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  • 06/04/2019

    ESCC PN Program Ranked Top 10 In The Commonwealth

    Category: Academics studies PN programs in each state. Eastern Shore Community College’s PN program has been ranked as one of the best in Virginia at number eight for 2019.  Practical is noted as being the leading LPN advancement and ranking agency. They believe providing students with better transparency in regards to practical and vocational nursing …

  • 05/19/2019

    Dr. James M. Shaeffer Hired to Become Next President of Eastern Shore Community College

    Category: College

    RICHMOND – Glenn DuBois, the chancellor of Virginia’s Community Colleges, announced today that Dr. James M. Shaeffer of Norfolk, Virginia; has been hired to become the next president of Eastern Shore Community College. Shaeffer’s selection is the result of a national search that attracted 92 applicants. “Jim’s career in higher education has spanned more than …

  • 05/16/2019

    ESCC Class of 2019 Graduates

    Category: Students

    The forty-eighth annual commencement ceremony was held at Eastern Shore Community College at 4:00pm, Friday May 10th on the campus in Melfa. ESCC awarded 119 post-secondary credentials which included Associate Degrees, Certificates and Career Studies Certificates, to our 2019 graduates.  The majors included, Administrative Assistant, Business Administration, Early Childhood Education, Electronics Technology, General Studies, Liberal …

  • 05/16/2019

    State Board Holds the Line on Community College Tuition for 2019-2020 Academic Year

    Category: College

    RICHMOND —The State Board for Community Colleges, by a unanimous vote, elected to maintain the current in-state tuition and mandatory fees for the 2019-2020 academic year. The Board’s decision means tuition will remain at today’s rate of $154 per credit hour, and keeps community college tuition and mandatory fees at approximately one-third of the comparable …

  • 05/15/2019

    Summer Session Begins Monday, May 20th. Hear Our Registration Segment with Coordinator of Student Services, Cheryll Mills

    Category: Academics, Students
  • 05/14/2019

    Congratulations ESCC Class of 2019! View Our Commencement Pics Here.

    Category: Students
  • 04/30/2019

    ESCC Presidential Candidate Information (Bios, Survey Links, & Community Forum Video)

    Category: College

    Survey links following each appearance will be available below candidate bios for a 24 hour period after their community forum.Videos of the forums are also posted below.   Dr. David E. Bowles is currently in his fifth year as the director of the NASA Langley Research Center. He first joined that organization in 1980 as …

  • 04/27/2019

    2019 ESCC Science Fair Results

    Category: Community

    ESCC held the annual Science Fair on campus Saturday, April 27th featuring 61 entries from K-12 students shore-wide.  In addition to the judged entries, winners from the Eastern Shore Soil & Water Conservation District Poster Contest were announced, along with an entertaining and educational presentation by the Delmarva Discovery Center.  The winners are as follows: …

  • 04/12/2019

    Notice of May 2019 State Board Meeting

    Category: College

    State Board for Community Colleges to Set 2019-20 Tuition and Fees at May Meeting In accordance with Section 23.1-307 (D) of the Code of Virginia, the State Board for Community Colleges provides notice that it will consider tuition and mandatory fee increases for Virginia’s Community Colleges, effective fall 2019, at 9 a.m., May 16, 2019, …

  • 04/11/2019

    ESCC Phi Theta Kappa Introduces New 2019 Inductees

    Category: Students

    Thursday, April 11, 2019, the Alpha Pi Chi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) welcomed 28 new members with an Induction Ceremony held in the Great Hall of the ESCC Workforce Development Services Center on campus in Melfa. PTK is an honor society for two-year college students worldwide, symbolizing excellence in higher education. The American …