Westmoreland County Community College


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Pennsylvania


Westmoreland County Community College enrolls 7,000+ students each fall and spring semester. WCCC offers associate in arts and fine arts degree programs for students who plan to pursue bachelor's degrees and has articulation agreements with many area colleges and universities to ease the transfer process. Students may also choose from 65+ career associate degree, diploma and certificate programs that will prepare them for employment immediately upon graduation. Classes are conducted at the Youngwood Campus and education centers in Westmoreland, Fayette, Greene and Indiana counties and 200+ classes are offered online. As a participant in the national Achieving the Dream initiative, WCCC is committed to student learning and success.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 6414

Undergraduate Students: 6414
Faculty: 88

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 73:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 73:1

Contact Information

145 Pavilion Lave
Youngwood Pennsylvania 15697

Website: http://www.wccc.edu

Main Email: admissions@wccc.edu

Main Phone: 724-925-4000

Additional Campuses:
WCCC Bushy Run Education Center
6707 Mellon Road
Export, PA 15632

WCCC Fayette County Education Center
140 North Beeson Boulevard
Uniontown, PA 15401

WCCC Greene County Education Center
100 EverGreene Dr., Suite 102
Waynesburg, PA 15370

WCCC Indiana County Education Center
45 Airport Road
Indiana, PA 15701

WCCC Laurel Education Center
Seventeen Lloyd Avenue
Latrobe, PA 15650

WCCC Mon Valley Education Center
1181 Fells Church Road
Belle Vernon, PA 15012

WCCC New Kensington Education Center
1150 Fifth Avenue
New Kensington, PA 15068

Admissions Contact:
James Pirlo
Admissions Coordinator, Admissions

Transfer Services Contact:
Robert C. Wright, M.Ed.

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:
Richard Holler
Coordinator/Student Life/Athletics, Student Life/Athletics

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:

Minimum Grades for Transfer:

Credits (Min/Max):

Test Scores for Applying:
Not required.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Not required.

Essay(s) required:
Not required.

Application Fee:
One-time $15 fee.

Other Requirements:
Application for Admission & Request for Transfer of Credits form submitted to WCCC Admissions Office.

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

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Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010


Tuition and Fees – In-State:

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Scholarships, part-time employment and financial aid in the form of grants and loans are available. Contact the WCCC Financial Aid Office at 724-925-4063 or visit wccc.edu and select the "Admissions and Aid" tab.

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