***Spring classes resumed March 23. Extracurricular activities, however, remain suspended until further notice. Be advised many PCC employees are teleworking to reduce social interaction. For general information, call the PCC Student Coronavirus Hotline at (252) 493-7245, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.***04

Foreign Languages

Spanish, French, and American Sign Language Offered

Mission Statement

The mission of Pitt Community College’s Foreign Language Department is to be a linguistic catalyst that provides a positive learning environment for language proficiency, cultural awareness, and interaction within our multicultural community.

 Vision Statement

  • Facilitating proficiency in speaking, reading, and writing the target language
  • Fostering cultural awareness
  • Forming a global mindset
  • Forgoing cultural barriers in order to interact within a multicultural community
  • Forging life long interests in a multicultural community
  • Listening to enhance comprehension strategies
  • Learning via communicative methods
  • Launching students into further foreign language education
  • Leading students into economic opportunities in global communication
  • Lowering the effective filter to promote a positive classroom environment