Wilkes Community College

wilkes community collegeWilkes Community College (WCC), a member of the North Carolina Community College system, is a public, two-year, open-door institution serving the people of Wilkes, Ashe and Alleghany counties and beyond. The college is located in the city of Wilkesboro, North Carolina in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Brushy Mountains. The college is probably best known as the site of the annual MerleFest music festival. Wilkes Community College was founded in October 1964 by the North Carolina Board of Education. The first Board of Trustees was sworn into office on January 15, 1965, and classes were first held in August 1965. Read more…

  • Address: S Collegiate Dr 1328, Wilkesboro 
  • City: Wilkesboro 
  • State: North Carolina 
  • Postal Code: 28697 
  • Degree:
    Associate 
  • Avg. Tuition: $7,800 
  • Phone: (910) 838-6251 
  • Website: www.wilkescc.edu