209 Center for Applied Technology
387 Centennial Drive
Cullowhee, NC 28723
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Rapid Center Service Area

The Rapid Center and Western Carolina University are situated in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains in Western North Carolina.Service Region

These functional economic regions transcend political borders and are connected by factors including commuter and goods movement, business linkages and cultural commonality. The Rapid Center serves businesses and industries throughout the Southeast and beyond, providing access to “mega” product development resources and working to achieve our goals of economic transformation and engaged learning.

Visit the School

Please visit the Kimmel School to learn more about what the school is doing as a leader in higher education and as a partner in technology-led economic development throughout the region.


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