Western Piedmont Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
|Enrolled total (including graduate students)||1,834||730||1,104|
1,080 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
286 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
Western Piedmont Community 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.
Western Piedmont Community College Tuition
|Total cost for students living||In-state||Out-of-state|
|The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.|
Western Piedmont Community College does not provide on-campus housing.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$2,432||$8,576|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$145||$145|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$76||$268|
Programs and Degrees
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||180||180|
|Health Professions and Related Programs||102||102|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service||51||51|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||31||31|
|Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields||25||25|
|Visual and Performing Arts||14||14|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences||11||11|
|Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services||9||9|
|Legal Professions and Studies||9||9|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||6||6|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||6||6|
|Natural Resources and Conservation||4||4|
|Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences|
A total of 464 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Western Piedmont Community College.
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Mission Statement||Western Piedmont Community College's mission is to provide accessible, high-quality education that improves lives and promotes growth in our community.|
|Total FTE staff||250|
|Sector of institution||Public, 2-year|
|Control of institution||Public|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional|
Location and Contacts
|Address||1001 Burkemont Ave|
Morganton, North Carolina, 28655-4511
|Urbanization level||City: Small|