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.
At CCAC, we believe that life outside the classroom is an important part of your college experience. Each CCAC campus has a variety of activities to enhance your lifestyle – including athletics, cultural events and personal development seminars.
The CCAC Educational
Foundation is the fundraising and benefactor arm of the college. It seeks to
create vital connections between the college and the wider community
to ensure the ongoing viability of the college.
Name: Dr. Byron Phillips, MBA
Title: Adjunct faculty member in Business TechnologiesYear joined CCAC: I have been at CCAC for 6 years and I love it. Our students are the best.Courses currently taught:Business, Marketing, Management, Economics, Advertising, Public Relations, and Business CommunicationsWhy I teach what I teach: I love teaching at CCAC and my most memorable experiences are networking with our graduates and counseling them as they succeed in career and life. The focus of my life is teaching and I devote all waking hours toward our profession.Something people might not know about me: People may be surprised to know that I was a professional tennis player, and a university basketball and baseball player. I teach tennis lessons seven days per week.
Favorite quote: "Before every person dies he or she should know what he or she is running from—what he or she is running to— and why." -Byron