May 22, 2012

HACC announces workforce reduction

HARRISBURG – President John J. “Ski” Sygielski, Ed.D., today announced a workforce reduction that includes the elimination of 19 filled positions and 59 vacant positions at HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College.

The reduction of workforce, which affects all five campuses and the college’s central administration, is 3.16 percent of the 2,465 full-time, part-time and adjunct workforce at HACC.

“As of today, all of our impacted employees and their departmental colleagues have been informed,” said HACC President John J. “Ski” Sygielski, Ed.D. “Employees were treated with the dignity and respect they deserve for their years of service to HACC.”
About HACC: HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, was established in 1964 as the commonwealth’s first community college. HACC offers nearly 200 associate career and transfer degrees, certificate and diploma programs to more than 22,000 credit students in a 10-county area with regional campuses in Harrisburg, Gettysburg, Lancaster, Lebanon and York, and an online Virtual Campus that reaches students on a global scale. In addition, HACC is Central Pennsylvania’s premier workforce development provider with more than 50,000 students enrolled in areas such as job training, customized company contracts, public safety, healthcare, technology, trades and computer training. For more information, go to or call 1-800-ABC-HACC (1-800-222-4222).