COVID-19 Campus Update

The College is currently closed, and remote instruction and work continue while Philadelphia remains under a stay-at-home order. All courses for the Summer I and II terms will be held online while student services and support are available remotely. Visit the College’s Virtual Student Resource Center to access the assistance that you need. Adequate notice will be shared with students, staff and faculty once a re-opening date is established. 

Office of the President

Dr Generals Addressing the Mint Society Donors at a reception in the board room

Welcome to Community College of Philadelphia

The first step to a good life begins with the decision to pursue an education of higher learning. Choosing Community College of Philadelphia will place you among a long line of alumni and former students who have benefited from the vast selection of programs, courses and learning experiences offered at the College.

As the city’s college, we are prepared to meet your educational and training needs by guiding you along a path in pursuit of your dreams. Our faculty is among the best in higher education and our staff are dedicated professionals excited about meeting your needs. You also will find opportunities to put your natural talents and skills to work in various service learning activities that increase the quality of life in Philadelphia, block by block.

We hope you decide to attend Community College of Philadelphia. If you do, you will find that our rigorous curricula and relevant career programs will position you to pursue the career of your choosing or to continue your education towards a bachelor’s degree and beyond. Our students have transferred to Ivy League, and top tier universities and colleges; and many have found employment with the top companies in the city and the surrounding areas.

Take the time to review our website or, if you have questions, feel free to contact one of our admissions representatives.

I wish you the best of luck and hope to see you soon.

Sincerely,

Dr. Donald Guy Generals