General Information About Piedmont Technical College
Piedmont Technical College fulfills its mission through a comprehensive planning process focused on annual operational plans in support of the following mission goals: I. Promote excellence in teaching, learning, and educational services to ensure that each student has the opportunity to attain his or her fullest potential. II. Offer quality credit courses and programs leading to associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates in career and technical fields; university transfer; and developmental education to meet the emerging needs of the communities served. III. Promote community and workforce development and economic growth through new and existing partnerships with business, industry, government, community agencies, and educational institutions. IV. Provide effective enrollment management systems and student support services to ensure optimal access, retention, enrollment, program completion and student success. V. Foster a cooperative and healthy environment that enhances the awareness, understanding and celebration of differences and encourages open communication. VI. Exercise efficient and responsible stewardship of the College’s human, financial, and physical resources to ensure sustainability. VII. Use data and assessment results to make well-informed decisions regarding the continuous improvement of our programs and services. VIII. Integrate appropriate technology throughout instructional, administrative, and operational services. IX. Ensure public awareness and recognition of the value of the College through public relations activities. X. Provide a safe and accessible learning and working environment. XI. Develop and support professional development opportunities for all employees
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Town: Distant
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 59%
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 7,587 Native American 5.0 Asian 48.0 African American 2,754.0 Hispanic 81.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 2,784 Enrolled FullTime Graduates