Philadelphia Eagles Player and director on the College's Foundation Board speaks to CCP students.

Latest News

May 8, 2019

A total of 1,881 students were candidates for graduation at Community College of Philadelphia's 53rd Commencement on May 4. Thousands of family and friends witnessed the graduates’ milestone and cheered the students on as they walked down the aisle to celebrate their academic achievements at CCP.

“Never compare your growth to the growth of others, because we have been placed on our own paths for specific reasons,” said Amber Young, CCP’s 2019 class speaker. “The College has helped you to get on your path of possibilities, so you are empowered to take your greatness to the next phase of your life.”

One of the many students who donned a cap and gown was radio personality Kevin Ceasar, also known as Mutha Knows on Power 99-FM’s “The Tea.” At 43 years old, Ceasar became the first in his family to graduate from a school of higher education.

May 2, 2019

From celebrating the success of our students to giving back to the community through service learning and providing opportunities for personal and professional growth, and from sharpening their horticultural skills to kicking back and having a little fun at the spring fling, take a look back at some of the student events from the spring 2019 semester.

May 2, 2019

Take a look back at some of the faculty and staff events from the spring 2019 semester, from celebrating employees who go above and beyond, to professional development opportunities and celebrating our retirees.

April 12, 2019

Members of the College community joined forces with faculty, staff and students from all of Pennsylvania's community colleges on April 9 at the Pennsylvania State Capitol for Lobby Day. The message? Recognize the importance of Pennsylvania's community colleges and provide them with the support they need to help students and Pennsylvania thrive. The College's Nursing students participated at the tables, giving blood pressure screenings, impaired driving exercises, depression screenings and hands-on CPR instruction. Free copies of "Oh Dear, What's a Career?," a book written and illusrated by volunteers in the College's Marketing division, were also distributed to passersby.

March 27, 2019

Community College of Philadelphia and the Parx Women's Leadership Academy hosted a Women's Leadership Conference at the College on March 22. Designed with the College's students in mind, the Power and Persistence conference featured engaging speakers and sessions focusing on personal, social, political, educational, professional and financial empowerment.

 

 

Social Media Feed

Tweet
2 days 5 hours ago

#FACTS

1. Lower Tuition & Fees

2. An opportunity to Improve Your Transcript

3. Lower Living Costs

4. Greater Flexibility

The list goes on... https://t.co/dtVUhwUlbC

Tweet
2 days 6 hours ago

“It is environmental racism. That’s why it’s so important for community colleges to have a social justice agenda,” says Dr. Generals, describing the college’s focus on climate change at Founder’s Day with @onwurd.

Tweet
2 days 6 hours ago

“We have a very comprehensive art program...”

President Dr. Generals speaks with @ellisonreport on @onwurd about the College’s art programs. We offer an array of creative programs here at CCP https://t.co/XbXO1sOjzn. https://t.co/wMXyFvnzWH

Tweet
2 days 7 hours ago

President Dr. Generals sits down with @ellisonreport and @onwurd to celebrate Founder’s Day.

“You need more than a high school degree if you’re going to be successful,” says Dr. Generals...

Tweet
2 days 7 hours ago

“Community colleges have the flexibility to provide education at a multitude of levels,” says @GuyGenerals https://t.co/BsuxjSdMZX

Tweet
2 days 7 hours ago

.@CCPedu President Dr. Generals and @chekemma, from @PYNinc celebrating Founder’s Day with @onwurd https://t.co/8GozlYY5jI

Tweet
2 days 8 hours ago

Thank you for sharing that with us! https://t.co/2hhknMO1lO

Tweet
2 days 10 hours ago

https://t.co/wKdov9335R

Tweet
2 days 10 hours ago

Are you a new student starting this fall?

This is where your journey begins https://t.co/ov8pJXC8AE

Tweet
2 days 10 hours ago

We have so many students starting their path to possibilities this week! https://t.co/TKT4nTGrf5

Tweet
2 days 12 hours ago

New Student Orientation Day 2

Welcome to the College—you all are officially Lions #CCPLions https://t.co/oNjp4bN7St

Tweet
3 days 2 hours ago

WOW! That's so awesome

We love when CCP Alum pay-it-forward and continue to enrich the College! https://t.co/gG1xgKVRty

Tweet
3 days 2 hours ago

Via @FastCompany, “Over a 40-year career, black women make $946,120 less than white men, according to the @nwlc...”

Today is Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, but what does that really mean? Read below to see the hard facts, and how we can stand against this!

https://t.co/h1EDAfsp3U

Tweet
3 days 5 hours ago

Do you see what I see?

There's something BIG coming....

Standby on September 17, 2019 at Noon in the Athletics Courtyard. #CCPPride https://t.co/uEhtirDcRM

Tweet
3 days 7 hours ago

Welcome to the College, Lions! Shout-out to all of the new students that came in today for New Student Orientation (NSO).

Just in case you missed NSO, you can attend our sessions tomorrow starting at 9 a.m. in the Bonnell Lobby https://t.co/Xhdnqvp0NO

Tweet
3 days 8 hours ago

RT @ccp_counseling: Welcome new students! Be sure to stop by and grab some information about our great services during the campus tour! htt…

Tweet
3 days 10 hours ago

Students, if you need assistance getting school supplies, see below https://t.co/pvjLzitcgB

Tweet
3 days 10 hours ago

CAN YOU HEAR IT? https://t.co/1lH7t7tq2i

Tweet
3 days 11 hours ago

New Students! Welcome to CCP

For those that are running behind schedule, stop in the Bonnell Building Lobby for your CCP swag, then head over to Student Life (S2-19) for some activities https://t.co/19t8Pq8uNq

Tweet
4 days 8 hours ago

How well do you know our government?

Join us for our NEW Civics Education Program where you will learn about our constitution, the court system, immigration, criminal and civil cases, and more. To learn more, see here: https://t.co/WJ2B7qtcQi. https://t.co/sTWRYgMVYt

Tweet
4 days 10 hours ago

RT @SingleStopCCP: If you are a permanent resident in PA and want to become a US #citizen, you are in luck! Citizenship Day helps low incom…

Tweet
4 days 10 hours ago

Via @phillydotcom, "Christine M. Coulter has become Philadelphia’s first female police commissioner..."

A big shout-out to CCP Alumna, @PPDCommish who is @PhillyPolice's new acting police commissioner! Coulter is a Criminal Justice graduate from CCP
https://t.co/Z2JMZD9SNU

Tweet
4 days 11 hours ago

Pro-Bono Citizenship Day is a national event organized by the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and a great opportunity for eligible permanent residents (green-card holders) to receive free assistance in applying for U.S. citizenship!

See below

Tweet
4 days 11 hours ago

Students, are you registered to vote? Check this out https://t.co/UfUlhFcGTa

MyCCP Login

Access your personal records and secure services

Login to MyCCP

Student Password Retrieval

Search MyCCP

Quick Links

Weather @ Main Campus

People of the College

I went to CCP for a while, then I stopped. I was laid off from my job last September. One of my goals was to just focus on school. So when I was laid off, I took the opportunity to come back.