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CCAC Nursing program extends application deadline for fall admission

CCAC nursing studentProgram boasts high employment rate and other impressive statistics

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County’s exceptional Nursing program has extended the application deadline for the fall 2021 semester until June 3, 2021. In order to apply, prospective students must submit all applications, transcripts, Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) exam scores and other supporting documents by the application deadline. Qualified applicants will be placed into campus/time options based on seat availability. 

TEAS exams for the fall admission period will be conducted remotely on the following dates: May 3 – 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; May 8 – 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; May 15 – 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; May 24 – 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; June 2 – 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; and June 5 – 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

CCAC’s Nursing program continues to deliver an educational experience that thoroughly prepares students for both the required examination and future employment opportunities. CCAC’s current National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) first-time pass rate is 95.41%, which is 19.08% higher than the national mean for all associate degree programs and 8.65% higher than the national mean for all pre-licensure programs (diploma, associate and bachelor). The program also boasts other impressive statistics, including producer of the greatest number of Registered Nurses in Southwestern Pennsylvania and a 90.18% graduate employment rate.

For more information about applying to CCAC’s Nursing program, including remote TEAS testing, go to