Linda Cronin
Transitional Studies Education Specialist
208 Hardway Building, Locust Ave Campus, Fairmont

EDGE (Earn a Degree Graduate Early), is an initiative of the West Virginia Community and Technical College System (Series 135-28-1).

The EDGE program is designed to award college credit for competencies students acquire by:

  • Successfully completing a West Virginia Career Tech Pathway aligned with Pierpont’s program of study, and
  • Passing WV Career and Technical Education Performance Assessment or
  • Earning a recognized state or national certification or credential.

Edge courses are offered through WV public high schools and career technical centers.  Credits are transcripted to Pierpont at no cost to the student or parent!  Pierpont approved EDGE course credit is updated annually. 

More information and an EDGE transcript request link may be found on Pierpont’s EDGE webpage: