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Take the step to advance your career or start a new one with PCC’s short-term courses in November

Oct 19, 2021
Piedmont Community College (PCC) offers many short-term courses throughout its semesters. These courses vary from programs to start a new career, to earn certification to boost a current career, or free programs to make sure job searchers are on the right track. For more information on specific areas visit www.piedmontcc.edu/programs. ADVANCED MANUFACTURING & CONSTRUCTION: Certified  Read More

PCC competes in ‘Collegiate Hunger Challenge’ to combat food insecurity on campus and in the community

Oct 18, 2021
Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society is participating in the third annual Collegiate Hunger Challenge, where it will compete against 12 other North Carolina colleges and universities for up to $10,000 to put towards fighting hunger on campus and in our communities. The Collegiate Hunger Challenge was created by  Read More

NCCCS History Project – Trailblazer Profiles: Dr. Pamela G. Senegal

Oct 12, 2021
Via NC State University Belk Center for Community College Leadership and Research From a young age, Dr. Pamela Senegal, president of Piedmont Community College, knew she was a leader. As a child, she didn’t have the same dream other girls had of having a big fancy wedding. Instead, she dreamed of “running stuff.” Both of  Read More

PCC and NC Education Leaders Help Solve Teacher Shortage Crisis

Oct 11, 2021
( Watch the announcement and signing here ) North Carolina education leaders recently signed an agreement to address the critical teacher shortage in the state, and Piedmont Community College (PCC) is ready and prepared to facilitate it locally ( Click here to watch the agreement signing ). President Thomas Stith of the  North Carolina Community  Read More

PCC’s eight-week courses offer higher education with more control and less stress

Oct 6, 2021
Piedmont Community College (PCC) students are almost halfway finished with the Fall 2021 semester, but for students who missed the August deadline, or who are looking for a new way to pursue their studies, eight-week courses are a new option that begin on October 14. Sixteen-week courses are the traditional length for college classes, but  Read More

Malinda W. Davis Memorial Scholarship to assist a parent seeking educational advancement at PCC

Oct 1, 2021
Malinda W. Davis graduated from Piedmont Community College (PCC) in 1997 with an Associate in Applied Science degree in Social Service. She made a career of serving at-risk youth and had a passion for helping people realize their own potential. Malinda’s family is continuing this outreach effort with a memorial scholarship at her alma mater.  Read More

PCC opens 2022-2023 financial aid applications this October

Sep 30, 2021
October opens the application period for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to use in the 2022-2023 school year. Next month, Piedmont Community College (PCC) is dedicating a week to assist students and prospective students to make the financial aid process much easier. Future appointments can be made for additional assistance. FAFSA Week  Read More

Lee, Chappell, and McDonell selected to serve as Piedmont Community College Student Ambassadors

Sep 26, 2021
Piedmont Community College (PCC) selected three Student Ambassadors for the 2021-2022 academic year. They are: Anna Reese Lee of Ruffin, Nekeba Chappell of Roxboro, and Marquessa McDonell of Roxboro. Lee, Chappell, and McDonell will serve as official student representatives of the College at community and school functions. They will also aid as greeters, conduct tours,  Read More

Community College System President reinforces College’s direction during visit to PCC

Sep 23, 2021
Thomas Stith III, president of the North Carolina Community College System, met with trustees and other guests during a recently visit to Piedmont Community College (PCC). While on the Person County Campus, Stith gained knowledge of College initiatives and shared his goals for the “Great 58”, referring to the 58 community colleges in North Carolina.  Read More

Start a career as a Nurse Aide, Logistics Tech, or earn new certification; Scholarships available

Sep 21, 2021
Piedmont Community College (PCC) offers an array of short-term courses. For more information on specific areas visit www.piedmontcc.edu/programs. COMPUTERS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Google IT Support Professional Certification Train for one of the fastest-growing fields in the United States. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the national median salary for this employment is over $52,000!  Read More