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.
09-13-2010 -- CCAC West Hills Center hosts skilled trades fair
PITTSBURGH-The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) will
hold a skilled trades and services fair on Tuesday, October
12. Attendees will have a chance to participate in live
demonstrations throughout the day in carpentry, heavy equipment
operation, HVAC, iron working, plumbing, welding and automotive
services. The fair will be held at the CCAC West Hills
Center, 1000 McKee Road, Oakdale from 9:00a.m. until 2:00p.m.
The event is open to high school students, current CCAC students
and the general public.
Those participating will learn about how they can receive
training two years or less in more than 18 different high-paying,
rewarding careers at CCAC. Skilled trades and services
offer students the opportunity to earn certificates in a short
amount of time so they are able to begin working in these
high-demand fields. Students are also able to continue at
CCAC to fulfill the requirements needed for an associate's
Lunch and refreshments will be served at the fair. RSVP by
October 6 to firstname.lastname@example.org or call
412.788.7500. Arrivals for groups of five or more are
available from 9:00a.m. through noon. For more information, please
visit www.ccac.edu and search keywords "trades
About CCACThe Community College of Allegheny County is the largest
institution of postsecondary higher education in Pennsylvania. The
college serves 30,000 credit students through 170 degree and
certificate programs and offers thousands of lifelong learning
non-credit and workforce development courses to 35,000 students
annually. Incorporating a learning-centered environment committed
to the future of the region, CCAC continues to expand its reach
through innovative programming and accessible instruction offered
via convenient day, evening, weekend and online courses. With four
campuses and six centers serving Allegheny County and surrounding
communities, CCAC endeavors to fulfill its mission to provide
affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse
and supportive learning environment that prepares the region's
residents for academic, professional and personal success in our
changing global society.