2,933
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Western Piedmont Community College is a 2-year institution located in Morganton, NC, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1001 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, NC  28655-4511
United States
Contact Susan Williams
Director of Admissions
Email: swilliams@wpcc.edu
Phone: 828-438-6051
Fax: 828-438-6065

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
Agroecology And Sustainable Agriculture Checkmark
Applied Horticulture/horticulture Operations Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Accounting Technology And Bookkeeping Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Executive Assistant/executive Secretary Checkmark
Office Management Checkmark
Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics And Special Effects Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Information Technology Checkmark
Construction Trades Associate Bachelors
Building/construction Finishing, Management, And Inspection Related Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Civil Engineering Technology Checkmark
Computer Engineering Technology Checkmark
Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark
Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering/mechanical Technology Checkmark
Surveying Technology Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Child-care And Support Services Management Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Sign Language Interpretation And Translation Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technology Checkmark
Medical Administrative Assistant And Medical Secretary Checkmark
Medical Office Management Checkmark
Medical/clinical Assistant Checkmark
Mental And Social Health Services And Allied Professions Related Checkmark
Psychiatric/mental Health Services Technology Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Substance Abuse/addiction Counseling Checkmark
Therapeutic Recreation Checkmark
Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
Legal Assistant/paralegal Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
Liberal Arts And Sciences And Humanities Related Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences/liberal Studies Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Science Checkmark
Precision Production Associate Bachelors
Machine Shop Technology Checkmark
Precision Production Related Checkmark
Welding Technology Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration Checkmark
Criminal Justice/police Science Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
Crafts, Folk Art And Artisanry Checkmark
Game And Interactive Media Design Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,933
Enrolled

Applying

Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

2,432
In-state
8,576
Out-of-state
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Fees

144
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Student Body

2,933
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.64%
Black or African American 6.61%
White or Caucasian 80.33%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.27%
Asian 7.4%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.2%
Other 0.51%

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark

Student Services

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Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No No No