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.
On December 4, 2013, the Community College of Allegheny County Board of Trustees unanimously appointed Dr. Quintin B. Bullock as the college’s ninth president. He began serving as CCAC president on March 5, 2014.Before joining CCAC, Bullock served as president of Schenectady County Community College in New York. To date, under his stewardship, he has developed a new five-year strategic plan; established new business, industry and community partnerships; facilitated the development and implementation of new academic and career programs that respond to an emerging workforce; and secured more than $16 million in federal, state and private funding to support and expand college services and the development of new academic and career programs. Additionally, he has overseen many capital projects, including the development of a new college bookstore, a casino training school, renovation of the West Hall building, energy conservation projects, college-wide roof repairs, expansions of existing facilities and construction of CCAC’s first Starbucks located on the Allegheny Campus. Prior to his tenure with SCCC, Bullock served as provost for Tidewater Community College, the second largest of 23 community colleges in the Commonwealth of Virginia with annual enrollment exceeding 40,000 students. He is credited with leading the development and opening of the college’s new state-of-the-art science building; developing a comprehensive enrollment management plan that yielded a marked increase in student enrollment; and launching and securing accreditation for an important Associate of Applied Science degree program.Bullock holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Prairie View A&M University and a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center: Dental Branch. His leadership training includes the League for Innovation in the Community College Executive Leadership Institute; the American Association for Community Colleges Future Leaders Program, the Thomas Lakin Institute for Mentored Leaders; the Wharton/RHE Program in Higher Education; and the Harvard Seminar for New Presidents.Bullock’s community and professional affiliations are many. He is on the board for Vibrant Pittsburgh; Caring Place Foundation; Three Rivers Workforce Investment Board, Imani Christian Academy; Youth Places; Buhl Foundation and Pennsylvania Economy League of Greater Pittsburgh. For his work and advocacy on behalf of education and the community, Bullock has received numerous awards and honors.