Dual enrolled welding student at Portsmouth Campus.

Portsmouth dual enrollment students learn a trade that will last a lifetime

TCC’s Portsmouth Campus is home to the area’s largest welding lab. And on most weekday mornings, students from Portsmouth Public Schools are...

Fire Truck at the fire station.

Eight things to know about TCC’s Fire Science program

The program can be completed 100% online. Every professor is either an active or senior retired fire officer, including program head Rick Dienst, a...

TCC Geomatic Student

Live! Inside a Civil Engineering Technology surveying lab

Geomatics lab is conducted in the great outdoors with all of the equipment set up prior to class time. Students work in groups of two separated by a...

Kendall Shook

What started with a single TCC class grew into a cyber-security career for Air Force veteran

Air Force veteran Kendall Shook spent her career serving her country and community. Today, she is a cyber security specialist with an industry credential...

Derrick Broadous

Live! Inside the TCC greenhouse and Horticulture lab

During the Greenhouse Crop Production lab, students learn to cultivate flowering and ornamental plants for gardens and floristry. They check soil levels,...

A Student

TCC to hold mini-mester session after Thanksgiving

Tidewater Community College will hold a mini-mester session or a “miniature semester” that will allow students to earn college credits at an accelerated...

Montana Chambers

Live! Inside a Nursing skills lab

In this series, we provide a closer look at hands-on learning during COVID-19. While COVID-19 means online learning for most Tidewater Community...

Priority Technical Training Center

Priority partnership with TCC offers nonviolent offenders a second chance

Two years ago, TJ Sexton and Ahmad Bilal lived in jail. Today, both are employed full time making more than $50,000 annually. They are two of the inaugural...

TCC Physical Therapy Students

Live! Inside a Physical Therapist Assistant lab

In this series, we provide a closer look at hands-on learning during COVID-19. While COVID-19 means online learning for most Tidewater Community...

Sharia Hoffler

Live! Inside the Skilled Trades Center

In this series, we provide a closer look at hands-on learning during COVID-19. While COVID-19 means online learning for most Tidewater Community College...