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.
Earn College Credits at CCAC While Still in High School
CCAC provides homeschooled students with a personalized learning
experience, affordable tuition and nearly 160 programs of study. As
an open enrollment institution, CCAC does not require entrance
examinations-and there is no fee to apply.
Dual Enrollment program offers homeschooled students
the opportunity to take college courses on campus or online. Dual Enrollment
credits can be used to earn a CCAC certificate or degree, or students can
transfer them to a four-year institution.
CCAC offers hundreds of online courses. More than a dozen degrees and 11 certificates can be completed online, and more than three dozen additional programs can be completely almost entirely online. In-person and online tutoring services are also available.
CCAC students have transferred credits to more than 500 four-year institutions. Counselors are available to assist students with identifying appropriate transfer courses and programs. And the college currently has articulation agreements—designed for seamless transfer—with 43 colleges and universities.