Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

The East/West Project

 

Do you live in eastern Allegheny County? Do you want the high-quality, affordable career training offered at the West Hills Center – but getting there is impossible for you? The East/West Project is a special opportunity designed to help you prepare for the high-demand job you want.

East/West offers a package of supports that will help you succeed:

  • Career Advice to help you enroll and make decisions about your future.
  • Local Classes in your own neighborhood for non-lab courses, including individual tutoring.
  • Transportation to the West Hills Center for technical lab classes.
  • A Computer Account to manage all your classes online, with support from a computer lab tutor.
  • A Coach to help you succeed.
  • Job Search and Internship direction and support.
       

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Read the East/West Brochure

An important part of East/West is being part of a team that works together to win. You will be part of a group that studies together and finishes together (a “cohort”). You will meet your team members at the beginning of the program.


Come to an information session.

June 26 - Homewood-Brushton:  5 p.m. (Thursday)
July 10 - Braddock Hills:  5 p.m. (Thursday)
July 26 – Braddock Hills: 10 a.m. (Saturday)
August 2 – Homewood-Brushton: 10 a.m. (Saturday)

Bring your friends who may be interested – and your family is welcome. Refreshments will be provided. Call the Braddock Hills Center or the Homewood-Brushton Center for more information. When you call, ask for your “East/West Representative.”

Braddock Hills: 412.271.0201
Homewood-Brushton: 412.371.1600

Want to visit the Technology Classrooms at the West Hills Center? 

Join the bus tour of the West Hills Center during an Open House on Saturday, July 12. The bus leaves at 10 a.m. sharp! Share some outdoor BBQ and personally experience the equipment in the West Hills classrooms. Call the Braddock Hills Center or the Homewood-Brushton Center to reserve your place on the tour bus!

 


How to Learn More

  1. Email us at eastwest@ccac.edu
  2. Watch for a Recruitment Event in your community. Many organizations will schedule one this summer.
  3. Come to an Information Session at the CCAC Center near you:
    Braddock Hills: 412.271.0201
    Homewood-Brushton: 412.371.1600
  4. Contact Admissions at the CCAC Campus near you.
    When you call, ask for your “East/West Representative”
    Allegheny Campus: 412.237.2511
    Boyce Campus: 412.325.6614

Watch this site for updates!