PCC remains open for business during COVID-19, with employees on staggered work schedules and teleworking to promote social distancing. 

Most summer classes are online. Summer hours are Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Computer Labs are open by appointment, as well.

 Call (336) 599-1181 or click here for more information as we continue to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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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PCC collaborates with Google to offer IT Support Professional Certificate as online program

Train for one of the fastest-growing fields in the United States with PCC beginning June 16! The Google IT Support Professional Certificate is a program from Grow with Google and offers completion badges after the completion of each module that can displayed on LinkedIn profiles or other portfolios, helping you gain recognition from national and international companies. Contact Velma at (336) 322-2133 or Velma.Drumwright@piedmontcc.edu to register.

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PCC is offering two new free options: “take out” and online, to help students prepare for the GED® and HiSET® tests

Get started on free classes to earn your High School Equivalency diploma at PCC with a free orientation appointment by calling (336) 322-2155 in Person County or (336) 694-8057 in Caswell County or completing the Adult Basic Skills registration application found at www.piedmontcc.edu/abs under “Contact”.

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Drive-through graduation turns into a celebration

Despite a misty rain, the mood was definitely celebratory Thursday afternoon at Piedmont Community College. About 40 graduates participated in PCC's drive through graduate celebration and they were greeted by trustees, faculty, and staff with flashing lights, honking horns, as a way to say, "Congratulations." Read about the event here from The Courier-Times.

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Upcoming Events

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 23:00:00 -0400

Friday, June 5 2020 7:00 PM

Location: Kirby Theater

Sat, 06 Jun 2020 13:00:00 -0400

Saturday, June 6 2020 9:00 AM

Location: Person County Campus

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 12:00:00 -0400

Monday, June 8 2020 8:00 AM

Location: Caswell County Campus

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 22:00:00 -0400

Monday, June 8 2020 6:00 PM

Location: Person County Campus

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 22:00:00 -0400

Tuesday, June 9 2020 6:00 PM

Location: Person County Campus

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 04:00:00 -0400

Monday, June 15 2020 12:00 AM

Location: Person County Campus

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 21:00:00 -0400

Monday, June 15 2020 5:00 PM

Location: Caswell County Campus

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 04:00:00 -0400

Tuesday, June 16 2020 12:00 AM

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 18:00:00 -0400

Tuesday, June 16 2020 2:00 PM

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 04:00:00 -0400

Wednesday, June 17 2020 12:00 AM

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 04:00:00 -0400

Wednesday, June 17 2020 12:00 AM

Location: Person County Campus

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 12:00:00 -0400

Tuesday, June 23 2020 8:00 AM

Location: Person County Campus

Current Scholarships

PCC Foundation Scholarships

The PCC Foundation awards over 100 scholarships each year. The application period is late February to July 1. When the application is available, a link will be provided above.

 

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.

All Majors

NC Reach

 

OppU Achievers Scholarship

 

AfterCollege Vocation&Trade Study Scholarship

SR Educators Community College Scholarship

Accounting

Paul S. Mills Accounting Scholarship

 

Nursing

EduMed Scholarship

 

STEM

Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship

 

Transferring Student Scholarships

 

UNCG Community College Presidents' Scholars Program

Nominations due May 8, 2020

 

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.