Now is the time for you to earn a bigger paycheck. A better job. A promotion. After a year like no other, it’s time to skill up, retool, and retrain. By earning a certificate or degree from Pitt Community College, you can advance in your career — or change careers entirely. Your dream of a better life runs through our classrooms.
You go to college for a reason — to land a better job. At Pitt Community College, our courses act as a pipeline to employment with the biggest employers in the region. And our relationships with these same employers translate into you being hired or promoted — sometimes before you even finish. Our workforce programs and “stackable” credentials couldn’t be more focused on your future employment or more relevant with today’s most in-demand industries:
Computer and Information Technology
Take classes designed around your busy life.
You work. You have a life. You might even have a family to care for. That’s a lot on your plate. And that’s why Pitt Community College offers classes from early in the morning to late at night. No time to commute to class? Take online classes. No time for a two-year degree? Earn a short-term workplace or technical certificate providing you with an industry-recognized credential quickly.
College has never been more flexible.
Pay tuition that’s just a fraction of the price of 4-year schools.
What’s holding you back? For most people, it’s money. But consider this: Pitt Community College charges just a fraction of the price for tuition of 4-year universities. Our low cost workforce certificates and 2-year degrees are more than affordable. In fact, the return on your investment will pay for itself many times over. Still, times are tough. To overcome any financial obstacles, we offer:
Scholarships: Hundreds of scholarship opportunities exist so you have the freedom to pursue your college dreams.
Finish Line Grants: These grants of up to $1,000 help students complete their training when facing unforeseen challenges, including childcare, medical, tuition or other financial emergencies.
Financial Support: Figuring out how to pay for college can be confusing, but we take the mystery out of financial aid, showing you your eligibility and best path forward.