Your Path to Success Starts at Community College of Philadelphia


Community College of Philadelphia’s programs provide a foundation for the most sought after careers in health care; science and technology; design, construction and transportation; business, entrepreneurship and law; liberal arts and communications; and education and human services. Affordable tuition and opportunities for financial assistance make it easy for you to pursue your goals.

Situated near the heart of Philadelphia, the College offers convenient access to the city’s rich array of activities. With a wide range of support services, campus life activities and intercollegiate athletics, the College provides an excellent, well-rounded college experience.

The Smart Path to a Bachelor’s Degree

If you plan to earn your bachelor’s degree, save money by completing an associate degree at Community College of Philadelphia. Tuition is more affordable than it is at four-year colleges, so you will spend less — much less — for your degree. The College’s dual admissions transfer partnerships make it easy to transfer to another college with junior standing after earning your associate’s degree, and these partnerships include great scholarship opportunities. The College now offers dual admissions partnerships with Arcadia University, Cabrini University, Chestnut Hill College, Cheyney University, Drexel University, Eastern University, Harrisburg University, Holy Family University, Immaculata University, Kutztown University, La Salle University, Peirce College, Rosemont College, Rutgers University – Camden, Saint Joseph’s University and Temple University.

Beyond dual admissions partnerships, the College has transfer agreements with many other colleges and universities in the region and beyond. Ninety percent of the College’s students rate their transfer preparation as “good” or “excellent.” By earning an associate degree before transferring to earn your bachelor’s degree, you save on tuition and increase your chance for success.

Something for Everyone

Community College of Philadelphia is committed to student success. The College offers something for everyone. While some of its students transfer to the top colleges and universities in the nation, others find employment opportunities in some of the most lucrative careers. Here are just a few reasons why you’d be smart to start there:

  • QUALITY — accomplished, dedicated faculty; many are active in their fields

  • INNOVATIVE — world-class facilities; smart technology classrooms

  • SUPPORTIVE — dedicated student support services, free tutoring

  • FLEXIBLE — multiple locations; online classes and degrees; day, evening and weekend classes

  • ATHLETIC — member of the NJCAA (National Junior College Athletic Association)

  • GLOBAL — study-abroad programs and international students from more than 60 countries

  • SUCCESS — Between 2006 and 2016, 564 Community College of Philadelphia graduates have gone on to enroll at an Ivy League college.

Start Your Success Story Here

Take your first step along your path to success at Community College of Philadelphia. The College has lots of ways for you to stop by and check them out. You can attend an open house or information session: find a schedule of upcoming dates at ccp.edu/openhouse.

Ready to Get Started? Apply Today.

To apply online and for more information about Community College of Philadelphia, visit ccp.edu.

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