Western Piedmont Community College

College Degree Finder

General Information

Admission Office

1001 Burkemont Avenue

Morganton, NC 28655-4504

(828) 438-6051

Fax: (828) 438-6065

Contact: Susan Williams

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1001 Burkemont Avenue

Morganton, NC 28655-4511

(828) 438-6000


Total undergrads: 2,826

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,030


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Online application fee: Free

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for health programs.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fine/Studio Arts A
Interior Design A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Office Clerical Services A,C
Operations Management A,C
Sales and Distribution A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics C
Computer Science A
Computer Systems Analysis A,C
Data Processing Technology A,C
Information Sciences/Systems A,C

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A,C


Early Childhood Education A,C


Civil Engineering A
Electrical/Communications Engineering A
Engineering – General A
Mechanical Engineering A

Engineering Technologies

Construction/Building Technologies A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Laboratory Assistance A
Medical Office Administration A
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Recreational Therapy A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Natural Sciences A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Natural Resources & Conservation – General A,C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Police Science C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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