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.
The following resources are available to individuals who may
need assistance in preparing a resume and/or cover
CCAC Career Services assists community members, students and
alumni in all aspects of their job search. Individual, group,
on-line and in-print assistance with resume and cover letter
writing, successful interviewing techniques and effective job
search skills are available.
Students, alumni and community members can access on-line resources
through the CCAC Job
Placement & Career Services webpage. Individual or group
assistance can be scheduled by contacting the Job Placement &
Career Services office at a campus most convenient to you.
Books on resumes and cover letters are available in any
library. Search and reserve books through CCAC's Online
Applicants are welcome to use the sample templates provided to
enter his/her information, and then upload as an attachment during
the applying process.
Resume formats can vary depending on the type of position of
interest and what areas a person wants to highlight, such as,
education and work experience. More resume information and templates are widely available on the
internet by searching "resume template" and/or accessing Microsoft
Word's free resume templates.
Cover letters vary as well, but all cover letters typically
attempt to highlight similar subjects. Writing Effective Cover
LettersMore cover letter information and templates are widely available on
the internet by searching "cover letter template" and/or accessing
Microsoft Word's free cover letter templates.