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Western Piedmont Community College
1001 Burkemont Ave, Morganton, North Carolina 28655-4511
Phone Number: (828) 438-6000
URL: www.wpcc.edu

Tuition and Fees

Semester Undergraduate
(In State)
Undergraduate
(Out of State)
Graduate
(In State)
Graduate
(Out of State)
Books & Supplies Room & Board
(On Campus)
Room & Board
(Off Campus)
Room & Board
(With Family)
Fall 2011 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2012-2013 $2,235 $8,379 $0 $0 $1,300 $0 $15,201 $4,050
2011-2012 $2,155 $8,299 $0 $0 $1,300 $0 $15,201 $4,050
2010-2011 $1,874 $8,018 $0 $0 $1,160 $0 $12,096 $5,088
2009-2010 $1,627 $7,749 $0 $0 $1,160 $0 $12,096 $5,088

Degrees Offered

  • Associate's degree
  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate

Sports Programs

This college offers no sports programs

Semesters Open

  • 2011-2012
  • 2009-2010
  • 2010-2011
  • 2012-2013
  • Fall 2011

Accreditations

  • Dental Assisting (DA)
    Accredited By: American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 12/10/1971 -  
  • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    Accredited By: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 1/1/1981 -  

Majors Offered

  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects – Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General – Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Building/Construction Finishing, Management, and Inspection, Other – Construction Trades
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Business Administration and Management, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Child Care and Support Services Management – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Child Development – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Civil Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Dental Assisting/Assistant – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Elementary Education and Teaching – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Environmental Science – Natural Resources and Conservation
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Health Aide – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Information Science/Studies – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Interior Design – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal – Legal Professions and Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other – Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies – Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Machine Shop Technology/Assistant – Precision Production
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medical/Clinical Assistant – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Precision Production, Other – Precision Production
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Sign Language Interpretation and Translation – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Surveying Technology/Surveying – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Teacher Assistant/Aide – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Upholstery/Upholsterer – Precision Production
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Welding Technology/Welder – Precision Production
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Woodworking, Other – Precision Production
    Offered during: 2011-2012