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.
CCAC’s Online Learning program currently features 14 degree
programs and 13 certificate programs that can be completed entirely online through Online Learning.
For specific course and program requirements see the CCAC Online Catalog.
CCAC Degree and Certificate Programs in Which Most (50% - 99%) Course Requirements Can Be Completed Through Online Learning
NOTICE TO OUT-OF-STATE STUDENTSFor out-of-state students: Colleges offering online programs to out-of-state students are bound by State Authorization regulations from the states in which those students reside. CCAC is committed to meeting any and all requirements necessary for legal operation of online programs within those states or in states where CCAC does not meet State Authorization requirements, CCAC does not offer programs to those students. Because of State Authorizations, CCAC is not able to offer degree or certificate programs to students residing in Alabama, Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Oregon, Wisconsin, or Wyoming. Instruction, as well as any communication between faculty and students, takes place exclusively online and via email. As a result, CCAC has no established physical presence for its online programs in other states.The Student Academic Complaint Procedure is documented in the Student Handbook on page 19. A link to the contact information of the state agency or agencies that handle complaints against postsecondary education institutions offering distance learning or correspondence education within that states other than Pennsylvania. Students must go through the College’s Student Academic Complaint Procedure before pursuing external agencies. Professional licensure and/or certification requirements may vary from state to state. There may be a need for additional education requirements and/or special authorization from the professional licensing/certification agency in that state. CCAC cannot guarantee program requirements meet the licensure/certification requirements in states other than Pennsylvania. Out-of-state students seeking to enroll in a CCAC course or program that customarily leads to professional licensure/certification, should first contact the professional licensing/certification agency in their state of residence to determine whether or not the CCAC course or program meets the requirements in that state.