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At PCC, you will gain the skills and confidence to prepare for a successful career and future, while under the guidance of our caring and committed faculty and staff.



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PCC kicks off strategic planning process with community members and guest speaker Derald Wise of Booz Allen Hamilton

An Army veteran, Wise is currently a Senior Lead Technologist at Booz Allen Hamilton in Raleigh, NC. He spent time on PCC’s Caswell and Person County campuses discussing areas of technology and how its growth relates to education and employment, both now and in the future. The second portion of the kick-off was focused on planning for the College’s 10-year strategic plan, where guests were asked to consider two main topics: technology and student success as it relates to completion rates.

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Pacer Preview for the week of January 20

Pacer Preview: See what's happening at PCC the week of January 20, including short-term training, free small business seminars, a thought provoking play at the Kirby Theater and Cultural Arts Complex! Also catch a glimpse of PCC's Strategic Planning session from last week. See more unique class and event information at or call (336) 599-1181.

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Polywood guarantees interview to all PCC Certified Production Technician completers; next session offered February 10

Meredith Summey of Polywood said the company “guarantees any graduate of the CPT program an interview at their facility. Polywood offers that guarantee because we are fully confident that the CPT program at PCC has prepared them [the students] to be an excellent employee that they have the skills set and professional preparation to be an employee that will excel.” Call (336) 322-2480 to save your seat.

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Upcoming Events

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 22:00:00 -0500

Friday, January 24 2020 5:00 PM

Location: Caswell County Campus

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 00:30:00 -0500

Friday, January 24 2020 7:30 PM

Location: Kirby Theater

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 23:00:00 -0500

Tuesday, January 28 2020 6:00 PM

Location: Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 20:00:00 -0500

Thursday, January 30 2020 3:00 PM

Location: Person County Campus

Thu, 30 Jan 2020 22:00:00 -0500

Thursday, January 30 2020 5:00 PM

Location: Person County Campus

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 22:30:00 -0500

Tuesday, February 4 2020 5:30 PM

Location: Caswell County Campus

Thu, 06 Feb 2020 23:00:00 -0500

Thursday, February 6 2020 6:00 PM

Location: Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center

Sat, 08 Feb 2020 00:00:00 -0500

Friday, February 7 2020 7:00 PM

Location: Kirby Theater

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 13:00:00 -0500

Monday, February 10 2020 8:00 AM

Location: Person County Campus

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 23:00:00 -0500

Monday, February 10 2020 6:00 PM

Location: Person County Campus

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 22:00:00 -0500

Tuesday, February 11 2020 5:00 PM

Location: Caswell County Campus

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 05:00:00 -0500

Wednesday, February 12 2020 12:00 AM

Location: Person County Campus

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 05:00:00 -0500

Wednesday, February 12 2020 12:00 AM

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 23:30:00 -0500

Friday, February 14 2020 6:30 PM

Location: Kirby Theater

Current Scholarships

Piedmont Community College Foundation Scholarships

The Piedmont Community College Foundation awards approximately 110 scholarship annually to deserving students.  Scholarships are awarded based on academic standing and financial need.  For more information on available scholarships go to our Student Opportunities page or contact the Foundation office at (336) 599-1181, ext. 2102.

Targeted Assistance Programs

These funds are available for students who enroll in the programs listed below. Funds are meant to help students who do not qualify for federal pell grants, but demonstrate financial need.  Up to $750 per semester may be awarded for curriculum programs and up to $300 for continuing education programs. For more information, please click here.

Curriculum Programs

•    Accounting 
•    Early Childhood Education
•    Electrical Power Production Technology 
•    Electrical Systems 
•    Human Services
•    Industrial Systems Technology
•    Information Technology
•    Mechatronics Engineering Technology

Continuing Education Programs

•    Siemens Advanced Manufacturing and Automation Training
•    BioWorks Technician
•    Construction Trades
•    Truck Driver Class A CDL
•    HVAC Technician
•    Logistics and Forklift Training
•    Certified Production Technician (CPT)


External Scholarships

External Scholarships

External scholarships become available during the year through PCC's Financial Aid Office. Information about these scholarships are posted to the scholarship bulletin board in Student Development and e-mailed to students with additional information.

