Pierpont Quick Facts

Programs of Study

Top 4 Majors – Associate Degrees: Business, Criminal Justice, Food Service Management, Early Childhood

Top 4 Graduate-producing Certificate of Applied Science Degrees: Lab Assistant, Emergency Medical Services, LPN, Petroleum

Top 4 Graduate-producing Associate Degrees: Food Service Management, Early Childhood, Liberal Studies, Physical Therapist Assistant

Thirteen County Service Region

Barbour, Braxton, Calhoun, Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Lewis, Marion, Monongalia, Preston, Randolph, Taylor and Upshur Counties

Fall 2013 Credit Students

Age 25+: 684
Female/Male: 60% to 40% 
Minority: 10% 
Full Time/Part Time: 68% to 32% 
Pierpont students receiving some form of financial aid: 65% 
Degrees and certificates awarded 2012-2013: 385
One year retention rate (2013): 37.9%

Student Enrollment 

Headcount Enrollment: 1,396
(Credit Fall 2016) 

Headcount Enrollment: 542
(Non-credit Fall 2016) 

Total Headcount Enrollment: 3,450
Training Contact Hours: 65,096
(Non-credit 2012-2013)

Annual Tuition and Fees

(Aid Year 2019-2020) 
In State $4,938 
Out of State $11,704 
Per Credit Hour:  
(in-state) $206
(out-of-state) $488

*PC&TC has multiple campuses. The costs shown here represent cost at the highest campus rate.

Advanced Technology Center
The Advanced Technology Center (ATC), to be located in the I-79 Technology Park in Fairmont, WV, will deliver the technical training necessary to move West Virginia’s economy forward.