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.
Name: Elizabeth Claytor Title: Professor of English, North Campus Year joined CCAC: 1983 – Adjunct South Campus, 2010 – Full time North Campus Courses currently teaching: English 100, 101, and 102 Most memorable CCAC experience: Taking a class to see and hear Dr. Cyril Wecht and receiving the NISOD Award in 2017. Why I teach what I teach: I love language and the magic of the spoken and written word. Something people might not know about me: I took flying lessons on a two-seat Cessna plane Favorite quote: “There are years that ask questions and years that answer.”Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God