Community College of Allegheny County

Community College of Allegheny County

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
55%
45%
student ratio
16,174
total students
Tuition Cost $6,600 | $9,900
in-state | out-of-state
Not Reported
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
Non-competitive
admission difficulty
Average test scores for all first-year students that were accepted and enrolled.
Not
Reported
sat math
Not
Reported
sat reading
Not
Reported
sat writing
Not
Reported
act composite

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered
Bachelor's
Associate's
  • Agriculture
    • Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Greenhouse Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Landscaping and Groundskeeping
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Ornamental Horticulture
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Plant Nursery Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Turf and Turfgrass Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Biological/life sciences
    • Biology/Biological Sciences
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Biotechnology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Business/marketing
    • Accounting Technology and Bookkeeping
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Banking and Financial Support Services
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Business Administration and Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Business Automation/Technology/Data Entry
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Entrepreneurship
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Hotel/Motel Administration
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Human Resources Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Insurance
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Management Information Systems
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Marketing/Marketing Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Office Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Real Estate
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Retailing
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Tourism Promotion
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Communication technologies
    • Communications Technologies and Support Services Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Communication/Journalism
    • Journalism
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Computer and information sciences
    • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Construction trades
    • Building Construction Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Building/Property Maintenance
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Carpentry
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Construction Trades
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Construction Trades Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Painting and Wall Covering
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Education
    • Education (Specific Levels and Methods) Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Education (Specific Subject Areas) Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Elementary Education
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Middle School Education
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Teacher Assistant/Aide
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Engineering
    • Engineering Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Engineering technologies
    • Architectural Drafting and CAD/CADD
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Automotive Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • CAD/CADD Drafting/Design Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Civil Drafting and CAD/CADD
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Civil Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Computer Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Construction Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Drafting and Design Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Energy Management and Systems Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Engineering Technologies and Engineering Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Environmental Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Hydraulics and Fluid Power Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Industrial Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Manufacturing Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Mechanical Drafting and CAD/CADD
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Nanotechnology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Quality Control Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Robotics Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Solar Energy Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • English
    • English
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Family and consumer sciences
    • Child Development
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Child-Care Provision
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Food Service Systems Administration
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Housing and Human Environments Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Human Development and Family Studies Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Foreign languages and literature
    • Foreign Languages and Literatures
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Health professions and related sciences
    • Athletic Training
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Community Health Services Counseling
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Ultrasound Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Dietitian Assistant
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Electroneurodiagnostic/Electroencephalographic Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Emergency Medical Technology (EMT Paramedic)
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Health Information/Medical Records Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Health Professions Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Health Unit Coordinator/Ward Clerk
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Medical Administrative Assistant and Medical Secretary
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Medical Radiologic Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Medical/Clinical Assistant
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Nuclear Medical Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Occupational Therapist Assistant
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Perioperative/Operating Room and Surgical Nursing
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Pharmacy Technician
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Physical Therapy Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Radiologic Technology/Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Respiratory Care Therapy
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Surgical Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Therapeutic Recreation
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services
    • Corrections
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Criminal Justice/Police Science
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Critical Infrastructure Protection
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Fire Prevention and Safety Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Law/legal studies
    • Court Reporting
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Liberal arts/general studies
    • General Studies
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Humanities
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Mathematics and statistics
    • Mathematics
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Mechanic and repair technologies
    • Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Business Machine Repair
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Parks and recreation
    • Health and Physical Education/Fitness
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Personal and culinary services
    • Cosmetology and Personal Grooming Arts Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Culinary Arts
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Physical sciences
    • Chemistry
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Physics
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Precision production
    • Machine Shop Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Sheet Metal Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Welding Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Psychology
    • Psychology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Public administration and social services
    • Social Work
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Science technologies
    • Chemical Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Science Technologies Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Social sciences
    • Social Sciences
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Sociology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Transportation and materials moving
    • Airline Pilot and Flight Crew
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Aviation/Airway Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Visual and performing arts
    • Art
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Commercial and Advertising Art
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Dramatic/Theater Arts
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Game and Interactive Media Design
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Graphic Design
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Industrial and Product Design
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Music
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Visual and Performing Arts Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied
    • Accepted
    • Acceptance Rate
    • Enrolled16,174
    • Female Applicants
    • Females Accepted
    • Female Acceptance Rate
    • Male Applicants
    • Males Accepted
    • Male Acceptance Rate
  • Applying
    • Required for All
    • Required for Some
    • Average high school GPA for first-year freshman
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
  • Test Scores Accepted
    • Test Average School Accepted 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
    • * 25th and 75th percentile is the score that 25/75 percent of students score at or below.

