Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

Pitt Community College Financial Aid and Scholarships

Students Receiving Aid Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid.


Total Aid Amount Average Total Aid Awarded per year.


Financial Aid Official Website


Students can avail of scholarships provided by the college, such as North Carolina Student Incentive Grant and Triangle Scholarship Program, if they find educational expenses to be on the higher side. Notably, 99% of the students at Pitt Community College get some kind of financial aid every year, and the total amount of assistance/loans provided adds up to around $8,378,799. One can visit PCC's financial aid page at https://pittcc.edu/tuition-financial-aid/ for more information. At PCC, the total percentage of applicants who receive the Federal Grant stands at 79%. On the other hand, 99% of the candidates get the Student Grant, 10% receive the Institution Grant, and 67% get the Pell Grant. While the Federal Grant awardees receive an average aid of $6,142, the State Grant receivers and Institution Grant beneficiaries get $1,256 and $1,451, respectively. On the other hand, the average aid received by the Pell Grant awardees is $6,065. Among other things, the annual family income of the applicant plays a major role in determining the total financial aid they are actually eligible to receive. Apart from financial grants and scholarships, candidates can also avail of monetary benefits like student loans to fund their education. In contrast to grants and scholarships, student loans are taken by the candidates at a certain rate of interest. Moreover, the funds received through these loans will have to be repaid within a given timeframe. At PCC, an estimated number of 21% of the applicants choose to go for student loans.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Student Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid


Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid


Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


Federal Aid based on Family Income

Family Income

Average Federal Aid Per Year

Under $30,000


$30,001 - $48,000


$48,001 - $75,000


$75,001 - $110,000


Over $110,000


Student Loans for Pitt Community College

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate


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