Pierpont Quick Facts

Programs of Study

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

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

Top 5 Graduate-producing Associate Degrees: Food Service Management, Early Childhood, Para-Education, 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: 2,703
(Credit Fall 2013) 

Headcount Enrollment: 747
(Non-credit 2012-2013) 

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

Annual Tuition and Fees

(Aid Year 2015-2016) 
In State $4,440 
Out of State $10,542 
Per Credit Hour:  
(in-state) $190
(out-of-state) $443

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.

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Ready for a change? We offer more than 40 programs that will help get you on the path to a new and better career.

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