Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Grant: SDS Courses

Project Director: Rick Adams

For more information contact Rick Adams by email or call 412.237.3045

Grant funding ended on 8-13-2012

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PA Higher Education Assistance Agency

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8/14/2010– 8/13/2012


















CCAC–Allegheny Campus/Sto Rox High School

Two CCAC courses were offered to Sto-Rox High School students.  SDS-101, Career Planning course to develop clear educational and career goals by assessing their interests, values, personality and skills.  SDS-102, Academic and Personal Development course and explored techniques for becoming a successful college student including attitudes and values, goals, time management, self image and stressors.  Links between student needs and campus resources were also covered, as well as the differences between high school and college.