CCBC Among Great Colleges to Work For in the U.S.
Monaca, PA – Community College of Beaver County (CCBC) has been identified as a “2020 Great College to Work For.” CCBC is one of only 79 colleges across the country to be recognized with this honor in 2020. Conducted by a third-party assessment, the results rely heavily on solicited employee feedback. Specifically, CCBC was honored in the Compensation & Benefits category. CCBC was recognized for its:
- Impressive health benefits including prescription coverage and free or low-cost dental and vision benefits.
- Extensive wellness programs.
- Free life insurance, short-term and long-term benefits.
- Tuition benefits for professional development.
- Generous vacation and sick leave.
- Summer 4-day work weeks to enhance quality of life.
- Shared governance.
- Notable employee communications including Monday Messages, President-hosted townhall meetings with, anonymous “Ask Us” blog, and more.
“We are proud to be recognized as an employer of choice, especially within the higher education community,” said Dr. Roger W. Davis, CCBC president. “When our faculty and staff are happy to come to work – whether on site or remotely, they’re more likely to provide the best possible college experience for our students.”
CCBC has a history of being identified as a top college in the United States. For example, CCBC was named one of 10 Best Community Colleges in Pennsylvania by schools.com, a Top 100 Organization in Pennsylvania by PA Business Central, and provides over 600 transfer agreements with colleges and universities nationwide. In addition, CCBC has been identified as a Military Friendly® School, a list aims to set the standard for higher education institutions to provide the best opportunities for military, veterans and their spouses.
The survey results are based on a two-part assessment process: an institution questionnaire that captured employment data and workplace policies from each institution, and a survey administered to faculty, administrators, and professional support staff. Results are reported for small, medium, and large institutions, with CCBC included among small universities with 500 to 2,999 students.
The Great Colleges to Work For® program is one of the largest and most respected workplace- recognition programs in the country. For more information and to view all current and previous recognized institutions, visit the Great Colleges program website at http://www.greatcollegesprogram.com. ModernThink, a strategic human capital consulting firm, administered the survey and analyzed the results.