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Westmoreland County Community College

Youngwood, PA
  • Public
    2 year
  • 4,171
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:17
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 32%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $3,158
    Avg. Financial Aid
Westmoreland enrolls approximately 4,171 students each fall and spring semester. The college offers associate of arts degrees, associate of fine arts degrees, associate of science degrees, associate of applied science degrees, and diploma and certificate programs. Classes are conducted at the Youngwood Campus and education centers in Westmoreland, Fayette and Indiana counties. More than 200 classes are offered online. The Advanced Technology Center offers state-of-the-art facilities for a variety of careers in manufacturing and other technically oriented fields.
Over 2,000 courses transfer into Westmoreland County Community College
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Founded 1970
Total Faculty 292
Full-Time Undergraduate 1,340
Part-Time Undergraduate 2,831
Application Acceptance Rate 100%
Transfer Students 1,385
Programs 135 Programs
Courses 699 Courses
Transfer Agreements 216 outgoing Transfer Agreements
Equivalencies 2,231 incoming Equivalencies
4,292 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $3,990
Out-of-State Tuition $5,985
Books and Supplies $1,600
Federal Loans: Undergrads receiving aid 24%
Federal Loans: Average amount received $1,355
Scholarships & Grants: Undergrads receiving aid 42%
Scholarships & Grants: Average amount received $1,803
  • Scholarships and Financial Aid:
    Scholarships, part-time employment and financial aid in the form of grants and loans are available. Contact the Westmoreland Financial Aid Office at 724-925-4063 or visit and select "Admission & Aid".
  • Tuition and Fees:
    2023-24: Per credit: 1-11 credits, 19 or more credits, Westmoreland County residents - $140; Out-of-County - $280; Out-of-State - $420. Flat Rate: 12-18 credits, Westmoreland County residents - $2100; Out-of-County - $4200; Out-of-State - $6300.

Information for Transfer In Students

  • Accepts Transfers:
    Credits earned at other accredited colleges may apply to Westmoreland programs. For more information, visit and select "University Transfer."
  • Transfer Agreements:

Transfer Application Requirements

  • Official Transcripts:
    Official Transcripts and descriptions of the courses to be transferred to Westmoreland must be sent directly to the Westmoreland Admissions Office.
  • SAT Scores:
    Not required.
  • Letters of Recommendation:
    Not required.
  • Essay:
    Not required.
  • Other Requirements:
    Application for Admission & Request for Transfer of Credits form submitted to Westmoreland Admissions Office.
  • Request More Information:
  • Apply Here:

Transfer Credit Policy

Information for Transfer Out Students

  • Transfer Agreements:
    Westmoreland has articulation agreements with many 4-year institutions. In consultation with a transfer counselor, students use program requirements & course equivalencies as guides to plan a program of study to transfer to senior institutions.

Westmoreland County Community College

145 Pavilion Lane
Youngwood, PA 15697
United States
Main Phone:


Transfer Admission Contact:
Ashlea B. Lee
Admissions Coordinator, Admissions
Transfer Services Contact:
Maria Loffredo
Transfer Counselor

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

Westmoreland - Murrysville
6707 Mellon Road
Export, PA 15632
Westmoreland - Fayette County
140 North Beeson Boulevard
Uniontown, PA 15401
Westmoreland - Indiana County
45 Airport Road
Indiana, PA 15701
Westmoreland - Latrobe
130 Depot Street
Latrobe, PA 15650
Westmoreland - New Kensington
1150 Fifth Avenue
New Kensington, PA 15068
Westmoreland - Advanced Technology Center
1001 Technology Drive, Suite 1009
Mt. Pleasant, PA 15666
Westmoreland-Public Safety Training Center
65 Public Safety Drive
Smithton, PA 15479
Last updated on 9/11/2023 by Westmoreland County Community College.