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.
Colleague is CCAC's business enterprise system, developed by
Datatel, Inc., which is used to manage major administrative
functions across the College. Colleague is divided into three
main functions: Student (Recruitment, Registration, Accounts
Receivable, & Financial Aid); Financial (Purchasing &
budgets); Human Resources (Personnel & Payroll). It is
supported by the ITS Development Services group in consultation
with College Administrators who serve as functional leaders.
Online Access to Services
A component of the Colleague software is a product called CCAC Central, which provides web-based student
and faculty access to their records in the Colleague database.
Online Access to Colleague dataThe web accessible Administrative Reporting Center (ARC) provides a web-based reporting system to
facilitate administrative decision-making related to student
progress, productivity and efficiency analyses,
and financial analyses. [More
Web applications and customized programs are developed to
further the operations and business of College departments.
Applications include Appointment Central, Master Syllabi, Survey of
Student Opinion, etc.[More Info]
To request a departmental report, system change, application
change or any other support service, please work through the
appropriate Colleague functional leader. Functional leaders should submit their request by email to
Learn more about classroom workshops, online training and
documentation for Colleague. [More