B-Term is Coming!

Registration is October 12 & 13

 
Take full-credit classes in only 8 weeks!
Classes begin October 14.
 

The key to getting ahead is to get started.

 

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Latest COVID-19 Info

WPCC’s Response to the Pandemic

 

CARES Act

Attend in Spring, 2020? You may qualify,

 

WPCC announces the Summer 2020 President’s and Dean’s Lists.

Reach Your Goals at WPCC

Western Piedmont Community College has been a part of Burke County since 1964. Whether you are training for a career,  transferring to another college or university, or just taking courses for pleasure or enrichment, WPCC offers the classes you want close to home. We are here for you!

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At WPCC, we have a single message:

We’re Ready to Help You!

New Students

Learn about programs, apply online, & get financial aid information

Continuing Education

Get job skills, take up a new hobby, or earn certifications.

Current Students

Stay up-to-date on campus events, deadlines, and resources.

Finish High School

Get a start on your future now!

New Students

Learn about programs, apply online, & get financial aid information

Current Students

Stay up-to-date on campus events, deadlines, and resources.

Continuing Education

Get job skills, take up a new hobby, or earn certifications.

Finish High School

Get a start on your future now!


 

Learn More…

Click or tap on an image to learn more about our programs, classes, and events, or visit our Programs of Study page for an alphabetical list of our curriulum programs.

Workforce &
Continuing Education

Looking for short-term job training, certifications, or classes for personal enjoyment? Our Workforce & Continuing Education division offers classes designed to accommodate your busy lifestyle in both seated classes and online. Quickly get the training you need, learn a new skill, or take up a new hobby.
 

Upcoming Classes

Here are upcoming Workforce Development & Continuing Education classes over the next 30 days. For more information and to register, click or tap on the name of a class.
 

Accessibility at WPCC

Western Piedmont Community College is committed to serving all in our community. Learn more about accessibility on our campus and how to request services.

Non-Discrimination Statement

Western Piedmont Community College, as an Equal Opportunity Institution, complies with applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, sex, religion, age, ethnic origin, association, or disability. It is the policy of Western Piedmont Community College that no person shall be discriminated against in employment, admissions, or educational activities. The College will provide reasonable accommodations, modifications or adjustments through the use of nondiscriminatory policies and procedures for persons with qualifying disabilities. Inquiries concerning Federal Title IX, Section 504, and related laws may be addressed to the Director of Human Resources, 1001 Burkemont Avenue, Morganton, NC 28655 or telephone 828.448.3500.