Community And Technical College At West Virginia University Institute Of Technology

Community And Technical College At West Virginia University Institute Of Technology

Community and Technical College at West Virginia University Institute of Technology was originally established in 1966 as the community college component of West Virginia Institute of Technology, or WVU Tech. On May 19, 2009, the college became an independent institution, and was renamed Bridgemont Community and Technical College. Often referred to as CTC, the college shares a 200-acre campus with WVU Tech in Montgomery, West Virginia.

Bridgemont Community and Technical College grants associate's degrees in science, and applied science. A number of certificate programs are also available in culinary arts, pre-engineering, press technology, digital imaging technology, and telecommunications technology. In addition, CTC offers several basic and advanced skill sets training programs, as well as non-credit workforce development courses.

Bridgemont Community and Technical College provides a variety of support services such as laboratory-based learning, clinical and customized training, and internships. Financial assistance is available to all part-time and full-time students in the form of grants, loans, and scholarships. The college also provides assistance with job placement.

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Contacting CTC

Community and Technical College at West Virginia University Institute of Technology
405 Fayette Pike
Montgomery , WV 25136
General Phone: (304) 442-3071

CTC Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology43dental hygienist, respiratory care tech, surgical tech
Engineering Technician30civil engineering tech, electronics tech, automotive tech, mechanical engineering related tech, computer systems tech, drafting
Liberal Arts21liberal arts and sciences, interdisciplinary studies
Office and Administration18administrative assistant
Media12printing press operation
Computer Science and Engineering2computer science
Business and Management2business, MIS

Number of programs and degrees for CTC in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years204
Associate's degree10814

CTC Student Body

In 2007-2008, CTC had a total enrollment of 760 students (648 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 88%
Black 9%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 12%
18-19 31%
20-21 17%
22-24 11%
25-29 8%
30-34 6%
35-39 5%
40-49 7%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

West Virginia90%
New Jersey1%

CTC Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 43 %
Part-Time 24 %

CTC Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Montgomery, West Virginia for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other West Virginia Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

CTC Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,410
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 11,772
Books and supplies $ 1,500

Financial Aid:
CTC participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 4047300)

CTC Faculty

CTC has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track11
Non-tenured and not on tenure track811

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year7$63,0101*
Associate professoracademic year4$53,9862*
Assistant professoracademic year2*3$36,321
Instructoracademic year1*7$33,553
All faculty totalacademic year14$55,85713$39,054

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

CTC Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business/Commerce, General
Management Information Systems, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Science

Engineering Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians, Other

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

Printing Press Operator

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

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CTC Highlights

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What Sets CTC Apart:

Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
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% of degrees in media
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 7%CTC % of degrees in media
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%CTC % of degrees in engineering technician
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%CTC % of degrees in office and administration
% of degrees in business and management
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 9%CTC % of degrees in business and management
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 12%CTC Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
Salaries of full-time faculty
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 13%CTC Salaries of full-time faculty
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%CTC Male % of student body
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 19%CTC Number of degree programs

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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