Begin the climb to success at Mountwest Community and Technical College. Mountwest is one of only 10 public community and technical colleges in West Virginia. Mountwest is fully accredited by The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and is one of the nation’s Military Friendly Schools® for 2012. Mountwest offers nearly 60 associate degree programs, the majority of which are Associate in Applied Science degrees. There are also 15 certificate programs in a variety of career fields.