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.
04-01-2010 -- CCAC–North hosts diversity panel
PITTSBURGH-The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
North campus (8701 Perry Highway, McCandless) will host a panel
discussion, "Conquering 'isms,'" at 2:30 p.m. April 14 in room
3002. The discussion is free and open to the public.
Charlie Morrison of the Pittsburgh Human Relations Commission,
Dina Clark of the W. Pa. Diversity Initiative and Donna Imhoff,
PhD, president of CCAC-North campus, will serve as panelists. Rick
Adams, CCAC special assistant to the president for diversity and
equity, will moderate.
Panelists will discuss CCAC's new nondiscrimination policy, best
practices in teaching tolerance and strategies to meet the
challenges of a diverse population within the classroom
environment. For more information, call 412.369.3622.
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.