The mission of Pierpont Community & Technical College is to provide opportunities for learning, training, and further education that enrich the lives of individuals and promote the economic growth of our service region and state. Pierpont strives to enhance the quality of life for people and businesses of North Central West Virginia through accessible, affordable, comprehensive, responsive, workforce-related training, and quality higher education opportunities. Pierpont offers more than 50 associate degree programs, skill sets, one-year certificates, and customized workplace training throughout its 13-county service region.
Pierpont Community and Technical College serves 3,187 students (76% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Pierpont Community and Technical College is the only community colleges within Marion County