Distance Learning Consumer Information
Certain Western Piedmont Community College academic programs prepare students to sit for applicable licensure and/or certification examinations in North Carolina. In order to comply with U.S. Department of Education regulations regarding distance education and professional licensure, Western Piedmont Community College is required to make the following disclosure with respect to professional licensure or certification outside the state of North Carolina.
Western Piedmont Community College does not guarantee programs, which meet licensure requirements in North Carolina, will meet the criteria of licensure boards in other states.
Recommended Approach to Licensing Requirements Verification
If you are considering a program at Western Piedmont Community College that leads to licensure and/or certification and you do not live in North Carolina, please contact the prospective program of interest to make sure that it will fulfill the state requirements, in which you plan to practice, before beginning the program. The following list includes contact information for WPCC programs that may lead to licensure and/or certification.
HCDHHS Division of Child Development and Early Education
Kasey Gardner, firstname.lastname@example.org • (828) 448-3133
1001 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, NC 28655
* National Certification Qualifying Programs
*^ Some states require licensure, others national certification