• West Hills Center

    Our West Hills Center is located in a 150,000-square-foot facility in North Fayette Township, minutes from Ikea and the Robinson Mall. The facility includes computer labs, classrooms, a math café to assist students with their math tutoring needs, a tutoring center, student club room, privacy room for nursing mothers or students with medical needs, financial aid and supportive service offices as well as an active Student Life office. The Center houses our Advanced Manufacturing and automation degrees with our signature Mechatronics lab, a million-dollar 2-floor lab of PLC, Robotics, and mechanical and electrical trainers. Additionally, it features a high-bay area for our automotive program, HVAC, welding, plumbing and other advanced, technical trade-related programs. Moreover, the West Hills Center also houses robust academic general education programs that transfer to many of our four-year university partners. A complete list of the programs is listed below. Our Business and Industry workforce development department is also located at this site.

    Learn about CCAC Apprenticeship Programs 

    Learn about CCAC West Hills Center industry certifications

    Download the West Hills Center Contact List.

    Did you know? CCAC West Hills Center runs 8 week mid-semester classes! Enroll today as these classes start soon. For more information, please call us at 412.788.7500.

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    Join CCAC for Manufacturing Day 2018 at the West Hills Center on October 24th from 9:00-11:00am.

    Attendees will have the opportunity to:

    Meet with local employers

    • take guided facility tours
    • participate in hands-on mechatronics and welding demonstrations
    • learn about educational opportunities that offer an edge in a competitive market
    • engage college and business leaders in a discussion about manufacturing careers

    Reservations are encouraged to Laurel Westrom at lwestrom@ccac.edu or 412.788.7511.

     



    NatTechThe National Technical Honor Society is an organization for students enrolled in a skilled trade program at CCAC with a 3.0 GPA or better. Students are invited to join and through the NTHS, they are eligible for scholarships, career networking, and field-specific interview and resume preparation. If you are interested in joining, please see Katie Johnstone in the Office of Student Life in room S1407 or contact her by phone at 412-788-7512 or via email at kjohnstone@ccac.edu.


    Enroll in Mechatronics today!

    What is Mechatronics?
    Mechatronics technicians assist design, development and engineering staff and work closely with others to install, maintain, modify and repair various high-tech systems, equipment and component parts. CCAC’s Mechatronics Technology program prepares graduates for these careers by providing skills and knowledge in five major areas:

    • Computer programming
    • Electrical
    • Mechanical
    • Robotics
    • Additive Manufacturing (3D printing)

  • CCAC Trades

    If you are curious about what it takes to start a career in the trades, take a look at this video to see what CCAC West Hills Center has to offer.
  • Trades Programs - West Hills Center

    The following trades programs are offered at West Hills Center:

    • ASEP/ASSET/CAP Manufacturer Automotive
      Technology Program
    • Automotive Technology Program
    • Building Construction Estimating
    • Building Construction Supervision
    • Building Construction Technology
    • Carpentry
    • Electrical Distribution Technology
    • Facilities Maintenance Technology
    • Heating and Air Conditioning
    • Heavy Equipment Operating Engineers 
    • Apprenticeship
    • Ironworker Apprenticeship
    • Mechatronics Technology
    • Plumber Apprenticeship
    • Plumbing
    • Sheet Metal Worker Apprenticeship
    • Stationary Operating Engineer
    • Welding Technology
    • Welding, Gas and Oil (also offered at South)
  • General Education Programs - West Hills Center

    Along with the Advanced Manufacturing and trades programs offered at the CCAC West Hills Center, students may also register for General Education classes, transfer programs and career programs, including the following:

    Programs can be completed 100% on-site at the West Hills Center:
    • American Sign Language (912.4) Cert.
    • Business (004) A.S.
    • Business Management (385.2) A.S.
    • Business Management (216.1) Cert.
    • Childcare (655.4) Diploma
    • Computer Information Systems (050.3) A.S.
    • E-Commerce (221) Cert.
    • Entrepreneurship (219.1) Cert.
    • General Studies (089) A.S. 
    • General Studies (085) Cert.
    • Social Sciences (059.2) A.A.

     

    Programs can be completed 100% with some on-line courses required at the West Hills Center:    
    • Accounting (105) A.S.
    • Accounting Specialist (340) A.S.
    • Accounting (217) Cert.
    • Administrative Assistant (785.1) A.A.S.
    • Criminal Justice & Criminology (600.6) A.S.
  • Find a Career at the West Hills Center

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    West Hills Center is located in a 150,000-square-foot facility in North Fayette Township. It includes modern classrooms and student life services.  Along with our business, criminal justice, transfer programs and general education programs, the Center also features extensive learning labs for Automotive, Heating, Ventilation and Air Condition, Welding, Mechatronics, Plumbing and other trade-related programs. 

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  • Midnight Welding

    The Community College of Allegheny County rebooted its midnight welding class at its West Hills Center after interest spiked following Royal Dutch Shell's announcement it would build an ethylene cracker plant in Beaver County. 
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  • Ron Logreco
    Assistant Dean
    West Hills Center
    1000 McKee Road
    Oakdale, PA 15071-1099
    Phone: 412.788.7500
    Office Hours
    Monday through Thursday , 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Saturdays and semester breaks, please contact the West Hills Center at 412.788.7500.
    Bookstore Monday —Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    Bookstore Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
  • Laurel Westrom
    Director of West Hills Center
    1000 McKee Road
    Oakdale, PA 15071
    Phone: 412.788.7511
    Fax: 412.787.0524
    lwestrom@ccac.edu
    Office Hours
    Monday-Thursday, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.,
    Friday , 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
  • Access to Convenient Transportation

    For easy access to public transportation the RideACTA shuttle operates between the IKEA bus shelter and the West Hills Center Monday-Thursday between 7:00 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. and Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Call toll-free 1.888.600.1100 or logon to find out more and arrange for your free pick-up.

    View detailed driving directions to West Hills Center.