2019-2020 Catalog

Computer Laboratories

Western Piedmont Community College maintains multiple computer laboratories for student use in connection with instructional purposes for areas such as Accounting, Art, Business Administration, Information Technology, Digital Effects and Animation (DEAT), Simulation and Game Development (SGD), Interpreter Education and American Sign Language, Medical Assisting, Nursing, and Office/Medical Office Administration.

The Art, DEAT, and SGD labs utilize MacIntosh computers.  Programs offered through the Business, Public Services, & Academic Support Division use PC based computer laboratories and provide Microsoft software as well as scanners and printers. The Division of Health, Engineering, and Applied Technologies maintains computer laboratories dedicated to computer languages, CAD/CAM graphics, mathematics, statistics, horticulture, physics, networking, and other relevant applications. They contain PC workstations running Windows and Linux.

The Library/Academic Success Center has a PC based open lab available for student use that provides Microsoft applications including word processing, spreadsheets, database, multimedia, graphics, programming, and networking software.