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.
This five-year Associate of Science program offers
qualifying applicants occupational education under sponsorship of
the Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC) of the
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW Local
Enrollment is limited. Applicants must have successfully
completed a minimum of one year of high school algebra or MAT-090 Elementary Algebra (or its
equivalent). This program is offered in conjunction with the
Students will have classroom, hands-on and on-the job
experiences in journeyman wireman electrical work. Upon completion
of the curriculum and the job experience hours required by the
Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training, the students are eligible to
take the IBEW Journeyman Wireman Examination. The National JATC,
IBEW, National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) and the
Pennsylvania Department of Labor issue certificates of completion
to those who successfully complete this apprenticeship program and
pass the examination. This certificate allows a graduate to work in
residential, commercial and industrial construction as skilled
journeyman wireman and in all aspects of the electrical and
Admission is by application, competitive testing and interview with the JATC/IBEW and the NECA. Students must make application through the JATC by calling: 412.432.1145. More information on the program can also be found on the IBEW Local #5’s apprenticeship and training program’s website http://www.ibewlocal5jatc.org/ .
Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate
Students must choose one of the following fields of
study, A or