Richland Campus

The Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Richland Campus provides quality educational opportunities to residents of Cambria and Somerset Counties and the surrounding areas within the Southern Alleghenies.

The Richland Campus offers the widest variety of programs and courses compared to the College’s multiple Centers. The Richland Campus offers dining services, a bookstore, library, auditorium, workforce development area, cyber cafe, and many other amenities to ensure that students reach their full potential.

Why Richland

Students are our Number One Priority.

Class sizes are small at the Richland Campus, allowing students to receive the individual attention they merit. Our supportive learning environment ensures that students reach their full potential.

Quality Education at an Affordable Price.

Attending Richland can save you thousands of dollars in tuition and additional costs. Our students earn college credits without earning a lot of debt.

We have Something for Everyone.

Whether your goal is to obtain courses toward a degree, brush up on your skills, or be a life-long learner, the Richland Campus can meet your needs.

Start Here / Go Anywhere.

For many students, the Richland Campus serves as a foundation for their future educational endeavors.  Students are eligible to transfer their credits from their associate degree to the four-year institution of their choosing.

Visit Richland

The Pennsylvania Highlands Richland Campus is conveniently located at 101 Community College Way in Johnstown. You are welcome to visit with us during our hours of operation, or schedule a one-on-one visit with us. You may contact us by phone at 814.262.6400 or email at admissions@pennhighlands.edu to schedule your visit.

During your one-on-one visit with us, you will get to tour the Richland Campus, discuss your career and educational goals with an academic advisor, and learn about the programs, services, and opportunities available to you at Pennsylvania Highlands Community College.

Open House

All are welcome to visit our facility for this exciting, informative event. Individuals can take this time to discover the numerous opportunities we have to offer, including degree programs and coursework, transfer options, workforce training, community education, and more. You will be able to learn about student life at Pennsylvania Highlands, including clubs and activities. Representatives will be on-hand to discuss all of this, as well as funding options through financial aid and payment plans.

2017/2018 Schedule:

  • Monday, October 30th (6pm)
  • Thursday, March 22nd (6pm)

Take the Next Step… and visit!

Before choosing a college, it is important to visit the facilities, the students, and the overall learning environment. Schedule your visit with us, or stop by one of our upcoming events listed in the calendar below, and learn about the Pennsylvania Highlands’ college experience. Meet our faculty and staff, tour our facilities, and discover that our home is your perfect fit.

Directions

Address: 101 Community College Way, Johnstown, PA 15904

From the North.

Follow US-219 South. Take the PA-756 exit toward Geistown/Elton. Stay in the middle lane to turn left onto Elton Rd. Turn right onto Theatre Dr. Then make a left onto Schoolhouse Rd. Make a right onto Highfield Ave. Make your first right and follow the road to the left.

From the South.

Follow US-219 North. Take the PA-756 exit toward Geistown/Elton. Turn right onto Elton Rd. Make a right onto Theatre Dr. Then, make a left onto Schoolhouse Rd. Make a right onto Highfield Ave. Make your first right and follow the road to the left.

From the East.

Follow Route 56 West to Scalp Ave. Make a right onto Eisenhower Blvd. Turn right onto Theatre Dr. Then, make a left onto Schoolhouse Rd. Make a right onto Highfield Ave. Make your first right and follow the road to the left.

From the Northwest (Blairsville).

Follow 119 North/US-22 East. Take the PA-56 ramp toward Brush Valley/Armagh. Turn left onto PA-56. Follow PA-56 onto Strayer St. Turn left onto Laurel Ave. Make a right onto Broad St./PA-403 South. This turns into PA-56 East. Follow this to US-219 South toward Somerset/Windber. Take the PA-756 exit toward Geistown/Elton. Stay in the middle lane to turn left onto Elton Rd. Turn right onto Theatre Dr. Then make a left onto Schoolhouse Rd. Make a right onto Highfield Ave. Make your first right and follow the road to the left.

From the Southwest (Ligonier).

Follow 30 East. Merge on to 219 North via the ramp on the left. Take the PA-756 exit toward Geistown/Elton. Turn right onto Elton Rd. Make a right onto Theatre Dr. Then, make a left onto Schoolhouse Rd. Make a right onto Highfield Ave. Make your first right and follow the road to the left.

Programs

Richland offers the College’s full array of associate degree, certificates, and diplomas. Visit our Programs section for full details on each program.