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.
This program prepares students for detail, design or layout drafting in manufacturing. Students are skilled in design drafting with both manual and computer-aided techniques. These skills are needed for entry-level positions in the mechanical engineering field, including engineering aide, design draftsperson, or CAD operator. Students should have reading and mathematics skills at the college level or be prepared to develop these at the college. SET-100 Introduction to Engineering Technology will be useful to students developing these skills.
Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate will: