Paul D Camp Community College

  • 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 1,257 students (29% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 49%.

Top Rankings

Paul D Camp Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Virginia for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 104 teachers has grown by 173% over five years.
Paul D Camp Community College(VA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High NontraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty104 staff129 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Paul D Camp Community College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The Paul D Camp Community College diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,257 students2,199 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
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# Full-Time Students361 students914 students
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# Part-Time Students896 students1,285 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
2%
7%
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% Hispanic
5%
12%
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% Black
35%
21%
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% White
51%
51%
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% Hawaiian
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% Two or more races
4%
5%
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% Unknown races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.610.67
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College Completion Rate
27%
33%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$26,800$29,600
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,145 is more than the state average of $3,736. The in-state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $9,983 is more than the state average of $8,977. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,145$3,736
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Out-State Tuition Fees$9,983$8,977
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid84%84%
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Median Debt for Graduates$6,250$11,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,360$5,500
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Source: 2020 (or 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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Paul D Camp Community College is Roanoke-Chowan Community College (24.7 miles away).
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For Virginia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,736 per year for in-state students and $8,977 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,561 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Virginia is 70%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Virginia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.67, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Virginia is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.