Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

College Values

We provide a caring and professional learning environment that places the needs of students first in our decision making.

We are committed to high academic standards, quality services and the ongoing development, recruitment and retention of qualified and accomplished faculty and staff.

We expect and reward exploration, inquiry and entrepreneurship that anticipate and respond to the needs of students, the community and employers.

We are a leader in forging positive relationships among diverse communities in our region by creating an inclusive environment for teaching and learning, with a commitment to the recruitment and success of a diverse student body, faculty and staff.

We develop collaborative internal and external partnerships that include the sharing of resources, information and ideas to meet the educational, economic and social needs of the community.

We create a positive college culture in which everyone is valued. Our effectivework environment is built on a foundation of trust, empowerment and cooperation.

We maintain an environment that encourages an open exchange of ideas. Data and information are used to drive decision making, allocate resources, set strategic direction and assess results.

We are strategically focused and committed to achieving and recognizing results that are consistent with our mission, college goals and strategic objectives.

We are effective and ethical stewards of the resources placed in our trust. Seeking, using and protecting financial, physical, technological and human resources are a shared responsibility.