Frequently Asked Questions
What are Extension Centers?
Extension Centers are local public
facilities and buildings where Westchester Community College offers
coursework in your community. Many of the same college credit courses that
are held on the main campus are offered at these centers. Non-credit,
education and ESL courses are
also offered at some of the centers.
Why should I take classes at an Extension
- The classes offered at these facilities
may meet closer to your home or
place of work.
- It could reduce your travel time.
- Extension classes begin one week after the
main campus classes begin so you have some additional flexibility.
When should I take the placement exam?
It is recommended that you take it as
soon as possible.
Can I take the
placement exam at the Extension Centers?
The placement exam is offered
at the Mt. Vernon, Ossining, Peekskill and Yonkers Cross County centers,
please check the
Placement Exam Schedule for dates and times.
Where can I get help if I am an Extension
Contact the Extension Services office
914-606-6839. For advising and/or counseling, click
here or call 914-606-6381.
What are the tuition and
fees for Extension Center students?
Tuition is the same whether students
attend classes at the Valhalla campus or one of our many Extension Centers.
Click for Current
Tuition & Fees information.