As an open-admissions institution, CCAC does not require college entrance examinations. To enroll as a full-time student, applicants must have a high school diploma or Pennsylvania GED certificate or must be at least 18 years of age with experience reasonably equivalent to a GED.
If you are self-motivated, work well independently, and meet deadlines easily, then our flexible delivery of college courses using the latest technologies can put an associate’s degree at your fingertips.
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.
Education and skills are essential for today’s changing economy. The competitive global environment rewards workers who possess sound general knowledge that enables them to adapt to changes in the workplace and continually learn new job skills.
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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.
This program prepares students for transfer to four-year institutions for completion of a bachelor’s degree in Data Analytics. Data Analytics is the identification, analysis and interpretation of volumes of data that are collected from a wide variety of sources. Students will learn to identify patterns and relationships in large data sets, resolve business questions and make data-driven decisions and effectively communicate informed tactical and strategic business objectives. Students may find employment as data analysts, data scientists, database administrators and statistical assistants.
Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate will:
Identify and define data challenges in a variety of industries.
Collect and organize information from many sources.
Discover patterns and relationships in large data sets applying statistical tools.
Resolve business questions and make recommendations through data mining techniques.
Communicate tactical and strategic objectives by utilizing data visualization techniques.