Return to Earn | Westmoreland County Community College, Youngwood, Pennsylvania

Return to Earn

Have you been away from the classroom for a while? Maybe you have been putting off starting or returning to college. Perhaps you need to train for a new career or want to get that promotion.

AllisonA brighter future begins now! Return to school - and earn more. At Westmoreland, you'll receive a quality education to help you advance your career or get on the path to a new one. You can be a full-time student or part-time, online or on ground.

Pick the Start Date that Works for You

  • 15-week classes starting January 10
  • 12-week classes starting January 31
  • 8-week classes starting March 9

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Don’t worry, you will find a community of support at Westmoreland. We’ve guided thousands of adult students like you on their ambitious journeys to success.

We will support you with:

  • Dedicated, expert faculty
  • Small class sizes
  • Tutoring
  • Academic advising and counseling
  • Flexible scheduling and online classes
  • Placement services and more!

Make Your Dream Career a Reality in Two Years or Less

We offer degree, diploma and certificate programs taught by expert faculty with real-world experience. Plus, our partnerships with area businesses will help you gain hands-on experience, confidence and opportunities to connect with employers.

Save Money on a Bachelor’s Degree

Courses in our associate of arts and associate of fine arts degree programs are the same courses you would take during the first two years at a four-year college or university. They’re more affordable and you can take advantage of smaller classes taught by experts who are invested in your success. Plus, we have transfer agreements with numerous colleges and universities to ensure a seamless transition.

academic programs

Financial Aid

We do what we can to help you make your education as affordable as possible. Financial aid includes: 

  • Grants
  • Work-Study
  • Scholarships
  • Payment Plans

Take the first step - apply. It's free and you have nothing to lose!

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Questions? Call 724-925-4000 or email