Paul D Camp Community College

Tel: (757)569-6700
1,465 students
Public institution
Paul D Camp Community College (PDCCC) serves the cities of Franklin and Suffolk and the counties of Isle of Wight and Southampton. PDCCC offers small classes, individual attention, high academic standards and a commitment to your success. Caring, knowledgeable faculty members and counselors are here to encourage you to learn and take important steps to a better future for you, your family and our community. We also provide a wide array of workforce services and courses to help you advance. Career planning and placement assistance are readily available in partnership with the Opportunity Inc. One-Stop Workforce Center located in our Franklin Campus Workforce Development Center. PDCCC administrators and staff offer their expertise, skills and experience to their daily responsibilities and activities.
School Highlights
Paul D Camp Community College serves 1,465 students (30% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 46%.
Paul D Camp Community College is the only community colleges within Franklin city County, VA.
The nearest community college is Roanoke-Chowan Community College (24.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 52% over five years.
College Paul D Camp Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 61 staff
61 staff
Paul D Camp Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,465 has declined by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,465 students 1,315 students
Paul D Camp Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
22:1
Paul D Camp Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 440 students
815 students
Paul D Camp Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1,025 students
1,061 students
Paul D Camp Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Paul D Camp Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Paul D Camp Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
2%
20%
Paul D Camp Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
38%
15%
Paul D Camp Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
55%
49%
Paul D Camp Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Paul D Camp Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Paul D Camp Community College Unknown (2008-2013)
Paul D Camp Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.55 0.70
Paul D Camp Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,964 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 30% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,802 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,964 $5,590
Paul D Camp Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,802 $10,086
Paul D Camp Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 85%
89%
Paul D Camp Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Paul D. Camp Community College provides diverse educational and workforce learning opportunities that enhance the quality of life for students and citizens. Paul D. Camp Community College is an equal opportunity affirmative action institution of higher learning serving the cities of Franklin and Suffolk and the counties of Southampton and Isle of Wight in southeastern Virginia. The College is a member of the Virginia Community College System. The College offers occupational/technical programs, provides curricula in university parallel programs that facilitates transfer to senior institutions, provides a developmental studies program, enables students to strengthen general skills, conceptual abilities, and values needed to function competently in the community, workplace and diverse world, expand workforce training, expands partnerships for the development, growth and renewal of the service region and provides adequate personnel, financial resources, facilities and technology to support its programs and services.

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Did You Know?
For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,143 per year for in-state students and $9,350 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,335 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 87%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Virginia community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Sanford-Brown College-Tysons Corner. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.