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Morganton, North Carolina

Western Piedmont Community College

Overview

Student Population
1,834
Western Piedmont Community College overview
Location Morganton, North Carolina
Online wpcc.edu
School Type Public 2 Year
Western Piedmont Community College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Religious Affiliation Undergrad

Located in Morganton, North Carolina, Western Piedmont Community College is a small two year community college offering undergraduate programs. Western Piedmont Community College has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  775 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,059 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $2,432 plus fees of $145.


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Applying

Admission Requirements
Open Admission

Annual Cost to Attend

North Carolina Resident Tuition
$2,432
In State Costs for Western Piedmont Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$145
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $7,297
Budget for Other Expenses$6,403
Total One Year Cost$17,677
Out of State Tuition
$8,576
Out of State Costs for Western Piedmont Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$145
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $7,297
Budget for Other Expenses$6,403
Total One Year Cost$23,821

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$27,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
Data Not Available

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Western Piedmont Community College students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 22%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 21%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 21%
Business 8%
Engineering Technology 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=199908 IPEDS survey data for Western Piedmont Community College.