Pierpont Community & Technical College
Total Enrollment: 2925 (IPEDS Oct. 15, 2012 census date)
Academic Programs: Pierpont offers more than 40 Associate and Certificate of Applied Science degree programs, Advanced Skill Sets and Skill Sets; as well as a variety of workforce training.
Student/Faculty Ratio: 17:1
Locations: Pierpont shares a Locust Avenue campus in Fairmont, West Virginia, a friendly city of 20,000, with Fairmont State University. Pierpont offers classes at additional locations throughout its service area in North Central West Virginia, including at a branch campus in Clarksburg, the Gaston Caperton Center, and at the Braxton County Center in Flatwoods. Through its Center for Workforce Education in downtown Fairmont, Pierpont provides workforce training and community education for its 13-county region. Pierpont's branch campus the Robert C. Byrd National Aerospace Education Center in Bridgeport offers programs in aviation maintenance.
The Mission of Pierpont Community & Technical College is to provide opportunities for learning, training, and further education that enrich the lives of individuals and promote the economic growth of our service region and state.
Pierpont strives to enhance the quality of life for people and businesses of North Central West Virginia through accessible, affordable, comprehensive, responsive, workforce-related training, and quality higher education opportunities.
Pierpont offers more than 40 associate and certificate of applied science degree programs, advanced skill sets and skill sets; and customized workplace training throughout its 13-county service region.