South Hills School of Business & Technology was founded in 1970 by S. Paul Mazza Jr. (1930-2013) and his wife, Maralyn J. Mazza. The Lewistown, PA campus of South Hills was opened in 1999 at the request of the Mifflin County Industrial Development Corporation (MDIDC). The Lewistown Campus of South Hills School of Business & Technology will close in August 2019. South Hills Lewistown was granted approval to offer four Associate in Specialized Business (ASB) degree programs: Administrative Professional, Business Administration—Management & Marketing, Criminal Justice, and Medical Assistant. It was granted approval to offer an Associate in Specialized Technology (AST) degree in Information Technology.