Now on Your Phone: CCA Mobile

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The CCA Mobile App is now available.

If you are a CCA student with a little extra space on your phone, the new CCA Mobile app can make things a lot easier for you.

Available on Android and iOS, the CCA Mobile app was developed to make finding important student information such as grades, class schedules, and phone numbers more navigable for CCA students. And since the app only requires 8.7 MB of space, you should be able to fit it on your phone next to Snapchat, Spotify, and Facebook. (You can actually use the CCA Mobile app to replace Facebook – but more on that later.)

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Posted in Academic Support, Digital Media

Nine Easy Tips to Remember When You Fill Out Your FAFSA

FAFSA letters on top of a textbook with a piggy bank next to itDid you know that you could start to fill out your FAFSA for the 2018-2019 academic year on October 1?

And CCA is ready to help you and/or your parents fill it out! CCA will host a FAFSA Rush on Jan. 18 at our CentreTech campus from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

During FAFSA Rush, students and their parents can come to our campuses, use our computer labs to fill out the FAFSA, and CCA Financial Aid staff will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.

The U.S. Department of Education has permanently moved the FAFSA application start date to Oct. 1 to give students and their parents more time to plan and pay for college. Students and/or their parents can now fill out the FAFSA using their 2017 tax returns or they can use the tax return for 2018.

But before you start the FAFSA application process, check out these nine tips from CCA Financial Aid Advisor Darin Wissbaum to make it easy and simple as possible to avoid any problems that could delay processing your application. Continue reading »

Posted in Financial Aid

Want to Start a Business? 6 Reasons Why You Need to Check out CCA’s Entrepreneurship Program

Neil Pollard, Lead Faculty for CCA's Entrepreneurship program, works with student Mylei Zavala on a cost analysis for her new business.Have you ever thought about starting your own business?

Maybe you’re not even sure what kind of business you want to start but know you want to be your own boss, make your own hours, and create a product or service that you know people will love. Continue reading »

Posted in Degrees & Certificates

Thinking About a Career in IT? 4 Things You Should Know About CCA’s Unique IT Tech and Support Program

IT Tech and Support student Chelsea Bailey works on taking apart a computerSo you’re thinking about a career in information technology. Or maybe you’re already an IT professional but looking to take the next step in your career.

Either way, your professional future looks bright. Continue reading »

Posted in Degrees & Certificates

Vox: Under Construction Sheds New Light on Disability

Vox Poster GraphicStories that will make you laugh, stories that will make you cry, stories that will make you think long and hard about how we as a society approach the topic of disability. You can expect them all when the curtains go up on “Vox: Under Construction” in the Larry D. Carter Theater on the CentreTech campus on October 26.

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Posted in Theatre