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Career and Advanced Technology Center

Between 2006 and 2016,
564
graduates
have gone on to enroll
at an Ivy League college.
80%
of our 2018
graduates

rated their career preparation
as “good” or “excellent.”
Since 2007, graduates have earned more than
8,490

degrees
at the bachelor’s level or higher, including
1,302 graduate or professional degrees.

Leroy Brown

Student Spotlight:
Leroy Brown 

Leroy started at the College in fall 2019 as a transfer from a 4-year college. He was certain that attending a community college would be a walk in the park.

“I came in with an ‘I can do it myself’ mentality,” Leroy said as he talked about his choice to transfer. “But it hit me like a ton of bricks when I failed my first semester.”

Leroy completed his first semester with a 1.8 GPA, which landed him on academic probation. Feeling defeated and hopeless, support coach Patrick Robinson introduced Leroy to CME, which he decided to join that summer. As the new semester approached, and an entire summer of building relationships with staff had passed, Leroy realized the CME support coaches never gave up on him. They were consistent in connecting with him, encouraging and reinforcing that he could do better and making sure he wouldn’t quit. The constant support throughout the next semester helped Leroy finish with a 3.8 GPA.

“I love everything about this program; they have done so much for me,” Leroy said. “CME kept me on a narrow path to getting my associate degree. It was the discipline factor to block the distractions.”

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Welcome to the Community College of Philadelphia

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Your path to success starts at Community College of Philadelphia. Our 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. Community College of Philadelphia is committed to student success. While some of our students transfer to the top colleges and universities in the nation, others find employment opportunities in some of the most lucrative careers. Start your success story here.