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.
Apprenticeship program is a four-year certificate program offering
qualifying applicants, occupational training under the sponsorship of the
local Joint Apprenticeship Committee of the Building Trades and the
Pennsylvania Department of Labor. The training prepares students to work in
commercial building construction as skilled carpenters. Students may apply
the 30 academic credits of the program towards an associate's degree in
Building Construction Estimating or Supervision.Upon successful
completion of this program, graduates will:
Construction trade technology training programs are open to all
qualifying students. However, admission is by competitive testing and
interviews are with the Joint Apprenticeship committee. Applicants must meet
specific admission requirements which include: pre-admission exam, criminal
history records checks, child abuse clearances, drug screen and
fingerprinting.The program is held at the Carpentry
Apprenticeship training site located at 652 Ridge Road, Pittsburgh, PA.
Upon successful completion of the program, including the job experience
hours required by the Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training, the State of
Pennsylvania awards Journeyman working papers to those who complete the