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Central Piedmont Community College

Charlotte, NC
University Website: www.cpcc.edu
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Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) is a large community college in Charlotte, North Carolina. Named Central Piedmont Community College by statute and commonly known as CPCC or Central Piedmont, its more than 70,000 students make it the largest community college in the North Carolina Community College System.

The school was founded in 1963; it is the result of a merger between Mecklenburg College and the Central Industrial Education Center. Now the College boasts six satellite campuses and an extensive "Virtual Campus", all in the Charlotte Metro area.

In 2012, US President Barack Obama invoked CPCC in his State of the Union Address.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $8,272.00 avg tuition

1201 Elizabeth Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28204
(704) 330-2722

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Construction Trades
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Personal And Culinary Services
  • Precision Production
  • Science Technologies/Technicians
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Central Piedmont Community College

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 57%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Central Piedmont Community College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $2,128.00 $2,128.00 $8,272.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $322.00 $322.00 $322.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $67.00 $67.00 $259.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $7,026.00 $7,575.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $7,575.00 $7,575.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,315.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 58%
Percent receiving grant aid 55%
Avg amount of grant aid $4,248.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 0%
Avg amount of student loan aid

Central Piedmont Community College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General X
Turf and Turfgrass Management X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Hotel, Motel, and Restaurant Management X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Office Management and Supervision X
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects X
Graphic Communications, General X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance X
Computer Programming/Programmer, General X
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications X
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration X
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician X
Information Science/Studies X
Information Technology X
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager X
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster X
CONSTRUCTION TRADES
Building/Property Maintenance X
Electrician X
EDUCATION
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
ENGINEERING
Pre-Engineering X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician X
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician X
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician X
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician X
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other X
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician X
Surveying Technology/Surveying X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist X
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician X
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician X
Medical Office Management/Administration X
Medical/Clinical Assistant X
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other X
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist X
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling X
Surgical Technology/Technologist X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Corrections X
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary X
Legal Assistant/Paralegal X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General X
PERSONAL AND CULINARY SERVICES
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef X
Culinary Arts/Chef Training X
PRECISION PRODUCTION
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant X
Welding Technology/Welder X
SCIENCE TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Industrial Radiologic Technology/Technician X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Commercial and Advertising Art X
Game and Interactive Media Design X
Graphic Design X
Interior Design X

Scholarships for Students in North Carolina

Name Amount Deadline
ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship $5,000 December 01, 2016
NEWH North Carolina Region Scholarship $2,500 September 30, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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