The Community College of Allegheny County provides a supportive and transformative learning environment that prepares graduates to meet critical needs in the region’s workforce.
At CCAC, we believe that life outside the classroom is an important part of your college experience. Each CCAC campus has a variety of activities to enhance your lifestyle – including athletics, cultural events and personal development seminars.
The CCAC Educational
Foundation is the fundraising and benefactor arm of the college. It seeks to
create vital connections between the college and the wider community
to ensure the ongoing viability of the college.
Job Placement & Career Services offers and assists you with a four-point, career-planning path to success.
First, you discover your career path. Identify career goals and objectives through career exploration and
Second, Job Placement & Career Services assists you in building your resume and interview skills you will need to be successful in today's employment market. We provide assistance individually and in small groups as well as in manual form
for independent learning.
Use Job Placement & Career Services
to gain valuable work experience by obtaining
co-op, internship and work study employment. Studies have shown
that students who work in a chosen field prior to graduation will
be more successful in finding employment upon graduation.
Register online for the CCAC Job Bank. It's a great place to look for local jobs listed through CCAC. Job Placement & Career Services can help you find your place in the job market by serving as the liaison between CCAC and
the employment community. Job Placement & Career Services
coordinates on-campus job fairs, information sessions and
recruiting events and maintains a CCAC exclusive student
and alumni job website.
Job Placement & Career Services have locations at all four
campuses and provide support to all centers.
The staffing and materials provided by Job Placement &
Career Services are in part provided by the generosity of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical
The Job Placement and Career Services Job Search Manual is a tool provided to CCAC students and alumni to assist in resume building, interview preparation and finding your place in the job market.
Use this comprehensive book to discover your career path, build your resume and cover letter, prepare for interviews, search for experience-building opportunities and use the best available resources to find out about open positions. Contact your campus Job Placement & Career Services office for assistance. This job search manual was produced through the generosity of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Grant.
Job Placement & Career Services have locations at all four campuses and provide support to all centers. Call or stop in today.