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.
College 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

Student Body

The student population of 2,838 has declined by 8% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,838 students 803 students
# Full-Time Students 2,089 students
435 students
# Part-Time Students 749 students
501 students
% Hispanic
2%
2%
% Black
9%
7%
% White
84%
87%
% Two or more races
2%
1%
% Unknown races
3%
3%
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. 0.29 0.24

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
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,164 $8,160
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.