Paul D Camp Community College

Tel: (757)569-6700
1,259 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 1,259 students (32% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
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 51 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
College Paul D Camp Community College (VA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Private for-profit
Total Faculty 51 staff 38 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,259 has declined by 25% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 40:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,259 students 839 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 25:1 34:1
# Full-Time Students 399 students 582 students
# Part-Time Students 860 students 847 students
% Hispanic
1%
8%
% Black
48%
21%
% White
48%
58%
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
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. 0.54 0.61

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,800 is less than the state average of $9,648. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,563 is less than the state average of $10,167. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,800 $9,648
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,563 $10,167
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 84% 87%
Source: 2014 (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 $3,684 per year for in-state students and $9,118 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,291 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 82%. 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 0.61, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Sanford-Brown College-Tysons Corner. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.