Pennsylvania Highlands Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

101 Community College Way

Johnstown, PA 15904

(814) 262-6446

(888) 385-7325

Fax: (814) 262-6420



Contact: Jeff Maul

Director of Admissions
Main Address

101 Community College Way

Johnstown, PA 15904

(814) 262-6400

www.pennhighlands.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,235

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 248

Degree-seeking undergrads: 972

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biotechnology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business Administration/Management A
Office Clerical Services C
Restaurant/Food Services Management A

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A
Computer/Systems Security A,C
Data Entry Applications C
Database Management A
Web/Multimedia Design A

Construction Trades

Building Construction Inspection C
Lineworker A

Education

Education – General A
Teacher Assistance A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Environmental Engineering Technology A
Manufacturing Technologies A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Adult Development/Aging A
Child Care Management C
Child Care Service A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health and medical administrative services A,C
Medical Insurance Coding C
Medical Transcription A
Pharmacy Assistance C

Law & Legal Studies

Court Reporting A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Corrections A
Law Enforcement Administration A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(814) 262-6400
Website:www.pennhighlands.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://my.pennhighlands.edu/ics/Admissions/Application_for_Admissions.jnz
Address:101 Community College Way, Johnstown, PA 15904-2949
Setting:23
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,655
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,100 (79% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$7,950
Out-of-state Tuition:$11,010
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:91%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,043

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Pennsylvania Highlands Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services12
Construction Trades1
Education2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields2
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences31
Health Professions and Related Programs26
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Precision Production1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Grand total628

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Pennsylvania Highlands Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Education1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total14

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Pennsylvania Highlands Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,950
Out-of-state$11,010
Books and supplies$2,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid20391%
Grant or scholarship aid14364%$5,043
Student loan aid13963%$4,336

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid72930%$4,565
Federal student loans61525%$4,243

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Pennsylvania Highlands Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Pennsylvania Highlands Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,655
Undergraduate enrollment2,655
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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