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Is Somerset Community College offering bachelor’s degrees?
No, Somerset Community College is one of the 16 colleges in the Kentucky Community
& Technical College System. The bachelor’s degrees will be offered by four-year universities
and they will be using space on the SCC Somerset Campus.
What universities are participating in the University Center of Southern Kentucky?
The partnering universities are Eastern Kentucky University, Lindsey Wilson College,
Morehead State University, University of Kentucky and Western Kentucky University.
What programs will be offered?
Will all bachelor’s degrees be offered at the University Center?
No, specific degrees will be based on student, community and workforce needs.
When will the bachelor’s degree programs start?
Some bachelor’s degree programs will begin during the Fall 2019 semester. We anticipate
more degrees will be added in the future.
How will the classes be taught from the partnering universities?
There will be variety of delivery methods including face to face, hybrid and online.
What will be the tuition rate?
Tuition rates will be determined by each participating university.
Can Somerset Community College scholarships be used for the bachelor’s degree programs?
No, SCC scholarships are for students attending Somerset Community College.
Can the University Center potentially save me money?
Yes, students will not have to pay for room and board nor parking passes which is
a substantial savings for students.
Will I be able to complete my application and financial aid at the University Center?
Yes, each partnering university will have staff available to assist with admission,
financial aid, advising and registration.
What if I have completed my associates degree, can I apply to a partnering university?
Yes, you will be able to apply for admission and will need to meet with a university
advisor once those have been determined.
Where will the University Center of Southern Kentucky be located?
The University Center of Southern Kentucky is located in the Harold Rogers Student
Commons on the SCC Somerset Campus – 2
nd floor Room 210.
Who do I contact for more information?
For more information, contact the University Center of Southern Kentucky and at 606-451-6667