Apprentices with instructor

NCCCS working to expand apprenticeships

The NC Community College System is using a federal grant to expand apprenticeship registrations in North Carolina.

Johnston Community College biotech student Tiffany Vasquez

Revamped Johnston Workforce Development Center replicates bio-pharma workspaces

State officials, county educators, local government leaders and economic development supporters joined executives from Novo Nordisk and Grifols Oct.

Hurricane Florence relief effort graphic

Hurricane Florence relief and recovery

Hurricane Florence had a devastating effect on southeastern North Carolina, and our community colleges in the region are also reeling. Many were closed for multiple weeks. 

Attendees at Randolph Community College's photography homecoming

Randolph's photography program celebrates 50th anniversary

Randolph Community College celebrated the 50th anniversary of its renowned Photographic Technology program with a Homecoming.

Pamlico Community College President Jim Ross and Larry Burgess

Pamlico CC works to reduce recidivism among offenders

Pamlico Community College recently celebrated the first anniversary of its Recidivism Program with Pamlico Correctional Institution. Students who successfully complete the program will earn an associate's degree in human services technology from the college.

Joe Felts teaches biology at Davidson County Community College

Undergraduate students use research to find solutions to real-world problems

Joe Felts' biology students at Davidson County Community College are using science to find solutions to real-world problems.

Rendering of planned health care training facility at Southwestern CC

Economic Development Administration awards $2 million grant to help build health care training facility at Southwestern

The U.S. Economic Development Administration has awarded a $2 million grant to Jackson County to help build a new workforce training facility at Southwestern Community College in Sylva.