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Impact beyond the numbers at Piedmont Community College

Sep 19, 2022
By Mebane Rash – EdNC.org (Photo by Mebane Rash) You can see the hard and fast economic impact of  Piedmont Community College  (PCC) in the  numbers. The college served 4,067 students in 2020-21. It provided 164 hours of counseling to 75 small business entrepreneurs. Customized training was provided to 192 employees in local industries. The  Read More

PCC and NC State form agreement to benefit students studying public safety administration

Sep 13, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) and North Carolina State University (NC State) signed an agreement to support students studying Public Safety Administration. This is the first agreement between the two institutions that assists students transferring from PCC to NC State. In this latest agreement, students graduating from PCC with an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in  Read More

PCC supports Animal Protection Society with new Veterinary Assisting course and scholarship

Aug 24, 2022
Worker shortages are affecting many businesses in Person and Caswell County. Animal Protection Society (APS) of Caswell County is no stranger to this as they continue to struggle to find full-time and part-time employees to help care for the animals and maintain the facilities. Piedmont Community College (PCC) developed a remedy that will connect the  Read More

Congratulations to PCC’s Summer 2022 President’s List, Dean’s List, and Honor Roll recipients

Aug 23, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has released the names of students who earned a place on various honor rolls for the Summer 2022 Semester. This is especially exciting given the pandemic circumstances and students experiencing great change mid-semester. Named to the President’s List were students who completed a minimum course load of 12 credit hours and  Read More

PCC offers short-term training for a variety of Healthcare careers, Veterinary Assisting, and career-boosting certifications; Scholarships available

Aug 16, 2022
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. HEALTHCARE: Pharmacy Technician Train to  Read More

There’s still time to register for PCC’s Fall Semester and start your career and educational journey

Aug 3, 2022
If you are ready to advance your career with a degree, diploma, or nationally recognized credentials, now is your chance to register for Fall classes at Piedmont Community College (PCC). With programs in healthcare, IT (information technology), criminal justice, early childhood, welding, cosmetology, human services, business and accounting, gunsmithing, digital animation, mechatronics, agribusiness, teacher preparation,  Read More

PCC offers short-term training for career opportunities in IT, Manufacturing, Healthcare, and more; Scholarships available

Jul 19, 2022
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. COMPTERS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: IT  Read More

Veterinary Assistant short-term workforce training course begins at PCC on July 12

Jul 6, 2022
A new course is coming to Piedmont Community College (PCC) this summer for those who want to work with animals, serve their community, and make a positive impact. Starting July 12, students have the opportunity to take their first steps to become a Veterinary Assistant. Veterinary Assistant I is an entry-level course where students learn  Read More

53 graduates simultaneously earn High School Diploma and PCC Associate Degree, Diploma

Jun 28, 2022
Two years of college, free. That’s what 53 high school students in Person, Caswell, and Orange County aimed for and achieved throughout the last two years, saving thousands of dollars in college tuition and fees and positioning themselves to reach their educational and career goals faster. Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) Career and College Promise (CCP)  Read More

Congratulations to PCC’s Spring 2022 honor rolls recipients

Jun 27, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has released the names of students who earned a place on various honor rolls for the Spring 2022 Semester. Named to the President’s List were students who completed a minimum course load of 12 credit hours and maintained a grade point average of 4.00. They were: Amanda Nicole Allen, Shirley J.  Read More