• Academics: Find it all at CCAC

    CCAC educates more than 32,000 credit and 28,000 non-credit students annually, but students can expect an average class size of just 19 students. With the extensive network of four campuses and four centers located strategically throughout the region, in addition to a growing array of online courses and programs, CCAC is readily accessible to residents of Allegheny County and beyond.

    The life of a CCAC student includes a full college experience, including classroom and online learning, sports teams and student clubs, as well as academic advising and tutoring services necessary to help students succeed. CCAC job fairs draw hundreds of local employers and the CCAC Honors Program offers opportunities to expand learning.

    CCAC’s affordable programs enable students to save thousands of dollars—up to $45,000 for students who spend their first two years at CCAC before transferring to a bachelor’s program. It’s also ideal for students interested in earning an associate’s degree, certificate or diploma as preparation to enter the workforce.

  • Enrollment Steps and Application

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    1. Complete your Admissions Application either online or on paper. 
    2. Apply for financial aid by submitting the FAFSA form, available online at www.fafsa.ed.gov
    3. Complete an online or on-campus student orientation. 
    4. Schedule placement tests. Use Appointment Central to schedule an on-site placement test. Photo ID is required.
    5. Meet with an academic advisor to discuss your education plan. 
    6. Register for classes. Photo ID is required.
    7. Pay for classes. Various payment options are available. Pay online in full with Visa, Discover or MasterCard.
    8. Submit your final transcripts including high school/GED and any college transcripts.

     

  • Innovation and Excellence in Teaching

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    CCAC’s average class size is just 19 students, giving students the opportunity to have more personalized instruction. In addition, classes are taught by faculty members, not graduate students, so students learn from leaders in their fields.
  • Access to Financial Aid

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    More than 70 percent of CCAC students receive financial aid, making it easier for them to attend college full-time. Last year alone, more than $63 million in scholarships, grant funds, loans and work-study positions were awarded to CCAC students.

  • Transfer Opportunities

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    CCAC students have transferred credits to more than 500 colleges and universities. Additionally, CCAC has articulation agreements facilitating easy credit transfers in 87 programs with 30 colleges and universities.
  • Savings—College Made Affordable

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    CCAC students save $23,000 over the cost of public four-year colleges and universities and $45,000 over the cost of private four-year colleges and universities—all by spending their first two years at CCAC. 
  • Expanded Learning Options

    Expanded Learning Options
    No matter how busy a student’s schedule is, CCAC provides flexible learning options. From the convenience of nine campus and center locations to thousands of online learning classes and online learning options—CCAC gives students access to 24/7 education. Six degrees and six certificates can be completed online, while more than 50% of required courses can be completed online for 29 degree programs and 15 online certificates.
  • Extensive Student Services

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    CCAC features a full range of career planning, counseling and support services to help students achieve their educational and career goals. In addition to job and career fairs throughout the year, all campuses feature fully accredited childcare centers available for student use during the school year.
  • Rewarding Student Life Experiences

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    CCAC hosts more than 100 clubs and organizations, five honor societies, intercollegiate and intramural sports, cultural events and student government leadership positions, providing CCAC students the opportunity to pursue interests outside the classroom.
  • Dean's List

    Did you make the Dean's List last semester? Congratulations! Find your name below:

    Allegheny Campus Spring 2017
    Boyce Campus Spring 2017
    North Campus Spring 2017
    South Campus Spring 2017

  • Stay On Track With MyCCAC

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    MyCCAC is a centralized location for all of your student needs during your academic career at CCAC. Login with your CCAC NetID to access college services and resources such as Blackboard, student email, grades and much more. You can even register and pay for classes entirely online! Click on the MyCCAC logo at the bottom of any CCAC webpage to get started.