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.
74% of CCAC students selected CCAC as their college of first choice2.
CCAC offers an average class size of 16 students.
The Community College of Allegheny County is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000) www.msche.org The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
26,243 credit; 17,846 noncredit43,290 total unduplicated headcount
The college is governed by a 15-member Board of Trustees nominated by the Allegheny County Executive & confirmed Allegheny County Council.
CCAC returns $6.67 for every dollar Allegheny County invests in the college5.
1 Calculated from in-district tuition & fees
for attending full time for one year. Compared with regional
colleges & universities, 2015-2016 academic year.2 Noel-Levitz Student Satisfaction Inventory,
2015.3 As of fall 2016 term.4 Graduate Survey, Class of 2015.5 The Economic Impact of the Community College
of Allegheny County, 2012.6 Community College Survey of Student