• About CCAC

    The CCAC is about students learning from expert faculty in a learning-centered environment. It’s about a full campus life that includes athletics, social organizations, honor societies, service clubs, student services, the Honors Program and more. It’s about choice—more than 150 programs that lead to great careers and great four-year colleges. It’s about convenience—four campuses, four neighborhood centers and flexible schedules, including online courses. Quality college education at an affordable price—that is what CCAC is all about.

    The college continues to benefit the region in multiple ways. More than 95% of CCAC graduates live and work locally. The college raised more than $16 million in public and private grants in 2009–2010, directly benefiting students and the region. What’s more, 43% of CCAC students report they could not have attended college without CCAC. That is why CCAC is proud to be The first choice for faster results.

    For more information visit CCAC at a Glance.

  • CCAC is a leader in workforce education.

    "Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world." -Nelson Mandela.
  • CCAC's Career Focus

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    Choice, flexibility, expert instruction and exceptional value—CCAC has it all. Maybe that’s why one out of every three adult residents in Allegheny County choose CCAC, and why you should too.

    CCAC's Career Focus

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    Choice, flexibility, expert instruction and exceptional value—CCAC has it all. Maybe that’s why one out of every three adult residents in Allegheny County choose CCAC, and why you should too.

    CCAC's Career Focus

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    Choice, flexibility, expert instruction and exceptional value—CCAC has it all. Maybe that’s why one out of every three adult residents in Allegheny County choose CCAC, and why you should too.

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    Choice, flexibility, expert instruction and exceptional value—CCAC has it all. Maybe that’s why one out of every three adult residents in Allegheny County choose CCAC, and why you should too.

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    Choice, flexibility, expert instruction and exceptional value—CCAC has it all. Maybe that’s why one out of every three adult residents in Allegheny County choose CCAC, and why you should too.

    CCAC's Career Focus

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    Choice, flexibility, expert instruction and exceptional value—CCAC has it all. Maybe that’s why one out of every three adult residents in Allegheny County choose CCAC, and why you should too.

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    Choice, flexibility, expert instruction and exceptional value—CCAC has it all. Maybe that’s why one out of every three adult residents in Allegheny County choose CCAC, and why you should too.

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    Choice, flexibility, expert instruction and exceptional value—CCAC has it all. Maybe that’s why one out of every three adult residents in Allegheny County choose CCAC, and why you should too.
     
  • Inside CCAC - Student Success Stories

    Get an "inside" look at a few of our current and former students.  Learn about their journey to and through higher education - be inspired. Inside CCAC which aired on Pittsburgh Community Television (PCTV21): Comcast channel 21, Verizon channel 47, and can also be viewed on pctv21.org.
    View a 5 minute clip by clicking the image or view the full length program on Youtube.
  • Quick Facts

    Credit Students
    26,782
    Noncredit Students
    16,370
    Faculty Members
    More than 245 full-time professors and instructors.
  • Why should I choose CCAC?

    It’s no wonder CCAC is the number one choice of high school graduates and the largest provider of educational services in western Pennsylvania. CCAC has more credit and noncredit students each semester than the universities of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon, Robert Morris and Duquesne combined. Every year, thousands of students transfer CCAC credits to the four-year college of their choice.