Community College of Allegheny County

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General Information

Admission Office

800 Allegheny Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15233

(412) 323-2323

Contact: Mary Lou Kennedy

Director of Admissions

Main Address

800 Allegheny Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15233

(412) 323-2323

Degree-seeking undergrads: 17,406


Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for some health-related, culinary arts, and automotive programs. COMPASS used for placement.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Greenhouse Management C
Horticultural Services A
Horticulture, Ornamental C
Landscaping A,C
Turf Management A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Music – General A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Banking/Financial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Entrepreneurial Studies A,C
Human Resources Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Management Information Systems A,C
Marketing Management A

Communications & Journalism

Journalism A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A,C
Carpentry C
Construction Trades – General A,C
Electrician A
Painting/Wall Covering A
Pipefitting C
Plumbing C
Power/Electric Transmission A


Elementary Education A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering Technologies

Automotive Engineering Technology A,C
Civil Engineering/Technology A
Construction/Building Technologies C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Environmental Engineering Technology A
Hydraulics/Fluid Power A,C
Robotics A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Development A,C

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Cardiovascular Technology A
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Diagnostic Medical Sonography A
Electroencephalograph Technology C
Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology A,C
Mental Health Services Technology A,C
Nuclear Medical Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Pharmacy Assistance A,C
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A
Substance Abuse Counseling C
Surgical Technology A,C
Ward Clerk C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Humanities A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Business Machine Repair A
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C
Restaurant/Catering Management A,C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Physics A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Shop Technology C
Sheet Metal Technology C
Welding Technology A,C


Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Science Technologies

Chemical Technology A

Security & Protective Services

Corrections A
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General A
Sociology A

Transportation & Materials Moving

Airline – Commercial Pilot/Flight Crew A
Aviation Management A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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