Pennsylvania Highlands Somerset features classrooms, accessible computers, a laptop computer lab, video conferencing, and Wi-Fi access to its students. This facility offers various degrees in both day and evening formats, allowing students to complete transferable coursework in preparation for four-year institutions as well as to better prepare themselves for entering the workforce.
Students that attend the Penn Highlands Somerset Center are also able to take advantage of the many resources available at our Richland Campus. These resources include the Library, Student Success Center, Financial Aid, and more.
Students are our Number One Priority.
At the Pennsylvania Highlands Somerset Center, class sizes are small so students receive the individual attention they merit. Our supportive learning environment ensures that students reach their full potential.
Quality Education at an Affordable Price.
Pennsylvania Highlands Somerset can save you thousands of dollars in tuition and additional costs. Our students earn college credits without earning a lot of debt.
Something for Everyone.
Whether your goal is to obtain courses toward a degree, brush up on your skills, or be a life-long learner, Pennsylvania Highlands Somerset can meet your needs.
Start Here / Go Anywhere.
For many students Pennsylvania Highlands Somerset 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.
Penn Highlands Somerset is located in the Somerset County Education Center, right off of Glades Pike in Somerset. Please visit us during our hours of operation, or schedule a one-on-one visit with us using this form. You may also contact us by phone at 814.443.2500 or email us to schedule your visit.
During your one-on-one visit, you will tour the Somerset Center, discuss career and educational goals with an advisor, and learn about the opportunities available to you at Pennsylvania Highlands Community College.
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Address: 6024 Glades Pike, Suite 210, Somerset, PA 15501
From North Star/Jennerstown/Boswell Area
Take 219S to 281N. Turn right on Pleasant Hill. Turn right on Vo-Tech Drive. Lastly, turn left on 31/Glades Pike.
From Rockwood Area
Take Waterlevel Road. Turn right on Stepping Stone. Turn left on Berlin Plank Road. Turn right on 31/E. Main/Glades Pike.
From Salisbury/Meyersdale/Berlin Area
Take Garrett Shortcut, then turn left on Berlin Plank Road. Lastly, turn right on 31/E. Main/Glades Pike.
From Shade/Central City Area
Take 160S to 31W/Glades Pike.
From Shanksville Area
Take Stutzmantown Road, then turn right on 31/Glades Pike.
From Turkeyfoot/Confluence Area
Take 281N to Patriot St., then turn right on 31/E. Main/Glades Pike.
Students that attend Penn Highlands Somerset have the ability to seek the programs listed below in their entirety at the Somerset Center. In addition to the programs below, the Somerset Center provides coursework necessary to complete any of the academic programs that the College offers, meaning that you can start in Somerset and finish in Richland.
Direct Support Professional (Certificate)
Medical Coding & Billing (A.A.S.)
PA Director Credential (Certificate)
Paralegal Studies (A.A.S.)
Social Service Assistant (A.A.S.)
Interested in another career path? Click here to see what degrees are available at our Richland Campus. These degrees can be started at Somerset and then completed at Richland.