Congratulations, Community College of Philadelphia Class of 2021! Years ago you made a promise to yourself and to all those who invested in your growth. You kept that promise at a time when more was asked of you than ever before. Refusing to shy away from the unknown, you showed fierce tenacity and sheer power of will in your roles as students, parents, mentors, partners and as people.
Though few things in life are certain, your fight to the finish line has guaranteed you the tools you need in order to build a better life for yourself, and a brighter future for your community. So before you move on to tackle your next adventure, academic or otherwise, take some time to savor this moment. Although wins like this don’t come easy, it is times like this that we can be sure the hard work was most certainly worth it.
Philadelphia City Council, District 7
Class of 2021 Commencement Speaker
Vice President for Academic and Student Success
Board of Trustees ChairCommunity College of Philadelphia
Congratulations to all our graduates:
We are proud to announce that through their devotion to learning and a love of their field, the following students have earned Community College of Philadelphia’s 2020 Academic Awards:
At Community College of Philadelphia, our definition of success is all in the name. For us, success is not measured just by how we uplift ourselves, but how we impact those around us and how strongly our actions prove that we believe in the value of this community.
Here are just a few of the remarkable stories of our 2021 graduates. Coming from all walks of life, and with each inspired towards their own unique goals, these graduates symbolize the excellence that our Class of 2021 embodies. These stories of success provide a glimpse of the passion and dedication which proves that our graduates are bound for greatness.
Health Care Studies
Read Kasara's Story
Read Tiasia's Story
Early Childhood Education
Read Yael's Story
Read Moriah's Story
Read Chris' Story
Read Russell's Story
Read Daisy's Story
Read Jaron's Story
Read Jameelah and Sumiaya's Story