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.
The Veterans in Energy Training Project is a new initiative with a two-fold purpose:
The project is based on CCAC's Marcellus Shale Energy Training Strategy, which identifies CCAC certificate and degree programs, linking them to sustainable, high-skill, high priority occupations. These programs are considered primary or directly related to the industry. Another set of secondary programs that support the industry are also included.
Environmental Waste Specialist/Environmental Science Technician
General Office Staff
Heavy Operating Engineers
Equipment/Building Maintenance (non-engine)
Veterans enrolled in these programs can begin the process of preparing for and seeking employment in the Marcellus Shale industry by contacting Veterans Student Support Specialist, Dana Jarvis.
Contact Dana Jarvis, Military and Veteran Student Support Specialist to assess and translate military skills and experience into utilizing traditional and social media methods to make an impact in the job market.Phone: 412.237.2560. These tools will assist you in heightening your profile with potential employers.
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