Penn College at Wellsboro serves Northern Tier business and industry training needs, as well as noncredit personal and professional development. The campus, instituted by the College in 1983, is located in scenic North Central Pennsylvania.

About Penn College at Wellsboro

Courses held in Wellsboro provide upgrading, training, and development to enhance opportunities for individuals in job duties, career advancement, and personal development. Customized courses are available to business and industry for training on requested topics such as: supervisory training, conflict resolution & prevention, team building, diversity in the workplace, project management, successful meetings, and Microsoft® computer classes.

Longer-term training is available in medical assisting, practical nursing, and nursing assistant. Training for the natural gas industry on topics such as shale development and production, first aid and CPR, PEC SafeLand, programmable logic controls, rigging, and others also are held at the Wellsboro location.

Medical Assistant

  • Prepare for a new career in the health services industry
  • 800 hours of instruction
  • Additional certifications available upon program completion

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Practical Nursing

  • Become a PA licensed practical nurse
  • Over 1,536 hours of instruction

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Directions to Penn College at Wellsboro


If you are using a GPS or mapping service, use 22 Walnut St., Wellsboro, PA 16901 for directions.

From the east (Route 15, Mansfield, etc.)

  • Traveling into Wellsboro on Route 6 West, turn left onto Walnut Street (shortly after Rite Aid on left).
  • In two blocks, Penn College at Wellsboro is on your right.

From the west

  • Travel Route 6 East / Route 287 South towards Wellsboro to the traffic light at Main Street (Wellsboro Diner on left).
  • Turn left to continue on Route 6 East and continue 2 blocks.
  • Turn right onto Walnut Street.
  • In two blocks, Penn College at Wellsboro is on your right.