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Mechatronics program partners with Siemens for unique career opportunities

If you are looking for a technology education that prepares you for a wide range of careers in the field, explore the possibilities of Mechatronics at WCCC. Mechatronics is a new, interdisciplinary field that involves the study

Earning Power of a College Degree

A college education is an investment in yourself, your future and your community. An education provides you with earning power, which increases with each degree. Educated citizens make up a skilled workforce and contribute to the economic

The Value of a Business Degree

The value of a business degree is equated to the effort put into it. No effort = no value. A lot of effort = a lot of value. What’s your value? Business Students Job Outlook “The Job

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

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