Central Piedmont Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Box 35009

Charlotte, NC 28235-5009

(704) 330-2722

Fax: (704) 330-6007

Contact: Linda McComb

Associate Dean of Admissions/Registration/Records
Main Address

PO Box 35009

Charlotte, NC 28235-5009

(704) 330-2722

www.cpcc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 18,606

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 2,568

Degree-seeking undergrads: 15,380

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Placement test scores used for admission to some programs with specific requirements.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A,C
Turf Management A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Interior Design A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
International Business A
Management Information Systems A,C
Operations Management C
Real Estate A,C
Retailing A,C
Travel/Tourism Management A,C

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A,C
Database Management A,C
Information Technology A,C
Networking/LAN/WAN Management A,C
Web/Multimedia Management A,C

Construction Trades

Electrician A,C

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A,C
Civil Engineering/Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Engineering/Industrial Management A,C
Mechanical Drafting C
Mechanical Engineering Technology A
Occupational Safety A
Surveying Technology A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Cardiovascular Technology A
Cytotechnology A
Dental Assistance C
Dental Hygiene A
Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Laboratory Assistance A
Medical Office Administration C
Medical Records Technology A,C
Mental Health Services Technology A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A
Substance Abuse Counseling A,C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Automotive Technology A,C
Diesel Mechanics A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks/Leisure Facilities Management A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,C

Precision Production Trades

Machine Shop Technology A,C
Welding Technology A,C

Security & Protective Services

Corrections A
Fire Protection/Safety Technology A
Police Science C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Central Piedmont Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(704) 330-2722
Website:www.cpcc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address:1201 Elizabeth Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28204
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:19,487
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:9,024 (46% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,792
Out-of-state Tuition:$8,936
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:67%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,265

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Central Piedmont Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Central Piedmont Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences42
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services75
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services23
Construction Trades32
Education31
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields911
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs1015
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service32
Legal Professions and Studies12
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians85
Personal and Culinary Services43
Precision Production42
Science Technologies/Technicians21
Social Sciences21
Visual and Performing Arts64
Grand total7165

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Central Piedmont Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Construction Trades1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Visual and Performing Arts21
Grand total94

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Central Piedmont Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$2,792
Out-of-state$8,936
Books and supplies$1,443

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,07267%
Grant or scholarship aid87755%$4,265
Student loan aid242%$6,172

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid10,77356%$3,232
Federal student loans00%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Central Piedmont Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Central Piedmont Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Central Piedmont Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment19,487
Undergraduate enrollment19,487
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Central Piedmont Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

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