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    • In-state tuition *$6,600
    • Out-of-state tuition *$9,900
    • In-district tuition$3,300
    • * Tuition costs are based on a full academic year typically extending from September to June.
  • Fees
    • Full-time student feesNot Reported
    • Room and board *Not Reported
    • Room only *Not Reported
    • * Room and board charges vary according to board plan selected (i.e., 12-meal plan, 19-meal plan, etc.) and student level (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
  • Other Payment Considerations
    • Guaranteed tuition plan offeredNo
    • Tuition pre-payment planNo
    • Tuition payment plans offeredInstallments
    • Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuitionEmployees or children of employees, Senior Citizens

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Undergraduate Students16,147
    • Male Student Percentage45%
    • Female Student Percentage55%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic/Latino3.33%
    • Black or African American17.63%
    • White or Caucasian60.25%
    • American Indian or Alaska Native.41%
    • Asian3.13%
    • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander.11%
    • Two or more races2.33%
    • Unknown or International Student12.79%
  • Other Student Statistics
    • International BreakoutNot Reported
    • Out-of-state StudentsNot Reported

Campus Life

  • Housing
    • College-owned housing available No
    • Housing Requirements Not Reported
    • Housing options Not Reported
    • Percentage of undergraduate students who live in college-owned housing Not Reported
  • Student Activities
    • Student-run campus newspaper No
    • Drama / theater group Yes
    • Student-run radio station Yes
    • Student-run television station Yes
    • Marching band Not Reported
    • Choral groups Yes
  • Student Services
    • Legal services No
    • Health clinic Yes
    • Personal / psychological counseling Yes
    • Women's center No
  • Student Organizations
    • Greek fraternities Not Reported
    • Greek sororities Not Reported
    • Local fraternities Not Reported
    • Local sororities Not Reported
    • Other organizations Not Reported
    • Most popular organizations Not Reported
  • Campus Security and Safety
    • 24-hour emergency telephone / alarm services Yes
    • 24-hour patrols by trained officers Yes
    • Students patrols Not Reported
    • Late-night transport / escort services Yes
    • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Not Reported
    • Other Not Reported

Athletics

Member of the: National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)
  • Men's Sports
    • Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
    • Badminton Yes No No
    • Baseball No Yes No
    • Basketball Yes Yes No
    • Bowling Yes Yes No
    • Cross-country running Yes No No
    • Football Yes No No
    • Golf Yes Yes No
    • Ice hockey No Yes No
    • Lacrosse Yes No No
    • Racquetball Yes No No
    • Softball Yes No No
    • Table Tennis Yes Yes No
    • Tennis Yes Yes No
    • Volleyball Yes No No
    • Weight Lifting Yes No No
  • Women's Sports
    • Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
    • Badminton Yes No No
    • Baseball No No No
    • Basketball Yes Yes No
    • Bowling Yes Yes No
    • Cross-country running Yes No No
    • Football No No No
    • Golf Yes Yes No
    • Ice hockey No No No
    • Lacrosse No No No
    • Racquetball Yes No No
    • Softball Yes Yes No
    • Table Tennis Yes Yes No
    • Tennis Yes Yes No
    • Volleyball Yes Yes No
    • Weight Lifting Yes No No

Location & Contact

800 Allegheny Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15233-1894
USA

Admissions Office

Phone: 412-237-2511

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