CCAC to hold college-wide enrollment open house on October 26

Article by: CCAC Public Relations

PITTSBURGH—The Community College of Allegheny County will host enrollment open houses at all eight of its locations on Wednesday, October 26, from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. for prospective students and their families.

Individuals who bring their high school diploma, GED or college transcripts can complete their CCAC registration in one day. Attendees can take placement tests, meet with an advisor and learn about CCAC’s program offerings in the arts and humanities; business; education, social and behavioral sciences and human services; health; science, technology, engineering and mathematics; and the skilled trades. CCAC staff will be on hand to answer questions about admissions and enrollment procedures, financial aid options, transfer and career opportunities and college services, sports, clubs and other activities.

Attendees will learn about:
• Associate degree, certificate & diploma programs
• Programs designed to facilitate easy transfer to four-year colleges & universities
• In-demand careers that offer strong wages & career growth
• Scholarships, grants & financial aid opportunities
• Day, evening, weekend & online courses

In addition, CCAC will offer program demonstrations at each of its campuses as well as at its West Hills Center. These include: West Hills Center – Mechatronics, robotic simulation; North Campus – Criminal Justice (lab crime scene investigation), Multimedia Programming Simulation & Gaming; Allegheny Campus – Court Reporting; Boyce Campus – Massage Therapy, Paramedic; South Campus – Theatre (performance from an upcoming musical).

CCAC personnel will also conduct tours of the facilities for interested students and their families. All CCAC open house locations are open to the media, including still/video cameras. Email for further information.

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