Welcome Students to PCC's Fall 2019 Semester!
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Distance Learning allows you to take accredited Piedmont Community College courses from home or any location, at your convenience.

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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.



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PCC Named Global Distinction School by UNC World View

Piedmont Community College was recently recognized as a Global Distinction School by The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s (UNC) World View program. Global Distinction campuses commit to develop and offer globally intensive courses and activities through which students can earn a global distinction credential.

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Golden LEAF Foundation, Person County allocate $200,000 to support workforce pipeline

In response to Person County’s workforce development needs and goals, Piedmont Community College (PCC), Person County Schools (PCS), and the Person County Economic Development Commission (EDC) have partnered to create a 6-14 Workforce Pipeline Plan. This plan will create a pipeline of skilled workers for existing and prospective industries, beginning in 6th grade and following students through high school and post-secondary education.

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Upcoming free Small Business seminars from PCC include: Effective Business Plan Writing, Content Marketing, and Facebook Shops

Piedmont Community College (PCC) offers small business training and counseling at no cost to users. These services are available in Person and Caswell counties and are led by Scott Keen, Director, Small Business Center. Upcoming free seminars are available in both counties and online! Learn more at www.piedmontcc.edu/sbc.

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Upcoming Events

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 16:00:00 -0400

Tuesday, September 17 2019 12:00 PM

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 22:00:00 -0400

Tuesday, September 17 2019 6:00 PM

Location: Caswell County Campus

Tue, 17 Sep 2019 23:00:00 -0400

Tuesday, September 17 2019 7:00 PM

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:00:00 -0400

Thursday, September 19 2019 6:00 PM

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:00:00 -0400

Thursday, September 19 2019 6:00 PM

Location: SBNC Online

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:00:00 -0400

Thursday, September 19 2019 7:00 PM

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 23:00:00 -0400

Thursday, September 19 2019 7:00 PM

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 13:00:00 -0400

Saturday, September 21 2019 9:00 AM

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 13:15:00 -0400

Monday, September 23 2019 9:15 AM

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 22:00:00 -0400

Thursday, September 26 2019 6:00 PM

Tue, 01 Oct 2019 21:30:00 -0400

Tuesday, October 1 2019 5:30 PM

Location: Person County Campus

Tue, 01 Oct 2019 23:00:00 -0400

Tuesday, October 1 2019 7:00 PM

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 22:00:00 -0400

Thursday, October 3 2019 6:00 PM

Fri, 04 Oct 2019 22:00:00 -0400

Friday, October 4 2019 6:00 PM

Location: Kirby Theater

Fri, 04 Oct 2019 23:00:00 -0400

Friday, October 4 2019 7:00 PM

Location: Kirby Theater

Sat, 05 Oct 2019 13:00:00 -0400

Saturday, October 5 2019 9:00 AM

Sat, 05 Oct 2019 23:30:00 -0400

Saturday, October 5 2019 7:30 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 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.


Beauty and Wellness Scholarship

All Majors

Digital Responsibility Scholarship

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

NC Reach

OppU Scholarship

SR Educators Scholarship

Vitality Medical 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 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 on one of the links below or contact the Financial Aid Office at the Person County Campus of 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.

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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.

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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.