2021 State Of The College Address

Clackamas Community College President Tim Cook delivered his 2021 State of the College address on Jan. 29.

Clackamas Community College is home to small class sizes, faculty who are experts in their fields, 11 sports teams and tons of clubs to match your interests. It could be your home, too.

Education can put you in places that you dream of being. Attend college close to home and save time and money. Clackamas Community College, go far close to home.

Clackamas Community College has campuses in Oregon City, Milwaukie and Wilsonville.

Whether you want to earn a degree or certificate, get an affordable jumpstart to transfer to a four-year university, or explore other possibilities, CCC has the services and classes to get you where you want to go.

Recognized for its committed, supportive faculty and staff, CCC offers programs and services in career technical, college transfer, literacy/basic skills, community education and business training to a diverse student body totaling more than 26,000 at three active campuses.

CCC fosters an open, collaborative decision-making process in which every voice is important. Staff, faculty and students actively contribute their views to help shape decisions and the culture of the college.

Visit us at https://www.clackamas.edu/.

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