Sampson Partners, Inc. Increases Donation

In 2019, Sampson Partners, Inc., formerly Sampson Crisis Center, joined in a partnership with Sampson Community College. Included in this partnership were a scholarship and the use of the Sampson Partners’ downtown space for additional classes and events. Last week, Sampson Partners, Inc. donated an additional $2,000 to be used for its Sampson Partnership scholarship….

SCC Rolls Out ‘Viking Works’ GEER Funds

In August, Governor Cooper directed $95.6 million in funding to help support K-12 and postsecondary students impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic for the 2020-2021 school year. The funding is North Carolina’s share of the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund, a part of the federal CARES Act. Included in that funding are scholarships for Workforce and…

SCC Hosts Annual Campus Drive

Year after year, the Sampson Community College Foundation hosts its annual Campus Drive fundraiser – where the college’s faculty and staff come together to donate toward student scholarships. Sampson Community College boasts full employee participation in the campus drive fundraiser – the only community college in the state to say so. This level of involvement…

SCC Foundation Set to Host Annual Golf Tournament

It’s officially fall, and the Sampson Community College Foundation is preparing for its annual Sampson Classic Golf Tournament in memory of longtime supporter of the college, Bill Johnson. This year, the Foundation will host the 18th annual Sampson Classic Golf Tournament at Lakewood Country Club on Friday, November 6. As the giving arm of the…

2020 Faculty and Staff EXCEL Award Recipients Honored

Each year, as the college anticipates its annual Campus Drive – typically one of its first fundraising events of the year – nominations begin to roll in for the Faculty and Staff EXCEL Awards. The EXCEL Awards recognize two Sampson Community College employees who go above and beyond in their daily workplace and community. Nominators…

Transportation Basics Program Takes Off

When local industry leaders approached administration at Sampson Community College about incorporating more logistics and supply chain courses into the Truck Driver Training curriculum, the college quickly began to determine the best way to meet this need. Understanding that there were high school students interested in Truck Driver Training, and knowing the program would meet…

Programs See 100% Pass Rate

The Spring semester saw major academic changes, for both students and faculty at Sampson Community College. With nearly all programs forced to move online, clinical locations for healthcare programs restricting access from students, and the Basic Law Enforcement (BLET) program scrambling to find locations for several pieces of training, instructors and students were left uncertain….

SCC Non-Discrimination Policy Notice

The Board of Trustees, the administration, faculty, and staff of Sampson Community College are fully committed to the principles and practice of equal employment and educational opportunities. Accordingly, the College does not practice or condone discrimination, in any form, against students, employees, or applicants on the grounds of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age,…

SCC Hosts Successful Registration Week

Classes at Sampson Community College officially began August 17. However, SCC hosted an event to extend registration for students who were unable to register during regular registration. This allowed the College to increase enrollment, but also allowed students to enroll at this one-stop registration event. The college worked diligently to prepare for a safe and…

SCC Makes Plans to Move Forward this Fall

Like several institutions across the state, Sampson Community College has made plans to prepare its campus for the arrival of students. The plan includes increased safety measures for faculty, staff, and students, and several other preventative measures.   Safety measures include hand sanitizing stations that have been installed at entrances, stairwells, and other high traffic areas,…

Fall Registration Underway at SCC

CLINTON, N.C. – Registration for the fall 2020 semester at Sampson Community College remains open. Though the College will host late registration dates in August, it encourages students to register for classes online at https://www.sampsoncc.edu/registration through July 30 instead. Payment for the semester is due by 11 AM on July 31. Student Services at SCC…

Carroll and Sanderson Reappointed to SCC Board of Trustees

Over the years, members of the Sampson Community College Board of Trustees have come and gone. But, for the past several years, Sandra Carroll and Herb Sanderson have remained as voices of reason. Once again on Tuesday night, Carroll and Sanderson were reappointed for four-year terms with the Board of Trustees. Each says they are…