Monthly Archive:: June 2013

Clinical Lab Technologists Giving Patients a Voice

A doctor tells you, “We’re going to do some blood work and send it to the lab.” A couple of days later you are informed of the results. So how do those results come about? A doctor’s

WCCC alumnus competes in worldwide culinary competition

Just how far can you go with a degree from WCCC? How about ranking as one of the top chefs in the United States and being chosen to represent the entire country in a prestigious international culinary

Brawn to Brains

Westmoreland County Community College offers multiple paths to career success in Computer Numerical Control, Machine Technology and Manufacturing Technology. Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Employment in the machining industry is increasing at a steady rate, creating a need

Retraining for a new career Jim Schellhammer

When the industrial maintenance facility he worked at closed in 2011, Jim Schellhammer returned to college for the first time in 30 years to help him begin a new career. Jim was interested in becoming an expert

Start Here, Go Far in Your Career

Westmoreland County Community College (WCCC) offers more than 75 programs of study that provide you with endless opportunities. Our expert faculty give you the specialized attention you need in classes that average 17 students. Many programs enable

New Latrobe Center to break ground, expand WCCC offerings

New Latrobe Center to break ground, expand WCCC offerings When the fall 2014 term begins, Westmoreland County Community College will conduct classes in a new home in downtown Latrobe. The college will break ground this summer for

Opportunity. Honors. Recognition. Advanced scholarship opportunities at WCCC

Looking to go above and beyond a normal college education? Westmoreland County Community College offers numerous advanced scholarship opportunities through programs, seminars, research and student activities. The Honors Program at WCCC allows students and faculty to work

Paying for College

For many prospective college students, financing a college education can seem like an impossible task. We understand that for many of our students, even an affordable WCCC education may seem out of reach. Through WCCC’s Financial Aid

Marketing Management

Business Career Program Degrees Offered: Associate of Applied Science, Certificate Classes Offered: Youngwood, WCCC-Laurel, WCCC-New Kensington, Online Credits Required: 60 The marketing management option provides an introduction to business and the basic principles of management with emphasis

Supply Chain Management

Business Career Program Degrees Offered: Associate of Applied Science, Certificate Classes Offered: Youngwood, WCCC-Laurel, WCCC-New Kensington, Online Credits Required: 60 The supply chain management option of the business AAS degree program is designed for students who are