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Westmoreland County Community College

Youngwood, PA
University Website: wccc.edu
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Westmoreland County Community College, commonly referred to as WCCC or 3C's, was founded in 1970 and is located in Youngwood, Pennsylvania, USA. In 2009, a new enrollment record was set, with WCCC registering its 7,000th student.

WCCC was founded in 1970, during an era of community college proliferation within the state. Its location on the suburban fringe was designed to attract students from both the Westmoreland County suburbs of Pittsburgh and the Monongahela Valley, then a still booming industrial center. WCCC has also extended its outreach to provide services to students from Fayette, Somerset, Greene, Indiana and Armstrong Counties.

The college has four main buildings: Founders Hall, Commissioners Hall, Business and Industry Center, and Science Hall. Currently, 54 associate degrees, as well as 48 certificate programs are available on-site. An education center was established in New Kensington in 2008 to complement a long active facility in Rostraver Township.

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145 Pavilion Lane
Youngwood, PA 15697-1895
(724) 925-4000

Scholarships for Students in Pennsylvania

Name Amount Deadline
President's Scholarship - Westmoreland County Community College Varies Varies
Trustees' Meritorious Scholarship - WCCC Varies Varies
Student Recognition Scholarship - WCCC Varies Varies
Phi Theta Kappa Academic Excellence Scholarship - WCCC $500 Varies
Shirley Jones Music Scholarship 100% of tuition Varies
WCCC Foundation Scholarship Varies Varies
Humanitarian Scholarship - Westmoreland County Community College $250 Varies
Alumni Association Scholarship - WCCC $250 Varies
Eberly Family Scholarship $500 Varies
Elliott Company Employee Scholarship Varies Varies
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Meritorious Scholarship Up to $250 Varies
Never Enough Boutique Scholarship $750 Varies
New Alexandria Lions Club Scholarship $250 Varies
New Beginnings Scholarship $500 Varies
New Stanton-Youngwood Rotary Scholarship $500 Varies
Oliver K. Painter Memorial Scholarship $250 Varies
Dr. Thomas Lloyd Memorial Scholarship $100 Varies
Hamill Career Technology Scholarship $500 Varies
E.E. "Duck" Cooley Scholarship $200 Varies
Eli Award Scholarship $200 Varies
Michael J. Kakos Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Cecil Yates Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Donald D. Mateer Foundation Scholarship Varies Varies
Agnes Kakos Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Gregory Hricenak Graphic Design Scholarship $125 Varies
George Rusinko Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Dr. Daniel Krezenski Scholarship $125 Varies
Iva Jones King Memorial Scholarship $250 Varies
Roylene Penska Scholarship $250 Varies
Agnes Rusinko Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Thorne Group Scholarship Varies Varies
Beverly Diehl Memorial Scholarship $200 Varies
Gregory Hricenak Visual Arts Scholarship Varies Varies