Category Archives: News

Focus on: Lehigh Carbon Community College

Each month, the Commission highlights one of Pennsylvania’s 14 public community colleges. This month, we share information about Lehigh Carbon Community College.

Pennsylvania’s Community Colleges React to Governor’s Budget Announcement

Pennsylvania’s Community Colleges React to Governor’s Budget Announcement  HARRISBURG— Leaders of Pennsylvania’s 14 public community colleges are concerned of the impact that level funding proposed by Governor Wolf in his 2017-18 budget will have on their schools and communities.  The community colleges enrolled nearly 327,000 students last year in both credit and non-credit classes, and […]

Focus on: Community College of Philadelphia

Each month, the Commission highlights one of Pennsylvania’s 14 public community colleges.

This month, we share information about the Community College of Philadelphia.

Focus on: Bucks County Community College

Each month, the Commission highlights one of Pennsylvania’s 14 public community colleges. This month, we share information about Bucks County Community College.

Focus on: HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College

Each month, the Commission highlights one of Pennsylvania’s 14 public community colleges. This month, we share information about HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College.

Focus on: Northampton Community College

Each month, the Commission highlights one of Pennsylvania’s 14 public community colleges. This month, we share information about Northampton Community College.

Pennsylvania’s Community Colleges Reach Out to Students of Shuttered Schools

Pennsylvania’s Community Colleges Reach Out to Students of Shuttered Schools HARRISBURG— Many of Pennsylvania’s 14 public community colleges are reaching out to students whose for-profit colleges recently closed their doors.  Since late August, three for-profit colleges with 13 campuses in the state– Cambria-Rowe Business College, DuBois Business College, and ITT Technical Institute, have closed. Pennsylvania […]

Focus on the Community College of Beaver County

Each month, the Commission highlights one of Pennsylvania’s 14 public community colleges. This month, we share information about the Community College of Beaver County.

Focus on Montgomery County Community College

Each month, the Commission highlights one of Pennsylvania’s 14 public community colleges. This month, we share information about Montgomery County Community College.

PA Community College Supporters Gather at Capitol for Annual Lobby Day

Pennsylvania community college students, trustees, faculty and staff joined together at the Capitol today to advocate for an increased funding level in the 2016-17 fiscal year budget as part of the Pennsylvania Commission for Community Colleges’ annual Lobby Day. The colleges support the budget proposed by the Wolf Administration, which suggests providing an additional $11.3 […]