Teaching People…Changing Lives

A diverse group of students

Welcome To South Hills School
of Business and Technology

South Hills School of Business & Technology prepares people for their first job, professional advancement, or a completely new career through a variety of specialized associate degree, diploma, certificate, continuing education, and professional development programs in business, technology, healthcare, criminal justice, and graphic arts. Established in 1970 to fill a regional need for more specialized skills training in Central Pennsylvania, South Hills has two campuses located in State College and Altoona. Our students range from recent high school graduates to returning adults looking to add skills to their résumés for new opportunities.

What Career is Right for You?

Take Our Career Quiz and Find Out!

Our free, online quiz takes minutes to complete. You’ll receive a personalized report with up to 3 of your top matches to our specialized associate degree programs based on your strengths, interests, and personality traits.

Explore Our Programs

South Hills School of Business & Technology offers a wide variety of Specialized Associate Degrees, Diploma Programs and Individual courses aimed at training people to enter the workforce well prepared.  We have been teaching people and improving lives for more than 50 years.  Take a look at all that South Hills has to offer you!

33rd Annual South Hills School of Business & Technology Summer Music Picnic Series

South Hills is getting ready to host the 33rd annual Summer Music Picnic...

Open House Campus
Visit Week

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This 20-hour class series designed for students in grades…