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PCC and N.C. A&T form agreement to benefit students studying business administration

Mar 8, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) and North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (N.C. A&T) signed a new agreement for students studying business administration. This is the second agreement between the two institutions that assists students transferring from PCC to N.C. A&T. In the latest agreement, students graduating from PCC with an Associate in Applied Science  Read More

PCC Foundation Summer and Fall 2022 scholarship round is open

Feb 28, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) is accepting scholarship applications for the Summer and Fall 2022 semesters. The application process begins March 1 and will continue through April 25. More than 100 scholarships are available for students looking for workforce/short-term training and curriculum-based learning. To be considered for a scholarship, a candidate must submit an online application,  Read More

Get assistance with college financial aid forms at PCC on February 26

Feb 23, 2022
As people plan to pursue higher education to change careers or elevate their current profession, Piedmont Community College (PCC) offers many short-term, 8-week, and semester-long options to obtain new certification or get on track to earning a degree. When it comes to cost, PCC’s Financial Aid Office has lots of options to help students pay  Read More

PCC hosts Person County native Bertrend Poole to celebrate Black History Month and discuss “Dreaming While Being Black”

Feb 18, 2022
Black History Month (also known as African American History Month) is an annual celebration of triumphs and struggles by African Americans as well as a time to recognize their prominent role in U.S. history. The tradition was started in 1926 when Historian Carter G. Woodson and minister Jesse E. Moorland sponsored a week to celebrate,  Read More

PCC’s Short-term training options include Healthcare, IT, or renew/earn new certification; Scholarships available

Feb 15, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has many short-term courses that offer certification and the possibility for a career change or advancement. The following courses begin in the month of February that could position someone with the opportunity to obtain new employment. For more information on specific areas visit www.piedmontcc.edu/programs. COMPUTERS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Networking Technology –  Read More

Congratulations to PCC’s Fall 2021 honor rolls recipients

Feb 10, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has released the names of students who earned a place on various honor rolls for the Fall 2021 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: Sarah Elizabeth Alcantara, Shirley J  Read More

Celebrating Black History Month: Q&A with PCC’s own

Feb 2, 2022
Black History Month (also known as African American History Month) is an annual celebration of triumphs and struggles by African Americans as well as a time to recognize their prominent role in U.S. history. The tradition was started in 1926 when Historian Carter G. Woodson and minister Jesse E. Moorland sponsored a week to celebrate,  Read More

Prepare to earn your concealed carry permit and learn how to maintain your firearm through PCC’s short-term training

Jan 24, 2022
Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) Public Safety and Human Services department has two firearm focused short-term training options available during the current spring semester: Basic Gun Maintenance and Handgun Safety. Basic Gun Maintenance is the newest short-term training course offered under ‘ Public Safety and Human Services,’ and will begin its inaugural class on February 8  Read More

PCC students earn 3rd place in statewide ‘Collegiate Hunger Challenge’

Jan 20, 2022
During the fall semester, Piedmont Community College’s (PCC) Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society chapter participated in the third annual Collegiate Hunger Challenge. The College competed against 12 other North Carolina colleges and universities to win up to $10,000 to fight hunger on campus and in the communities it serves. The Collegiate Hunger Challenge, created  Read More

PCC’s Short-term training options include IT, Healthcare, and Manufacturing with additional free lab options for job seekers

Jan 19, 2022
Piedmont Community College (PCC) has many short-term courses that offer certification and the possibility for a career change or advancement. The following courses begin in the month of February that could position someone with the opportunity to obtain new employment. For more information on specific areas visit www.piedmontcc.edu/programs. COMPUTERS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Google IT Support  Read More