Community College of Allegheny County

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School Overview

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

www.ccac.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 17,406

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

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

Education

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

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

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.

Community College of Allegheny County Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(412) 323-2323
Website:https://www.ccac.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://enrollcredit.ccac.edu/
Address:800 Allegheny Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15233-1895
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:16,092
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:10,776 (67% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$7,520
Out-of-state Tuition:$10,751
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:71%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,392

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Community College of Allegheny County Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Community College of Allegheny County.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies31
Biological and Biomedical Sciences12
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services117
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services63
Construction Trades55
Education14
Engineering12
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields911
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences42
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs1918
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service35
Legal Professions and Studies22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians42
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services2
Physical Sciences2
Precision Production62
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions32
Social Sciences1
Transportation and Materials Moving22
Visual and Performing Arts56
Grand total8887

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Community College of Allegheny County.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services43
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services32
Education2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total1211

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Community College of Allegheny County and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,520
Out-of-state$10,751
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,40471%
Grant or scholarship aid1,04853%$4,392
Student loan aid63933%$4,899

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid8,06250%$2,912
Federal student loans4,16126%$5,613

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Community College of Allegheny County. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Community College of Allegheny County students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Community College of Allegheny County Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment16,092
Undergraduate enrollment16,092
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Community College of Allegheny County Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
    • Radiologic Technology (RADTT) - Programs for radiation therapists

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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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