Pierpont Community and Technical College

Tel: 3043333684
2,838 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Pierpont Community and Technical College serves 2,838 students (74% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 13%.
Pierpont Community and Technical College is the only community colleges within Marion County, WV.
The nearest community college is West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport (14.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 121 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Pierpont Community and Technical College (WV) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 121 staff 29 staff
Pierpont Community and Technical College Total Faculty (2009-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 2,838 has declined by 8% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,838 students 803 students
Pierpont Community and Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 2,089 students 435 students
Pierpont Community and Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 749 students 501 students
Pierpont Community and Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Pierpont Community and Technical College Enrollment Breakdown WV All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
2%
2%
Pierpont Community and Technical College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
9%
7%
Pierpont Community and Technical College Black (2006-2014)
% White
84%
87%
Pierpont Community and Technical College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
2%
1%
Pierpont Community and Technical College More (2009-2014)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Pierpont Community and Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown WV All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.28 0.24
Pierpont Community and Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $3,860 is more than the state average of $3,178. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $9,164 is more than the state average of $8,160. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,860 $3,178
Pierpont Community and Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,164 $8,160
Pierpont Community and Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For West Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,178 per year for in-state students and $8,160 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,825 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

West Virginia community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.24, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in West Virginia is Bridgemont Community and Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.