• About CCAC

    Since its founding 4in 1966, CCAC has flourished, becoming the educational powerhouse it is today—a nationally renowned two-year college dedicated to serving all members of the community. From groundbreaking student success initiatives to top-ranked academic and career-based programs, CCAC continues to be the college of choice for nearly one out of every three adults in the Greater Pittsburgh metropolitan region.

    Every year, more than 25,000 students enroll at CCAC, taking advantage of nearly 160 degree, certificate, diploma and transfer programs while thousands more access noncredit and workforce development courses. Comprising four campuses and five neighborhood centers, as well as other off-site locations, CCAC is honored to have one of the largest veteran student populations in the state and takes pride in ranking among the nation’s top community colleges for the number of individuals graduating in nursing and other health-related professions.

    CCAC graduates have transferred to the nation’s most prestigious colleges and universities, have obtained the most academically challenging and competitive degrees and can be found at leading companies, organizations and institutions throughout the country. CCAC alumni are actively engaged in every sector of society, providing leadership to scores of economic, scientific, civic and philanthropic entities both in the Pittsburgh region and around the world.

     

    For more information visit CCAC at a Glance.

  • CCAC's Career Focus

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  • 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.