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Students to pay less for GED® Testing, but more for additional transcripts

May 8, 2014
Students who need to take official GED® Tests to complete their high school equivalency requirements will pay less now.  At its April 22 meeting, the Piedmont Community College Board of Trustees approved a decrease in the testing fee from $120 to $80, effective May 1. The North Carolina Community College System (NCCCS) mandated the change  Read More

NC New Schools President to speak at PCC graduation

May 5, 2014
Dr. Tony Habit, founding President of the NC New Schools, will be the speaker for Piedmont Community College’s 44th graduation ceremony on Friday, May 16. Dr. Habit is a leader in in the development of school reform and innovation strategies with government, higher education, and the private sector. In North Carolina, Dr. Habit partnered with  Read More

BioWork Process Technician Certification Prep Training at PCC

May 5, 2014
If you want to enroll in Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) BioWork training course, you need to do so right away since the orientation class begins May 12. PCC’s Continuing Education program will offer BioWork, a course that brings together the basics of manufacturing technology and the fundamentals of science – two essential needs for competent,  Read More

Learn how to sell on eBay

May 5, 2014
Piedmont Community College’s Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center (BDEC) will present a seminar entitled “The Basics of eBay,” on Tuesday, May 13, from 6-9 p.m. at the BDEC, 105 N. Main Street, Roxboro. The presenter will be Nick Hawks, whose topics will include eBay features and policies, registering an account, choosing formats and categories, writing  Read More

PCC to offer expanded options during Summer Session Registration begins April 29 and 30

Apr 24, 2014
Students will have more options to choose from during Piedmont Community College’s Summer Session this year, and students who want to take advantage of those opportunities may start registering for classes next week on April 29 and 30. Registration will be held from 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. each day on the Person County Campus and the  Read More

PCC student receives Art Guild of Person County scholarship

Apr 23, 2014
The Art Guild of Person County presented its scholarship to Piedmont Community College student Storm McNeal during the April 3 reception at the opening of the PCC student art exhibit at the Kirby Gallery. Toni Garrett of the Art Guild presented the scholarship along with an Art Guild student membership. A graduate of Person High  Read More

Sell Like an Entrepreneur

Apr 23, 2014
Piedmont Community College’s Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center (BDEC) will offer a class, “Sell Like an Entrepreneur – Soft Selling Your Way to Success,” that will meet on Thursday, May 1, from 6-9 p.m. at the BDEC, 105 N. Main St., Roxboro. Sales are the lifeblood of every business but most people do not consider  Read More

Registration opens for Nurse Aide I Refresher course

Apr 23, 2014
Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer a Nurse Aide I (NA1) Refresher course on the Person County Campus. The class will meet from 5:30-9:30 on the following dates: April 24, 28, 29, May 1, 5, 6, 8, 12, 13 and 15. The NA1 Refresher course prepares students whose listing on the NC Nurse Aide I  Read More

State and local taxpayers realize a 13.4% rate of return on funds invested in Piedmont Community College

Apr 17, 2014
A recently completed study shows that Piedmont Community College (PCC) is a good investment for state and local taxpayers and for the College’s graduates. The study, Demonstrating the Value of Piedmont Community College, documents the vital role the College plays in the state and local economy and in the lives of PCC students.   The  Read More

College News

Apr 17, 2014
No one was more surprised than Mindy Moore Satterfield to hear her own name called as the Piedmont Community College (PCC) Alumni Partnership’s “Alumnus of the Year.” After being presented the award by PCC Alumni Partnership chair Shirley Deal, a stunned Satterfield confessed, “But I was on the selection committee,” not knowing that the meeting  Read More