• PCC baseball is in double header action on Feb. 15 against Bethany College JV. First pitch is set for 1 pm from Stanton Field.

PCC Library features Dr. Trisha Jackson: Gardening with Biochar on Feb. 10

19 January 2017

Linda Hunt Memorial Library invites PCC students, employees and community members to attend guest speaker Dr. Trisha Jackson, a PCC science instructor, on her discussion of biochar.

Among other uses, biochar may be added to soils to improve the function of the soil ecosystem. Jackson will speak not only about the Amazonian origins and special characteristics of biochar but also how everyone can benefit from using it to make their crops and plants thrive.

PCC hosts Kansas legislators at campus luncheon

22 December 2016

Pratt Community College hosted their annual Legislative Luncheon on Dec. 12 at the Pratt campus. Managing the state budget was top concern among legislators who met with the PCC administration and board of trustees.

Guest legislators were District 32 Senator-elect Larry Alley (first term), District 33 Senator-elect Mary Jo Taylor (first term) and incumbent 114th District Representative-elect Jack Thimesch.

PCC offers tuition assistance for Pratt County Students

21 December 2016

Pratt Community College is giving back to the Pratt County community with scholarship dollars and service. The Pratt County High School Senior Grant Scholarship was established by the PCC Board of Trustees. The scholarship provides tuition assistance for all graduating high school seniors who are residents of Pratt County and graduated from Pratt County High School. In addition to the scholarship dollars it also provides community service hours back into Pratt County. This grant is available for the academic term within two years of high school graduation.
 

PCC eSports Team finishes semester ranked first

14 December 2016

Beginning in August of 2016, 11 students at Pratt Community College joined together to form the first ever PCC eSports team. Finishing their first semester at 6 and 1, Head Coach Kenton Small credits the team’s success to many practice hours and a deep understanding of the rules set forth by the Collegiate Star League (CSL).
 
The PCC eSports Team, cleverly named League of the Dam, participates in the CSL Division three. After playing regional teams this fall, Small hopes to schedule matches with National teams for the spring semester. 
 

Save the date for the 2017 Annual Scholarship Auction

09 December 2016

Save the date! Pratt Community College announces their Annual Scholarship Auction is set for Friday, Apr. 7, 2017. This is the 29th year for the auction which will be held at the 4-H building at the Pratt Fairgrounds. New Executive Director of Institutional Advancement & Alumni Relations and Foundation Director, Barry Fisher, will be leading this event boasting a night of fun, food and entertainmentt benefiting future students of PCC.

PCC recognized for offering top 15 online associates program for 2016-2017

01 December 2016

Affordable Colleges Online, a leading resource for online learning and college affordability information, has released its ranking for the 2016-2017 Best Online Colleges in Kansas.

According to a recent study by the Babson Survey Research Group, the online student population in the country is now over 7 million, including 15.3% of Kansas students who are enrolled exclusively in distance education courses

Kick off the holiday season with 'A Christmas to Remember'

26 November 2016

Pratt Community College’s Performing Arts department will have the annual Christmas show to help kick off the season on Dec. 2-4.

‘A Christmas to Remember,’ will feature two extraordinary acts encompassing all of your favorite holiday tunes and the true meaning of Christmas.

The show will feature solos, duets, the ensemble and full community choir. There will also be children’s numbers.

“It promises to be a fun show with the classic favorites and also some new music,” said Misty Beck, show director.

Former student lends credit to PCC years

18 November 2016

A Pratt Community College former student gives credit to the foundation that was built while he went to school in Pratt. Doug Cramer, son of PCC Psychology and Sociology Instructor David Cramer, is now a Meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Springfield, Mo. and gives credit to his successful years in higher education because of what he learned while at PCC.

PCC Student receives local internship

15 November 2016

A Pratt Community College student was selected from applicants throughout the southwest portion of Kansas as an intern for our county extension office. Cassie Van Slyke, a freshman at Pratt Community College was the only intern selected this year which was a great honor to both Van Slyke and the Pratt county extension office.
 

Two PCC programs receive local grant

08 November 2016

The PCC Library and Performing Arts Department each received a grant from the local South Central Community Foundation (SCCF). SCCF offers annual Community Grants to nonprofit organizations from their seven county service area including Barber, Comanche, Kingman, Kiowa, Pratt, Rice, and Stafford County.
 

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