Success Stories
November 2017 - PCC’s latest Nurse Aide class has 100% pass rate on State exam. Read the full story here!
Front row, left to right: Carmesha Tuck, Kimberly Tingen, instructor, Autumn Slack
Back row, left to right: Donella Wade, Erica Thorpe, Lisa Jackola, Katlyn Brogden, Sydni Clayton, Courtney Connors, Teresita Jones, and Kayla Epps
Nurse Aide Class with 100% Pass Rate photo


October 2017 - PCC proudly recognizes student success during National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week - Piedmont Community College students Melanie Steele, Watcharee Jones, and Karen Wilson found success through the College’s Adult Basic Skills program and we are pleased to recognize them during National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week! Read the full story here!

August 2017 - Certification leads to new job for PCC student David Shaw - Shaw enrolled in Piedmont Community College’s short term Siemens Level I training when it was first offered in May, passing the national exam in June. Two months later he is earning a paycheck through a paid internship at Spuntech Industries, Inc. and continuing his education in PCC’s Electrical Electronics Technology curriculum program. Read the full story here!

July 2017 - Horne earns High School Equivalency degree and transfer courses at PCC as she pursues chemical engineering degree Jessica is currently finishing her Associate of Science degree and has applied to the chemical engineering program at NC State University. Read the full story here!

June 2017 - PCC’s first Siemens Level I class completes training and national exam with 100% pass rate - Students Mark Harrill, Gladys Moore, John David Shaw, and Blake Gentry completed the course, taught by PCC instructor Mike Cobb, and passed the Siemens Level 1 Certification exam. In addition to receiving training in job seeking essentials needed to provide marketable skills for manufacturing technicians in the Mechatronics field and having an opportunity to earn their NC Career Readiness Certificate (CRC), successful completers also have the opportunity to obtain college credit by examination in PCC’s Mechatronics Engineering Technology curriculum program. Read the full story here!

April 2016 - Cindy Sumner, local small business owner, gets guidance from free seminars at Piedmont Community College’s Small Business Center. Read the full story here!