Pitt Community College

Pitt Community College

Pitt Community College is a two-year accredited institution of higher education and technical training school. It is located south of Greenville, North Carolina. It was chartered and designated by the North Carolina State Board of Education as an industrial education center in March, 1961. PCC is a part of the North Carolina Community College System, a state-supported body of over 50 institutions located throughout North Carolina. It has an enrollment of more than 6,500 students annually. The college offers over 40 associates degree programs, over 20 diploma programs and more than 15 university transfer programs.

PCC Volleyball competes in the NJCAA's Region X Conference at the Division I level. PCC's sports teams are nicknamed the Bulldogs.

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Contacting Pitt Community College

Pitt Community College
1986 Pitt Tech Road
Winterville , NC 28590
General Phone: (252) 493-7200

Pitt Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts261liberal arts and sciences, general studies, liberal arts and humanities
Medical Support and Technology185health service and sciences, medical assistant, cardiovascular tech, nuclear medical tech, radiation therapist, respiratory care tech, sonography and ultrasound tech, radiographer, health diagnostic professions ...
Medical Administration114health unit coordinator, medical office management, medical records tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine76registered nursing
Business and Management57business management, logistics, operations management, electronic commerce, accounting, human resources, international business, marketing
Security and Law Enforcement54criminal justice and safety, criminal justice and police, corrections and criminal justice
Production Trades50machine shop assistant, welding
Computer Science and Engineering43information technology, computer programming, information science, computer networking, network management, computer security
Construction Trades37masonry, electrician, building inspection and management, construction trades
Engineering Technician36architectural engineering tech, electronics tech, electromechanical instrument tech, manufacturing tech, mechanical engineering tech
Education and Teaching30elementary school teaching, early childhood education
Medicine24health professions
Mechanics and Repair23electrical maintenance and repair, HVAC, automobile mechanics
Science and Laboratory Technician16biology tech
Office and Administration16office management
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy15occupational therapist assistant
Therapy and Counseling15substance abuse counseling, massage therapy
Photography and Commercial Art14commercial art
Law14legal secretary, legal assistant
Landscaping and Horticulture7greenhouse operations
Beauty and Cosmetology3cosmetology
Real Estate and Construction Management0real estate
Media0animation and special effects

Number of programs and degrees for Pitt Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year22735
Associate's degree69154
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years17221

Pitt Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Pitt Community College had a total enrollment of 6,499 students (5,801 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 61%
Black 31%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 4%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 4%
18-19 26%
20-21 19%
22-24 15%
25-29 12%
30-34 8%
35-39 5%
40-49 7%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

North Carolina96%
South Carolina1%

Pitt Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 58 %
Part-Time 37 %

Pitt Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Winterville, North Carolina for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other North Carolina Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Pitt Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,430
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,552
Books and supplies $ 800

Financial Aid:
Pitt Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 406200)

Pitt Community College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track74119

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year74$48,462119$47,354
All faculty totalacademic year74$48,462119$47,354

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Pitt Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports72431

Pitt Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Logistics and Materials Management
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Operations Management and Supervision

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Systems Security
Information Science/Studies
Information Technology
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager

Construction Trades
Building/Construction Finishing, Management, & Inspection, Other
Construction Trades, Other

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Instrumentation/Maintenance Techs, Other
Manufacturing Technology/Technician
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician

Landscaping And Horticulture
Greenhouse Operations and Management

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology, Other
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Animation, Interactive Tech, Video Graphics and Special Effects

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Health Unit Coordinator/Ward Clerk
Medical Office Management/Administration

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health Diagnostic/Intervention/Treatment Professions, Oth
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer & Ultrasound Technician
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Occupational Therapist Assistant

Office And Administration
Office Management and Supervision

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Welding Technology/Welder

Real Estate And Construction Management
Real Estate

Science And Laboratory Technician
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician

Security And Law Enforcement
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

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Pitt Community College Highlights

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What Sets Pitt Community College Apart:

Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 6%Pitt Community College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
Number of degree programs
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Top 10%Pitt Community College Number of degree programs
Number of students
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Top 12%Pitt Community College Number of students
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 17%Pitt Community College % of degrees in medical administration
% of degrees in production trades
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Top 18%Pitt Community College % of degrees in production trades
% of degrees in science and laboratory technician
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 19%Pitt Community College % of degrees in science and laboratory technician

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Has ROTC (army)
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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