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 Western Piedmont Community College Morganton, North Carolina

1001 Burkemont Ave
Morganton, North Carolina
28655-4511
828-438-6141
www.wpcc.edu

Western Piedmont Community College Mission Statement:
In accordance with the mission of the North Carolina Community College System, the mission of Western Piedmont Community College is to open the door to high-quality, accessible learning opportunities that minimize barriers to postsecondary education, maximize student success, and improve the lives and well-being of individuals by providing: Education, training and retraining for the workforce, including basic skills and literacy education, occupational and pre- baccalaureate programs. Support for economic development through services to and in partnership with business and industry. Services to communities and individuals to promote continuous learning and improve the quality of life. Sound management practices which measure and enhance institutional effectiveness.
Degree Stats For Western Piedmont Community College

 Type of Institution

Term Type: Semester

Comparison Group Category:
Public 2 yr, degree-granting, Southeast, size 4

Geographical Region:
Southeast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV

Chief Administrator:
President Jim Burnett

Title IV Eligibility:
Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs

Sector: Public, 2-year

Degree of Urbanization(Locale): City: Small

Open to Public? Institution is open to the public

 Carnegie Information

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Basic:
Associate's--Public Rural-serving Medium

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Enrollment Profile:
Exclusively undergraduate two-year

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Graduate Instructional:
Not applicable

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Instructional:
Associates

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Size and Setting
Small two-year

Carnegie Classification 2005 - Undergraduate Profile
Mixed part/full-time two-year

 Room and Board

Provide on-campus housing? No
Total Dorm Capacity: 0
Provide board or meals? No
Number of meals per week:0
Typical room charge per year:$0
Typical board charge per year:$0
Combined room/board:$0

 Degree Information

Level of Institution: At least 2 but less than 4 years

Highest Level Offered: Associate's degree

Undergraduate Offering:
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering

Graduate Offering:
No graduate offering

First Professional Offer:
No first-professional offering

Highest Degree Offered: Associates

Degree Granting Status: Degree-granting

Historical Black College or University: No

Institution has Hospital: No

Institution grants a Medical Degree: No

Institutional Category:
Degree-granting, associate's and certificates

 Athletics

Athletic Association: No
NCAA Member: Implied no
NAIA Member: Implied no
NJCAA Member: Implied no
NSCAA Member: Implied no
NCCAA Member: Implied no
Other Member: Implied no
Football: No
Basketball: No
Baseball: No
Cross Country/Track: No

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 Fee Information

Application Fee information for Western Piedmont Community College  Application Fee: No
 Out of State Tuition? Yes
 Financial Aid Office Phone: 828-438-6042
 Admissions Office Phone: 828-438-6051


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