Cost & Financial Aid

Work Study Program

The FWS Program provides funds that are earned through part-time employment to assist students in financing the costs of postsecondary education.  This program allows students to earn money while gaining work experience.

Eligibility is based on the student's resources and is determined by a formula developed by the U.S. Department of Education; therefore, applicants must complete the FAFSA.

A PTC Federal Work Study Application is also required.  Positions are limited so students should apply early.

  • Jobs are available on-campus and at some off-campus locations.

  • Job postings can be found on Piedmont Technical College’s website and Facebook Page.

  • Currently this program pays $7.25-$8.00 per hour. 

  • Student must be meeting standards of the Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Policy.

  • A listing of the Types of Work Study Jobs for 2014-2015 can be found here.

If you have questions regarding this program, contact DeShawn Morgan at

Current Openings

Department: Finance
Supervisor: Kim Cox
Job Description: Scanning and indexing into BDMS, Filing, Mail, Setting up Files and other duties in Finance Office
Special Skills Required: Some experience with scanning and general office skills.
Pay rate: $7.25

Department: Marketing and Public Relations
Supervisor: Russell Martin
Job Description: Working with all staff members in the Department of Marketing and Public Relations this employee will help answer phones, greet visitors and run errands. He or She will review newspapers from the seven county area and log articles regarding PTC in the offices press release database. Tasks will also include mounting and frame signage and posters needed for college events, Depending on the individuals skill-set, this employee could possibly add news articles to the website on a weekly basis. Other duties may include hanging posters around campus and organizing office storage spaces.
Pay rate: $7.25

Department: Computer Technology
Supervisor: Lesley Price
Job Description: To assist full-time and part-time faculty with computer labs, online classes, and misc. tasks.
Special Skills Required: Computer Skills are required
Pay rate: $7.25

Department: Instructional Development 
Supervisor: Lynn Mack
Job Description: Office work and helpdesk work for D2L, must like technology and customer service, must be proficient in Word and Excel, must work independently and be prompt.
Special Skills Required: Desire to assist faculty and staff in a customer service center.
Pay rate: $7.25

Department: Processing Center 2
Supervisor: Cat Stokes
Job Description: Providing office assistance – copying, filing, assisting with outgoing mailings, creating packets and mailers, calling projects, scanning into BDMS and other duties as requested.
Special Skills Required: Typing at least 35 CWPM, knowledge of Microsoft Word, Publisher and Excel, etc.
Pay rate: $7.25


Please Note:

Students must complete a 2014-2015 Work Study Application to determine their eligible for work study. 2014-2015 Work Study Applications are submitted into the Financial Aid Office.