Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

College Vision, Mission & Goals

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. Stakeholders have strong personal connections with CCAC and support it as a sound investment in community and economic vitality.

The Mission of the Community College of Allegheny County is to provide affordable access to quality education and offer a dynamic, diverse and supportive learning environment that prepares the region’s residents for academic, professional and personal success in our changing global society.

College Goals

  • Ensure the success of learners through ongoing assessment of learning outcomes and overall institutional effectiveness.
  • Provide learners with opportunities, including programs and services that enable success in academic, career, personal and civic pursuits.
  • Develop and enhance partnerships, internal and external, that help identify and respond to the educational needs of the community.
  • Guide and support the economic development of our region with responsive, solution-driven workforce training programs.
  • Develop and deliver educational opportunities for learners at every stage of their lives.
  • Promote learning through the effective application of available and expanded resources.
  • Enable CCAC learners to share, learn and apply principles of diversity that foster a culture of inclusion and understanding at the college and within the global community.

See our General education learning goals