Learning happens when you put it into practice. Our academic programs and courses are designed to provide classroom study and applied experiences that will prepare students for lifelong success. Small class sizes provide daily access to experienced faculty who are dedicated to student mentorship.
WCU provides more than 115 undergraduate majors and concentrations and more than 40 graduate programs with a focus on high-demand degrees including a variety of programs in engineering, science, healthcare, education, humanities, business and the arts.
There is nothing quite like the beginning of a new school year when campus is abuzz with Catamounts.
It’s sometimes hard to express oneself, especially during the past year. The pandemic turned many worlds upside down and students of Western North Carolina public schools were not immune to the pressure.