Glance.