Your Future Starts at PCC

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.



Affordablility

$89,040

Amount of Total Scholarship Money
Awarded in 2018

Success

91%

Pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) by PCC's 2018 Associate Degree Nursing Graduating Class

Programs

80+

Total Number of Associate, Diploma, and
Certificates Available at PCC

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Ring in the holiday with Sanders Family Christmas at the Kirby

This enchanting play follows the story of the Sanders family as they prepare for Christmas in a small North Carolina town: It’s the winter of 1941 in Mount Pleasant – the home of the Mount Pleasant Pickle Factory and the fun-loving Sanders Family Singers. With Christmas only a day away, young Dennis Sanders must face leaving his home and loved ones to join the war effort. Through the touching, heartfelt and truly hilarious support of his family, friends and community, Dennis learns the true meaning of “home.” Call (336) 597-1709 for tickets!

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Evening BioWork Process Technician Certification Prep Training at PCC

Now is the time to invest in yourself by improving your skills and employability in Person County and the surrounding area. With a registration fee of less than $200, this short-term training, focused on a BioWork certification, will increase your marketable skills for manufacturing technicians in the Biotech field. Call (336) 599-0032 to register!

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Jingle on Main ushers in holiday season

Jingle on Main began at Piedmont Community College many years ago. The event moved to Uptown Roxboro to accomodate the large crowds and increased performances and activities. This year, Santa made the trip to visit with the kids of Person County as he sat at the Piedmont Community College Small Business Center. Read the article written by George Willoughby of The Courier Times here!

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Upcoming Events

Tue, 10 Dec 2019 05:00:00 -0500

Tuesday, December 10 2019 12:00 AM

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 00:30:00 -0500

Saturday, December 14 2019 7:30 PM

Location: Kirby Theater

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 20:00:00 -0500

Sunday, December 15 2019 3:00 PM

Location: Kirby Theater

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 23:00:00 -0500

Tuesday, December 17 2019 6:00 PM

Location: Person County Campus

Wed, 18 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0500

Tuesday, December 17 2019 7:00 PM

Sat, 21 Dec 2019 13:00:00 -0500

Saturday, December 21 2019 8:00 AM

Sat, 21 Dec 2019 18:00:00 -0500

Saturday, December 21 2019 1:00 PM

Mon, 23 Dec 2019 05:00:00 -0500

Monday, December 23 2019 12:00 AM

Sat, 04 Jan 2020 00:00:00 -0500

Friday, January 3 2020 7:00 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

 

Education Matters Scholarship

 

I Have a Dream Scholarship


Innovation Scholarship

 

NC Reach

 

OppU Achievers Scholarship


Review Your College Scholarship

 

SIXUP Scholarships

 

Successories Scholarship

 

SunTec Auto Glass Scholarship Award


Ten Words or Less Scholarship

 

Top Ten List Scholarship

 

Woodfield Laundromat Express Scholarship

 

Criminal Justice

Zinda Law Group 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

Gunsmithing

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

Mechatronics

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

Phlebotomy

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: OCR.DC@ed.gov. 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.