Bob Cashner Memorial Scholarship

All Majors


Crazy Games Worldwide Student Scholarship


The Dream is Inclusive Scholarship


I Have a Dream Scholarship


NC Reach


OppU Achievers Scholarship


Review Your College Scholarship


SASFAA Making a Difference Scholarship


SASFAA Making a Difference Scholarship Application


SIXUP Scholarships


Successories Scholarship


SunTec Auto Glass Scholarship Award


Ten Words or Less Scholarship


Top Ten List Scholarship


Woodfield Laundromat Express Scholarship

Transferring Student Scholarships

If you are transferring from Piedmont Community College to one of the 16 UNC System schools in North Carolina, a list of available scholarships is located here.

Scholarship Search Engines

College Ave Monthly Scholarship

College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC)

U.S. Department of Labor Scholarship Database

SallieMae Scholarship Search

Wells Fargo Tuition Funding Sources

If you are a veteran of military service or a family member of a veteran, you may be eligible for special benefits. For more information, click the link below, contact the Financial Aid office at the Person County Campus, or call (336) 599-1181, ext. 2108.

Veterans Benefits

DoD Armed Forces/Veteran Scholarships


Success Story

Paulina Lopez

While at Person High School, Paulina was enrolled in classes at the College through what is now the Career and College Promise program. Her classroom achievements earned her a scholarship from the PCC Foundation, allowing Paulina to complete the Criminal Justice program in 2012. While a student at PCC, Paulina tutored for TRIO Student Support Services and served as Secretary of Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society.

Paulina went on to complete her Bachelor of Arts in Forensic Psychology through an online program at Southern New Hampshire University. She graduate in January 2014.

Continuing her studies, Paulina attended UNC-Chapel Hill’s Trans-Atlantic Master’s Program where she earned a Master’s Degree in Political Science in 2016. During her time at UNC, Paulina studied abroad at the University of Bath in England, focusing on international relations and international security.

Featured Program


The Gunsmithing curriculum is designed to provide students with the required skills needed to refurbish metal and wood as applicable to firearms, to diagnose malfunctions for repair, and to accomplish more complex custom gunsmithing tasks.

Course work includes manufacturing of tools used in the gunsmithing trade, restoration of firearms, stock making, barrel work, repair work, and custom work. The student will accomplish this work by performing actual gunsmithing tasks in a "hands- on" environment.

Success Story

Tiffani Woods

Academic Excellence Award Winner 2019

"Because of Piedmont Community College, I am able to pursue my dream of becoming a teacher. I am so proud to have been a part of this great community college." This was Tiffani Woods’ response when asked about her educational journey at Piedmont Community College (PCC).

Tiffani graduated with an Associate in Arts degree from PCC on May 17, 2019. She has worked diligently in the classroom and at the College overall, serving as President of the Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society.

Featured Program


Students will learn multi-craft technical skills in blueprint reading, mechanical systems, electrical/electronic systems, hydraulics/pneumatics, automation, and includes various diagnostic and repair procedures. Practical application in the mechanical and electrical systems will be emphasized and advanced course work may be offered.

The Mechatronics Engineering Technology program strives to meet the demands of the global workforce therefore, students are provided with various levels of course work in the mechanical and electronic field.

Featured Program


The Career and College Promise program offers High School students the opportunity to take PCC classes - TUITION FREE! Find out if your child is eligible to be enrolled in PCC classes.

Success Story

Chad Champbell

Chad Campbell is an Officer at the Roxboro Police Department; he is also a Piedmont Community College (PCC) Pacer! While Chad was in high school, he took advantage of PCC’s Career and College Promise program, allowing him to enroll in college course while earning high school and college credit. During this time, he quickly realized that he enjoyed PCC’s learning atmosphere and his instructors. He also felt that the College had a lot to offer in his field of study.

Person County Campus
1715 College Drive
Roxboro, NC 27573

Caswell County Campus
331 Piedmont Drive
Yanceyville, NC 27379

Piedmont Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Vice President, Administrative Services, P.O. Box 1197, Roxboro, NC 27573-1197, (336) 599-1181, ext. 2128. For further information on notice of non-discrimination, the OCR office for North Carolina is located at: Washington DC (Metro), Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20202-1475; Telephone Number: (202) 453-6020; e-mail: Piedmont Community College is committed to making its websites accessible to all users, and welcomes comments or suggestions on access improvements. Please send comments or suggestions on accessibility to the web site administrator.