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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.


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

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.


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.

Humanities & Visual Arts

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

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.

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.

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

“A WSCC Holiday Music Spectacular” at Center Stage

The West Shore Community College Performing Arts Series will present “A WSCC Holiday Music Spectacular III,” on Dec. 2 at 2:00 p.m. and at 8:00 p.m. and Dec. 3 at 2:00 p.m. at Center Stage Theater. Ring in the holidays and celebrate the season! Back again for a...

Maritime Legacy Exhibit at Manierre Dawson Gallery

West Shore Community College is hosting an exhibition celebrating Ludington’s 150th year of its incorporation through its maritime legacy. Co-curated by Professor of History and Political Science Mike Nagle and Professor of Visual Arts Eden Ünlüata-Foley, this...

WSCC Rec Center Free Day Event November 16

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the West Shore Community College Wellness Center, the WSCC Recreation Center is pleased to invite the community to experience the facilities free of charge on Thursday, Nov.16.  The free day event aims to provide an...

WSCC, Oceana Community Foundation and Shelby Middle School Partner

Last week, on Oct. 24, students, faculty, and staff from West Shore Community College met with their counterparts at Shelby Middle School to celebrate the 113 new books an Oceana Community Foundation grant had enabled the school to purchase.   Students in WSCC's...

WSCC and AFFEW Plant Trees

West Shore Community College, in partnership with the Nature Club and A Few Friends for the Environment of the World (AFFEW), recently planted seven black willow saplings around the WSCC pond. The black willow trees are an addition to campus that will enhance the...