Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

02/19/2010 -- CCAC events encourage adult learners

Press Release

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) will host an Adult Information Fair from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 9, at CCAC–North campus, 8701 Perry Highway, McCandless. Participants can find information on CCAC’s associate’s degree, certificate and diploma programs; online learning opportunities; services geared to adult learners; the transition into college life; and financial aid options. CCAC staff will also discuss the admissions process, and a computer lab will be available to individuals who wish to submit an application for admission. Reservations are requested.

In addition, informational sessions about CCAC opportunities for adult learners will be hosted at 6:30 pm. Tuesday, March 30, at Shaler North Hills Library (1822 Mount Royal Blvd., Glenshaw) and at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 31, at Western Allegheny Library (8042 Steubenville Pike, Oakdale).

All three events are free of charge. For more information or to RSVP for the March 9 Adult Information Fair, contact Kassi Kienzle at 412.369.3647 or kkienzle@ccac.edu.

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About CCAC
The Community College of Allegheny County is the largest institution of postsecondary higher education in Pennsylvania. The college serves 30,000 credit students through 170 degree and certificate programs and offers thousands of lifelong learning non-credit and workforce development courses to 35,000 students annually. Incorporating a learning-centered environment committed to the future of the region, CCAC continues to expand its reach through innovative programming and accessible instruction offered via convenient day, evening, weekend and online courses. With four campuses and six centers serving Allegheny County and surrounding communities, CCAC endeavors to fulfill its mission 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.