08/27/2013 -- CCAC selected to receive Pennsylvania Automobile Association Ambassador Grant

Article by: CCAC Public Relations

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PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) has been selected to receive the Pennsylvania Automobile Association’s (PAA) prestigious Ambassador Grant in recognition of CCAC’s success in working with area dealerships to recruit and train automotive technicians, as well as for the college’s promotion of automotive careers within area high schools and career and technology centers. PAA 2013 Chairman Rob Cochran, president and CEO of #1 Cochran Automotive, will present a check in the amount of $2,000 to members of CCAC’s automotive faculty at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 29, at CCAC’s West Hills Center. The grant is made possible through the National Automobile Dealers Charitable Foundation.

For more information on CCAC’s automotive service and technology programs, log onto ccac.edu, search keywords “automotive programs.” CCAC–West Hills Center is located at 1000 McKee Road, Oakdale, PA 15071.


About the Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)
CCAC annually educates 33,000 credit students through 155 degree, certificate and transfer programs and offers non-credit and workforce development courses to nearly 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.

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