Westmoreland County Community College: Ranking & Review

United States

Westmoreland County Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)5,0841,9823,102

3,060 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

853 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Westmoreland County 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.

Westmoreland County 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.

Westmoreland County Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$7,440$11,160
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,650$1,650
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$248$372

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs282282
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services104104
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities9595
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields6161
Precision Production6060
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services4848
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service4444
Personal and Culinary Services3838
Construction Trades3636
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians3030
Visual and Performing Arts2020
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1313
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services1010
Legal Professions and Studies1010
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences88
Science Technologies & Technicians22
Social Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences
Library Science
Grand Total904904

A total of 904 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Westmoreland County Community College.

Graduation rate16%18%15%
  • Full-time retention rate - 58%
  • Part-time retention rate - 38%

General info

Alternative namesWestmoreland College
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff383
Instructional FTE170
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewestmoreland.edu
Address145 Pavilion Lane
Youngwood, Pennsylvania, 15697-1895
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Fringe