Western Carolina has offered degree programs in Asheville for more than 80 years. In 2012, the university relocated its Asheville instructional site to Biltmore Park Town Square and began an ongoing expansion of offerings. WCU’s Asheville location focuses on professional and graduate degrees for working students, partnering with local industry to provide education and training in the most in-demand fields.
WCU offers a wide variety of graduate degrees at Biltmore Park with a focus on professional, evening programs designed with the working student in mind.
Bachelor’s programs in engineering and nursing are available with flexible class schedules, allowing students to complete their degree without sacrificing their careers.
WCU partners with regional industry to provide professional development at Biltmore Park, including CPE credits for various professions.
Asheville-based Mission Health recently donated four hospital beds to WCU for use in its nursing simulation laboratories on campus in Cullowhee and at its Asheville instructional site in Biltmore Park.
The Graduate School has more than a commanding presence at its Biltmore Park Town Square instructional site in Asheville.
Biltmore Park offers multiple simulation labs for health professionals in WCU’s Asheville-based programs including the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, the Family Nurse Practitioner degree, the Nurse Anesthesia degree, and our Doctor of Nursing Practice degree.
Biltmore Park offers engineering labs to support WCU's Asheville-based Bachelor of Engineering with a Mechanical Focus program and distance Bachelor of Engineering Technology program.
Biltmore Park offers a 14 seat conference room and two classrooms featuring full virtual event abilities through Zoom©.