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Learn Sign Language for Everyday Use!


Morganton, NC – Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) continuing education department will offer Sign Language for Everyday Conversations, a five-week course designed to help attendees communicate more easily with colleagues, patients, clients, friends and neighbors who use American Sign Language. The class will be offered from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursdays from Oct. 23 […]

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College’s Jennifer S. Patton A Beacon for Others

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Morganton, NC— A beacon is described by the Merriam-Webster Dictionary as “someone or something that guides or gives hope to others.” For Western Piedmont Community College (WPCC) employee Jennifer S. Patton, that “something” is the College. The daughter of well-educated parents, Jennifer knew the value of higher education. After graduating from East Burke High School […]

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TEAS Info for Potential Nursing Students!

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TEAS Registration for Potential Nursing Students Western Piedmont Community College is offering the TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills) for potential nursing students. Successful completion of the TEAS is required for consideration into the 2015 Nursing Program. For a complete list of program requirements, select Requirements. To register for the TEAS, select TEAS Registration.

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Brian Vandergraff Received Product Inspiration From Hunting

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Morganton, NC—Who would have ever guessed that time spent sitting in a tree can change your life? But believe it or not, that is how one Western Piedmont Community College (WPCC) graduate experienced a fortuitous flash of inspiration. For Brian Vandergraff, that afternoon just seemed like a great opportunity to go hunting. At that time […]

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Get Ready for B Term! Apply by Oct. 3

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Morganton, NC – Registration for the Fall semester’s B Term classes at Western Piedmont Community College will be held on Thursday, Oct. 16 between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. on the college campus at 1001 Burkemont Avenue in Morganton. Applications for admission must be submitted by Friday, Oct. 3, 2014 at 7 p.m. The College’s […]

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Learn to Grow Your Biz with Free Fall Classes!

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Morganton, NC –Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) Small Business Center (SBC) is an accessible, valuable community resource for individuals who are beginning a new business venture, expanding an existing business, or need help with a business plan. The SBC, whose help is provided at no direct cost to its clients, is designed to help businesses […]

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FAFSA Help Is Available on Fridays!

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If you need help filling out and completing the FAFSA, your WPCC Financial Aid Staff will provide assistance to students on the following dates and times in Hildebrand Hall (no appointment is needed):   Date Time Location Friday, August 8 2:30 – 4:00 PM Hildebrand Hall 124 Friday, August 29 2:30 – 4:00 PM Hildebrand […]

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