This section includes a summary of the information that South Piedmont Community College must provide as required by state and federal regulations set forth by the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA).
Career Services – Career Services provides career counseling, exploration and job search and preparation services for students and graduates of South Piedmont Community College.
Copyright infringement policy – See “Academic Integrity” in Section 5 of the current SPCC Catalog 2016-2017.
FERPA – Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974 information can be found in the following locations: Student Records/Registrar site, in the Student Handbook 2016-2017, and in the latest version of the SPCC Catalog 2016-2017.
Gainful Employment – Federal regulations published in October 2010 required institutions to report certain information about students who enrolled in Title IV eligible educational programs that lead to gainful employment in a recognized field. While all of our programs at SPCC are designed to lead to either employment or college transfer, the Department of Education requires that we provide disclosure information on specific programs.
Net Price Calculator – In accordance with the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA), by October 29, 2011, each postsecondary institution that participates in Title IV federal student aid programs must post a net price calculator on its website that uses institutional data to provide estimated net price information to current and prospective students and their families based on a student’s individual circumstances.
Performance Measures – Student Achievement
QEP – QEP is an acronym for Quality Enhancement Plan, a requirement for SACSCOC accreditation. The QEP describes a carefully designed and focused course of action that addresses a well-defined topic or issue(s) related to enhancing student learning. The current QEP topic is academic advising. Learn more about advising at SPCC.
Safety at SPCC – Crime statistics, reporting crimes and incidents to campus authorities, firearms and other dangerous weapons policy
Student Handbook – Information about student rights and responsibilities, code of conduct, disciplinary process, harassment policies, internet and Web site use policies, and other information that can help you be a successful student at South Piedmont Community College.
Textbook Information – Bookstore information and how to order books online
Tuition and fees – List of tuition and fees for curriculum (for-credit) courses.
Student Activities – Active student clubs and organizations are the cornerstone of quality student life programs and events. Clubs allow students to fellowship with others of like interests and benefit from the diversity and talent within each club.