Siblings Find Success Through Dual Enrollment

“My older brother, Stephen, attended Nash Community College (NCC) during high school and as a result he truly excelled at the four-year university. The course credits and experience he gained at Nash helped him prepare for, and make the most of, his academic experience… so I decided to do the same thing,” Katie Bunn of Rocky Mount said. “I am proud to […]

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NCC Receives Workforce Development Grant from Duke Energy

Nash Community College (NCC) is the recipient of a $150,000 Workforce Development grant from the Duke Energy Foundation. The funds will be used to purchase a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) program driving simulator and the supplies necessary for implementation, including software. “Attrition in the utility industry, resulting from retirement, has increased the urgency for NCC to train students in Electric […]

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Strategic Twin-Counties Educational Partnership to Hold Educational Summit

Strategic Twin-Counties Educational Partnership (STEP) along with area educational partners will host the Twin Counties Education and Business Leaders’ Summit on Thursday, August 10. ​ The event will be held in Nash Community College’s Brown Auditorium. Breakfast begins at 7:30 AM followed by the program from 8:00-9:30 AM.​ Assistant Secretary of Workforce Solutions, Will Collins of North Carolina Department of Commerce, will be the […]

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Student Saves Thousands by Enrolling in College During High School

Sarah Donnelly of Rocky Mount enrolled in Nash Community College’s Career and College Promise program during her junior and senior years at Northern Nash High School. She graduated last spring with a high school diploma and 28 college credits including a certificate in Criminal Justice. Donnelly has been accepted at East Carolina University. All of her Nash Community College credits […]

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NCC Offers Options for High School Equivalency Credential

Nash Community College is now offering a five-week High School Equivalency program. Provided through the NCC Continuing Education College and Career Readiness program, the “Boot Camp” is a multi–subject course that integrates the Social Studies, Reading, Writing, Science, and Math skills necessary to pass the High School Equivalency examinations. Students attend classes daily, take practice tests in the Learning Lab […]

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Children learn from engineers at STEM camp

Students attending Nash Community College’s Youth Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Camp heard from Professional Engineer David Causey, assistant director of the Energy Production & Infrastructure Center at the The William States Lee College of Engineering at UNC Charlotte. Jade Mantell, Manufacturing Engineer at Cummins – Rocky Mount Engine Plant also made a presentation during the camp. The two explained their roles in […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Desiree Dolberry

Desiree Dolberry of Tarboro chose Nash Community College because the campus felt familiar to her, and she wanted to pursue one of NCC’s unique programs. She graduated from Tarboro High School in 2002 and began at Nash in 2013. “When I got into the Advertising and Graphic Design course work, I had confirmation that I was right where I wanted to […]

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