Located in Somerset, Kentucky, Somerset Community College is part of the Kentucky Community and Technological College System. Somerset Community College is a public, two-year college that maintains an open-admissions policy. Matriculates at the college may choose from among numerous courses and may pursue a diploma, an Associate’s degree, or one of various certificates. Somerset Community College offers academic, technical, and general education curricula.
The college’s history dates back to 1965, when it was opened as part of the University of Kentucky’s Community College System. Although it was originally established on one campus, today Somerset Community College has two campuses and four centers in south-central Kentucky. Somerset Community College services numerous counties in the regional Kentucky area, including Casey County, Clay County, Russell County, Wayne County, and Whitley County.