Edgecombe Community College is one of five schools across the country to receive the 2015 Tooling U-SME Platinum Education Center (TUPEC) award, which is presented to institutions that serve as outstanding models in manufacturing education. Based in Cleveland, Ohio, Tooling U-SME is a leader in manufacturing learning and development. According to Tooling U-SME, ECC enhances […]
Edgecombe Community College recently joined an elite group of colleges across the nation when it received accreditation for its early childhood education program by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). NAEYC accreditation is a voluntary process. Though NAEYC accreditation is not required for early childhood teacher education programs, it is a […]
In the last 30 years, the Edgecombe Community College Foundation’s Annual Golf Tournament has generated a whopping $400,000 for student scholarships. On September 17, the event celebrated its 30th year by raising about $21,000 and bringing back the winning team from the 1985 tournament: Curtis Edmondson, Junior Edmondson, Charlie Harrell, and Carl Thurber. Curtis Edmondson […]
See our new video on the impact the Biotechnology and Medical Simulation Center will have on health care education at Edgecombe Community College.
Edgecombe Community College is committed to preparing the next generation of health care workers through the new Biotechnology and Medical Simulation Center. Currently under construction, the three-story, 45,000-square-foot facility located on the Rocky Mount campus is slated for completion in November, with classes beginning in January 2016. The state-of-the-art facility will launch a new era […]
The real thing is coming to Edgecombe. In January 2016, Edgecombe Community College will begin training health sciences students in its new Biotechnology and Medical Simulation Center, a state-of-the-art facility that will launch a new era in health care education for the region. Construction began in October 2014 and is nearing completion. The three-story, 45,000-square-foot […]
Officials from federal and state government, Edgecombe County, the City of Rocky Mount, and Edgecombe Community College gathered on the college’s Rocky Mount campus this morning for the official start of construction of the college’s new Biotechnology and Medical Simulation Center. About 100 gathered for the groundbreaking ceremony. Guests were able to envision the footprint […]