Education and training for the future. This is what the Mountwest Community and Technology College aims to provide.
Mountwest is one of the 10 public community and technical colleges in West Virginia. The main campus is a beautiful 28-acre land with a 115,000-square-foot academic building. It is just 2 minutes walk from Interstate-64 and 5 minutes away from downtown Huntington. Its off-campus sites operate supplementary facilities which include Center for Culinary Arts, Continuing & Corporate Education and Inland Waterways Academy. The campus community has access to public transit all day and to 650 free parking spaces.
Pick from its nearly 60 associate degree programs which in majority are Associate in Applied Science. You may choose also from its 15 certificate programs in various fields. You’ll be impressed by its state-of-the-art classrooms and its free Wi-Fi campus-wide.
When you go full-time, you can earn an associate degree in 4 semesters excluding any prerequisite.
The available certificate programs which focus on competence in an area will require significantly fewer credit hours to complete.
Together with 1,200 on-site students, you may avail its roster of academic support services. In the Academic Success Center, they offer free tutoring, financial aid, counseling, registration, and career services.
For almost 4 decades, Mountwest provides high-quality academic experience, helpful student services and a variety of career pathways to choose from.
These efforts are made to let you have the excellent opportunities and to obtain rewarding jobs. Begin the climb now to your success at Mountwest Community and Technical College!
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $6,800. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition range:
- State Residents: $3,800-$4,600
- Out-of-State: $11,000-$12,930
- Charges per unit:
- State Residents: $160-$190 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $450-$540 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||85%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||80%||$4,942|
|Receiving Student Loans||42%||$3,399|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Mountwest Community and Technical College may offer services to students including:
- Online course work available
- Night and weekend classes available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Helping students find work after graduation
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Community colleges offer a variety of career and transfer options for students. The following table shows the graduation and transfer-out rates for Mountwest Community and Technical College, versus those community colleges in West Virginia, which can be valuable information for determining which school to attend.
|MCTC||Cabell County||West Virginia|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Mountwest Community and Technical College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Personal and Culinary Services
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Transportation and Materials Moving
Visual and Performing Arts
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Mountwest Community and Technical College.
- Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College in Mount Gay, WV (45 miles away)
- New River Community and Technical College in Beaver, WV (78 miles away)
- University of Cincinnati - Clermont College in Batavia, OH (106 miles away)
- Miami University - Middletown in Middletown, OH (129 miles away)
- Northeast State Technical Community College in Blountville, TN (132 miles away)