Pierpont Community & Technical College
Total Enrollment: 3,000
Academic Programs: Pierpont offers more than 50 associate degree programs, skill sets and certificates, as well as a variety of workforce training.
Student/Faculty Ratio: 17:1
Locations: Pierpont shares a main campus in Fairmont, West Virginia, a friendly city of 20,000, with Fairmont State University. The campus is home to the Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center. Pierpont also offers classes at 15 sites throughout its 13-county service area of North Central West Virginia, including the Gaston Caperton Center branch campus in Clarksburg, and the Braxton County Center in Flatwoods. Through its Center for Workforce Education in downtown Fairmont, Pierpont provides workforce training and community education. Pierpont’s Robert C. Byrd National Aerospace Education Center in Bridgeport offers programs in flight and aviation maintenance.
Accreditations: North Central Association and The Higher Learning Commission
Financial Aid: Approximately 86 percent of our students receive some form of scholarship or financial aid.
Activities: More than 85 clubs, organizations, student publications, honoraries, sororities and fraternities and Intramural sports.