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Established in 1967, West Shore Community College is dedicated to excellence in education and the support of our students as they pursue personal and professional goals. We strive to provide a robust and dynamic educational environment and learning experience leading to success in college, work, and life.


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Develop communication skills, problem solving capabilities, and technology expertise relevant to your chosen field providing access to challenging careers.

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Provides in-demand skills for oral presentations, audience analysis, listening, decision making, intercultural awareness, verbal, non-verbal, interpersonal, and group communication dynamics.

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Computer Technology

Learn specializations in software development, networking, and cybersecurity to solve problems and increase efficiencies in any industry, write a new app, automate a monotonous task, or protect an organization from hackers.

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Embark upon a rewarding health care career, or expand one your current goals with program specific lecture, lab, clinical and field internship courses designed to prepare students to take the National Registry of EMT exams.

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Humanities & Visual Arts

Emphasize critical thinking, creativity, imagination to excel in production and performance, and cultivate a lifelong engagement with arts and philosophy.

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Manufacturing Technologies

Training the next generation of trades workers, supporting careers in electrical systems, HVAC, mechanical drafting and CAD, machine operation and mechanics, mechanical engineering, and welding.

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Science & Mathematics

Begin here to explore opportunities with industries on the cutting edge of high technology, teaching, communications, environment, health, and many other in-demand fields.

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Social Science, Education, & Criminal Justice

Focus on the study of human behavior as it relates to individual development and group interaction through the development of analytical, research, communication, and critical thinking skills.

What's Happening At WSCC

Masters in Conversation Exhibition Opens at Manierre Dawson Gallery

West Shore Community College (WSCC) is hosting an exhibition titled Masters in Conversation: Works of Manierre Dawson and William Sievert June 12 through Sept. 12, 2024 at the Manierre Dawson Gallery. For this exhibition five works by Dawson, produced between 1949 and...

WSCC Announces 2024-2025 Performing Arts Series

West Shore Community College (WSCC) is pleased to announce the 2024-2025 Performing Arts series, featuring a diverse lineup of performances that promise to captivate and inspire the community. This year’s series showcases a rich array of talent, offering something for...

Dean’s List for 2024 Winter Semester

West Shore Community College has released its Dean’s List for the 2024 Winter Semester.  Full-time students achieving a semester grade point average of 3.75 or above receive high honors, and full-time students with a grade point average between 3.50 and 3.749 receive...

Regional High School Art Exhibition Opens at Manierre Dawson Gallery

The West Shore Community College Art Department will host the 26th annual Regional High School Art Exhibition, titled “Freedom of Choice/Free Will”, beginning May 6, in the college’s Manierre Dawson Gallery. Student artwork will be displayed through May 24. Sponsored...

WSCC Commencement Events

Over 150 West Shore Community College students are eligible to receive degrees and certificates at the college’s 53rd commencement ceremonies to be held on Sat., May 4, at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the college’s Center Stage Theater. Speakers for the event will be...