Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

08/11/2011 -- CCAC-South Campus classes start August 22, September 6

PRESS RELEASE
For more information, contact CCAC Public Relations.

PITTSBURGH—People who want to enroll at the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) still have time to register for the fall term. Registration will remain open through August 20 for 15-week courses beginning August 22. Students must enroll by September 3 for 13-week classes beginning September 6.

“Good jobs still exist in the tri-state area. In demand are workers with skills in technology, finance and manufacturing,” said Brenda Trettel, dean of academic affairs at CCAC-South Campus in West Mifflin.  “Acquiring those skills at CCAC is convenient and very affordable.”        

CCAC offers financial aid packages, career services and job placement assistance.

Thanks to written articulation agreements with many four-year universities, CCAC’s associate’s degrees transfer seamlessly in order to complete a bachelor’s degree. In fact, CCAC students have transferred to more than 500 colleges and universities nationwide. An exceptional value, CCAC saves students $19,000 over two years at local public colleges and universities and $47,000 over private institutions.

CCAC–South Campus offers majors in Arts and Humanities, Aviation, Business Careers, Criminal Justice and Criminology, Engineering and Electronic Technologies, Homeland Security, Human Services, Nursing, Pharmacy Technology and many transfer programs.

Those interested in learning more can contact the South Campus admissions office at 412.469.4301 or apply online at www.ccac.edu

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About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 170 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers non-credit and workforce development courses to 30,000 students. The learning-centered institution’s mission 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. CCAC’s quality programs enable students to transfer credits to 520 colleges and universities and support regional workforce needs with accessible instruction available day, evening, weekend and online in Allegheny County and beyond. Visit www.ccac.edu to learn more.