Western Piedmont Community College

The Western Piedmont Community College is established in and located at Morganton, North Carolina 28655-4511. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 80 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Western Piedmont Community College provides Public‚ 2-year and has City: Small setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Western Piedmont Community College consists of No graduate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Associate’s degree, Associate’s degree in more than 16 Subject areas as well as 43 specializations.

Contact Details

1001 Burkemont Ave
Morganton, NC 28655-4511
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

Western Piedmont Community College
: Public‚ 2-year
Awards offered
No graduate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Associate’s degree
Associate’s degree
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester

Admissions & Requirements

Western Piedmont Community College Undergraduate application fees is $ and Graduate application fees $. Below table’s shows Western Piedmont Community College admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions : wpcc.edu/prospective_students.php?cat=27

Applications: www1.cfnc.org/applications/NC_community_college/apply.html?application_id=1534


  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:



Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $2,000 $38 $72
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $2,000 $38 $72
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $7,319 $38 $264
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board
On campus, other expenses
Off campus (not with family), room and board $11,329 $11,151 $11,151 $7,358
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $4,115 $4,050 $4,050 $4,738
Off campus (with family), other expenses $4,115 $4,050 $4,050 $5,088


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Not applicable
Basketball Not applicable
Baseball Not applicable
Cross Country/Track Not applicable

Western Piedmont Community College Majors with degree levels

The Western Piedmont Community College is up with semester based academics that offer 43 majors.

  • Certificate Degree : 40 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 40 Majors

Agriculture‚ Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

Natural Resources and Conservation

Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

  Certificate Number of less than 1-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs offered
Associate Bachelor Masters Doctrate Number of Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-professional practice programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-other programs offered
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical‚ Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians‚
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Surveying Technology/Surveying
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields‚ Other

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

Legal Professions and Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Construction Trades

Precision Production

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services

Note: Information stated about Western Piedmont Community College College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Western Piedmont Community College College.