Piedmont Community College: Review & Facts

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Piedmont Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,325 students enrolled. This college is the only college located in Roxboro, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
57
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Piedmont Community College.

Piedmont Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 57 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, Education, Management, Welding, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
59%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Piedmont Community College is low at 59% (below North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Piedmont Community College is very low: 21%. About 7% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at PCC is pretty good - 12:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,700
Low
Average tuition prices are relatevely low, around $8,500 per year. The additional fees at PCC (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $200, which totals $8,700 a year.

Read the details about Piedmont Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Piedmont Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (336) 599-1181 or check Piedmont Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Piedmont Community College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at PCC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Piedmont Community College.

Based on the college crime information, Piedmont Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Piedmont Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Piedmont Community College, 1715 College Dr, Roxboro, North Carolina 27573, USA
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