Early College

Get a head start on your college degree with Early College!

Early College is great opportunity for qualified high school or home school juniors and seniors to get a head start on their college degree before graduating high school.

Classes are taught by Westmoreland faculty - at the Youngwood campus, Westmoreland centers or via an online/eLearning format.

The credits earned can be applied toward specific programs at Westmoreland or transfered to other colleges and universities, saving on the cost of your college degree.

Early College offers career and transfer pathway tracks for high-demand occupations in the region, including:


View the Early College Pathway Course Descriptions

View the 2017-2018 College Catalog


Things to know about Early College:

  • Students who take classes at Westmoreland must follow the academic semester calendar as established by the college for on-campus enrollments. This includes dates for adding, dropping or withdrawing from a class. (On-campus means at the Youngwood campus, an Education Center or via Online/eLearning format.)
  • Students should familiarize themselves with Westmoreland's Code of Student Conduct Policy and Academic Dishonesty Policy as described under Student Rights and Responsibilities in the Student Handbook.

To get started:

View College Now-Early College eligibility requirements

Complete the Early College permission form

For more information, contact our Information Center at 724.925.4077 or infocenter@westmoreland.edu