General Education Certificate
Community College of Allegheny County

Program Details

With the modern workplace in mind, the Community College of Allegheny County offers an online General Education Certificate.  This program serves dual purposes.  It can be the core of an associate’s degree or it can provide a documented level of competency for entry-level positions.  Subject areas likely include:

  • Analytical reasoning
  • Cultural diversity
  • Math
  • English composition
  • Computer literacy


  • High school diploma or GED certificate, or be at least 18 years of age with experience reasonably equivalent to a GED
  • Placement test

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education