Aug 12, 2020  
2017-2018 General Catalog Archived 
2017-2018 General Catalog Archived [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

A Message from our President

Picture of Mary Rittling, Davidson County Community College PresidentWelcome to DCCC!

We’re Dedicated to Your Journey and Your Success

Thank you for looking to DCCC, the College of Davidson and Davie Counties, for meeting your educational and career goals. We offer top-quality academic programs and services that can open doors of opportunity for your future. We have campuses in Davidson and Davie Counties as well as educational centers in Lexington, Thomasville and Advance.

Your academic and career success within a changing global economy is very important to everyone on our campus, including our faculty, staff and board of trustees. You’ll soon learn that Storm Toward Success is not just a motto. It’s a creed we live by. Everything we do and every decision we make is about ensuring your success.

When you enter our doors, you become a member of the DCCC family. For more than 50 years, we’ve been helping students like you. Our values are very important and reflect DCCC’s culture of performance and excellence:

  • Community. We care for our students, each other and the people we serve.
  • Responsibility. We teach, model and cultivate an attitude of self-direction.
  • Change. We embrace collaboration, adaptability, creativity, innovation and risk-taking
  • Excellence. We excel in our programs and services.
  • Trust. We embody honesty, integrity, openness, equity, inclusion and respect.
  • Passion. We pursue our mission with purpose, joy and fun.

We hope you’re ready for an experience of a lifetime - one that will allow you to engage with new technologies, learn both inside and outside the classroom, meet new people who share your interests, test your leadership skills and send you on your way to becoming all that you can be.

Whether you plan to transfer to a four-year college or university or put your degree, diploma or certificate to immediate use in the world of work, your future begins now. From this day forward, proudly think of yourself among DCCC’s alumni. Make the most of each moment you’re with us. DCCC is YOUR COLLEGE, and we welcome you.



Mary E. Rittling, Ed. D.
DCCC President