Apply Now for Fall Classes

The sooner you register, the better your chances of getting the classes you need.

Apply now >>

Steps to Enrollment

We take the confusion out of the enrollment process. Follow the five easy steps to start the process.

Steps to Enrollment >>
What kind of student are you?  >>

Admission Events

Attend an information night, take a tour of Campus, and get answers to your most-asked questions.

RSVP Online >>

Placement Testing

These writing, reading and math tests are crucial in determining what courses you’re qualified to enroll in.

Learn more about placement tests and what to expect on them >>

Choose the Right Program

If you're not sure which program is right for you, use our handy Choosing a Program guide to help you decide.

   Text A+ A- A

Getting Started

Start on your path to being a student at Community College of Philadelphia by following the steps below. If you have already chosen a program that you want to apply for, jump ahead and check out our step-by-step guide to the admission process or learn more about the importance of placement tests. For any questions, contact Admissions. If you already know what to do, apply online now.

Choosing a program

Choosing a Program

Explore our programs in Business, Entrepreneurship and Law; Creative Arts; Design, Construction and Transportation; Education and Human Services, Health Care; Liberal Arts and Communications; and Science and Technology.

Find a program that's right for you Need help finding the right program for you? Take a quick quiz to explore possible careers.

What Kind of Student Are Your

What Kind of Student Are You?

The application process is different for certain types of students, such as guest/visiting students, transfer students and international students. To make sure you are completing the application process correctly, determine what type of student you are.

What Kind of Student Are You?

Admission Process

Admission Process

Getting started at Community College of Philadelphia is easy. Follow the five steps to enrollment, and you'll be on your way to achieving your educational goals.

Five easy steps to enrollment

How to apply

Apply Online

Complete the online application today to take the first step toward becoming a student at Community College of Philadelphia. After you complete the online application, we will send you a letter that provides instructions for completing the next step in the enrollment process.

Apply now

Join us for an Open House or Webinar

Join Us for an Open House or Webcast

Visit us and see why so many find their path to possibilities here. If you can't make it to an open house, join us for an online webcast to learn more about getting started at the College.

RSVP for an open house

Sign up for webcast

I want to...

Don’t know where to start? We suggest one of the pages below.

Overview of Community College of Philadelphia

 View Larger


5 Steps to enrollment

 View Larger