Pierpont Community and Technical College: Ranking & Review

United States

Pierpont Community and Technical College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,8557231,132

1,275 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

38 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Pierpont Community and Technical College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Pierpont Community and Technical College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,980 and other expenses per full academic year.

Pierpont Community and Technical College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,144 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,764$10,318
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,154$1,366
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$209$490

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs123123
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities6363
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields3939
Construction Trades2929
Science Technologies & Technicians1919
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians1616
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1616
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1414
Personal and Culinary Services1414
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1212
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services88
Visual and Performing Arts77
Legal Professions and Studies55
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics44
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies11
Grand Total372372

A total of 372 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pierpont Community and Technical College.

Graduation rate25%24%25%
  • Full-time retention rate - 50%
  • Part-time retention rate - 33%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff135
Instructional FTE87
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitepierpont.edu
Address1201 Locust Ave
Fairmont, West Virginia, 26554
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population19,000