Category Archives: News

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 […]

PA community colleges, State System universities sign statewide ‘reverse transfer’ agreement

PA community colleges, State System universities sign statewide ‘reverse transfer’ agreement Initiative allows former community college students to obtain associate’s degree with credits they’ve already earned Harrisburg – Students who began their studies at a community college in Pennsylvania before transferring to a university within Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education might already have earned […]

PA Commission for Community Colleges testifies before House Appropriations Committee

On March 3, 2016, the PA Commission for Community Colleges testified before the Pennsylvania House Appropriations Committee. Our written testimony is available here.