The mission of the Erie County Community College is to prepare individuals to succeed in a diverse, supportive, forward thinking and innovative learning environment. The College will provide Erie residents affordable education through increased access to vital workforce and academic education options. These options include a combination of two-year degree programs, post-secondary career certificates and technical courses that prepare graduates to meet the critical needs of this region's workforce and success in a complex global society. The College is an essential partner in meeting this region’s higher education goals for continuous improvement in associate and baccalaureate degree attainment. Through the sustained efforts of stakeholders, college staff, governing boards, community, business and the public, the College will demonstrate its deep commitment to the contribution to the economic vitality of the Erie community.
Providing Open Access to Higher Education
Erie County Community College of PA
Erie County Community College (ECCCPA) will be the newest community college in the entire nation. We will provide a diverse, affordable, and open education environment that allows you to attend classes at your own pace. You will be able to explore different careers, build peer associations, and grow into your future by enhancing your knowledge and skills.
Watch This Website Grow Over the Next Year.
The ECCCPA Board of Trustees is putting together a college plan to bring about the Fall 2021 inaugural semester. This web site will carry the forward movement of the Board of Trustees. Progress on physical site selection, academic class preparations, associate degree attainment, as well as post-secondary trade certifications can be found here.
All Board Meeting Information
Will be available on this site as well including meeting minutes, agendas, logistics, and Zoom information to attend virtual public meetings.