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Student Default Rate Decreases Across Nation


Eastern has made an effort to keep tuition low (lowest in the state) so students can afford to go to college without having to borrow student loans, which is why there is less than 50 students in the cohort.

Ag-Tech Showcase Invites Farmers, Ranchers & Innovators To Moorefield Oct. 16 & 17


To introduce and explore the benefits that new and emerging technologies now offer small and medium-sized farms, the first-ever, statewide ‘WV Agriculture Innovation Showcase Event’ invites all Potomac Highlands, WV and regional famers, growers, students and other strategic stakeholders, to come by the Moorefield Armory Friday and Saturday, October 16 and 17.

White House Meets With Eastern Officials About Entrepreneurship


In a meeting at the White House in late July, representatives from Eastern WV Community and Technical College met with Administration staffers in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) to explain the benefits of leveraging community college assets to spur entrepreneurship and economic development, especially in rural areas.

38 Grads Earn High School Equivalency From Eastern’s Adult Basic Education


A recent graduation ceremony in Moorefield recognized the 38 area high school equivalency graduates from Grant, Hardy, Hampshire, Mineral and Pendleton Counties. All of the graduates earned their diplomas through the tri-county Adult Basic Education (A.B.E.) program administered by Eastern WV Community and Technical College, which held the event at the Moorefield Church of the Brethren Fellowship Hall.

Eastern Boosters Bolster Nursing Scholarship Fund


“This has been a very exciting week for Eastern’s nursing program. Long-time and generous donors have again given to support our students."

President Terrell Responds To Campus Security Event


Our students and community are very important to us, and to maintain the transparency that is essential to keeping your trust, we wanted to share information with you about a recent event.

Eastern’s Nursing Program Earns National Accreditation


The nursing program at Eastern WV Community and Technical College in Moorefield received formal national accreditation last month from the American Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). No later than November 1, Eastern will start accepting applications for the nursing class that begins fall semester 2016, and will publish detailed information about the application process on its website ( by that date.

Eastern Named As One Of Nation’s Most Affordable Colleges


A recent report from the US Department of Education (DOE) that examined college attendance costs named Eastern WV Community and Technical College among the nation’s 95 most affordable two-year colleges. Eastern placed 42nd nationwide on the ‘Lowest Net Price’ list published by the Department’s 2015 College Affordability and Transparency (CAT) Center.

79 Eastern Students Earn Spring Semester 2015 Academic Honors


Seventy-nine students from the Potomac Highlands and the surrounding area earned academic honors at Eastern WV Community and Technical College for spring semester 2015. Twenty-five students received President’s List honors by earning a 4.0 cumulative grade-point-average (GPA) while carrying at least 12 credit-hours. Fifty-four students made the Dean’s List, by achieving a minimum 3.5 GPA with at least 9 credit-hours.

A Record 163 Credentials Earned As WV Chancellor Keynotes Commencement


112 graduates of Eastern WV Community and Technical College earned a record 163 credentials last month at the college’s 2015 Commencement. Two honors graduates gave commencement speeches, and James Skidmore, Chancellor of the WV Community and Technical College System, offered the keynote address.

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