Pennsylvania Highlands Community College: Ranking & Review

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Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,8141,1461,668

627 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

170 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Pennsylvania Highlands Community College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Pennsylvania Highlands Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$6,120$9,450
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,860$1,860
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$204$315

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities8484
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services5555
Health Professions and Related Programs4747
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1717
Construction Trades1414
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1111
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences88
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs88
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields77
Public Administration and Social Service Professions66
Precision Production44
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Transportation and Materials Moving
Grand Total277277

A total of 277 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pennsylvania Highlands Community College.

Graduation rate30%34%26%
  • Full-time retention rate - 48%
  • Part-time retention rate - 44%

General info

Alternative namesPennsylvania Highlands
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff137
Instructional FTE54
Public Service FTE2
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address101 Community College Way
Johnstown, Pennsylvania, 15904-2949
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Small
City population65,000