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.
Also see Court Reporting 329.4 (certificate)
The Court Reporter program is designed to
prepare students for verbatim court reporting. Included is instruction in:
machine shorthand; transcription; legal and court procedures; medical and legal
terminology; and computer aided transcription.
Graduates qualify for many
jobs. Shorthand reporters work wherever a true record of the proceedings is
needed such as in the courts, governmental agencies, Congress, state
legislatures, the United Nations, freelance agencies and industry. In addition,
career opportunities are available in broadcast captioning and CART (Computer
assisted realtime translation). Students must begin this program in the fall
term as program courses are offered once a year.
completion of the program, the graduate will: