Paramedic Program a Lifesaver for Students

Sampson Community College has a long history of sending out quality candidates to serve as first responders in their communities, Basic Law Enforcement Training being one of the most popular. Now, SCC is planning to send paramedics to the rescue with its Paramedic Curriculum Program. The course introduces the fundamental principles of pharmacology and medication…

Welcome to Machines

By Jennifer Wiley Have you ever had to make a service call for a motor, or other control device? Maybe even a breaker or a fuse? It sure can be expensive, can’t it? Not to these students in Sampson Community College’s Motors and Controls (ELC 117) class in the Industrial Systems Technology program of study!…

The Bottom Line: Doing Business Requires Accounting

Ever wonder how businesses get it all done when it comes to payroll, accounts receivable or inventory? Virtually every business or company has a payroll and accounts receivable to manage; and when it comes to a company’s bottom line, accurately and efficiently tracking this information is critical. Thus, the ability to use software applications pertaining…

SCC Grad Receives Top Honors

Daniel Horne, who graduated from Sampson Community College’s December trucking class, has already been hired by TMC Transportation which is located in Des Moines, Iowa. Shortly after graduation, Daniel went through new-hire orientation and training class and finished as an Honor Roll recipient. Founded in 1972, TMC is recognized as a standard-bearer of quality performance…

SCC Students Hogging Opportunities

  Another major manufacturer has pledged a continuing partnership with Sampson Community College after hiring multiple students from the college’s Industrial Systems Technology program. Hog Slat, the largest contractor and manufacturer of hog equipment in the United States has hired three SCC students in a row to fill their local demands in Clinton due to…

Building Critical Skills of Speed & Accuracy

by Jennifer Wiley Students are enjoying their OST 132 class (Keyboard Skill Building) with their instructor and Department Chair Benita Hayes. This course is a hybrid class which meets once per week throughout Spring semester for a face to face session and then the remaining class hours are met through the use of Moodle, our…

SCC’s ‘Promise’ Helps Students Get Ahead

Every parent’s dream is to see their child walk across the stage and receive their diploma. It’s probably considered one of the biggest milestones in anyone’s life. Another, is walking the stage to get a college degree. But what if you could do both at the same time? That’s where Sampson Community College comes in….

President’s List & Dean’s List | Fall 2017

Sampson Community College would like to recognize the following students for their OUTSTANDING academic achievement: President’s List | 4.0 GPA Alejo, Daisy Alonso-Valenzuela, Carlos Alvarez, Martha Antonio, Vinalyn Rose Avery, Jackson Baker, Duane Barefoot, Garrett Bautista, Gustavo Bezgela, Lauren Blount, Anna Brock, Noah Clark, Amber Cooksey, Robert Cowand, John Crocker, Shye Faircloth, Thomas Faison, Patricia…

SCC Class Takes Center Stage

Already known for its diverse educational opportunities such as curriculum courses in everything from welding to nursing, its continuing education classes in everything from floral design to firefighter training as well as catering to early college high school student looking to get a head start, Sampson Community College has added another feather to its cap…

Students Weld SCC and City Together in Project

Sampson Community College is known for its contribution to residents of Clinton in everything between early college to college transfer. From producing police officers and EMS workers to training employees of companies in the region. Now, SCC’s welding department wanted to do something nice for the city’s furry residents as well. The creation of the…

SCC Unveils 50th Collaborative Artwork

To celebrate Sampson Community College’s 50th anniversary, the SCC Foundation brought together local artists from right here in Sampson County to create a one-of-kind art piece that truly embodies the word “community”. The idea was the brainchild of SCC Foundation Executive Director, Lisa Turlington, who was inspired by a previous art project that currently hangs…

SCC Awarded $1.74 Million Grant

We’re excited to share a big win for the college! The US Department of Commerce has awarded Sampson Community College $1.74 million for our new Welding and Metal Fabrication Building!! Thank you to all who offered letters of support, beneficiary documents with numbers, or kinds words of encouragement. We would especially like to acknowledge Lisa Turlington,…