Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

03/21/2014 -- CCAC student named 2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Bronze Scholar

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PITTSBURGH—Community College of Allegheny County student Shawn Hinnebusch has been named a 2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Bronze Scholar. Each year, community college students from across the nation compete for Gold, Silver and Bronze honors in the All-USA Community College Academic Team competition. The program is sponsored by the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation and is administered by Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.

A resident of McCandless, Hinnebusch was selected as Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Scholar based upon his scores earned in the All-USA Community College Academic Team competition. Students were judged on their academic rigor, grade point average, academic and leadership awards and engagement in college and community service.

As Coca-Cola Bronze Scholar, Hinnebusch will receive a $1,000 scholarship. In addition, he will receive a keepsake medallion and will be recognized at the 2014 Annual Meeting and All-Pennsylvania Academic Team Scholar Banquet and Awards Ceremony March 31 in Harrisburg, Pa.

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About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates more than 30,000 credit students through 155 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers thousands of students access to noncredit and workforce development courses. The learning-centered institution’s mission is 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. CCAC’s quality programs enable students to transfer credits to 520 colleges and universities and support regional workforce needs with accessible instruction available day, evening, weekend and online in Allegheny County and beyond.