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Regardless of where students are on their academic path, CPCC has the resources needed to help them find success.

Career and College Promise Courses During High School

Qualified students of high school age in North Carolina have the opportunity to complete college-level credits, tuition free, while they are in high school, allowing them to get a jump-start on their workplace and college preparation.

College and Career Readiness Courses

The College and Career Readiness department at CPCC takes a student-focused approach to helping students develop vital academic and work readiness skills needed to transition to college-level coursework or seek employment. Classes range from English as a Second Language to High School Equivalency Preparation, Adult High School and Pathways to Careers.

Developmental Courses

Prerequisites for College-Level Programs

Developmental courses are for students who have not reached college-level in the areas of English, reading, mathematics, biology or chemistry. Initial student placement in developmental courses is based on individual college placement testing policies and procedures. Students should begin developmental course work at the appropriate level indicated by their placement test.

College-Level Curriculum Courses

CPCC has developed a variety of affordable, two-year degree and online learning programs that respond to the immediate needs of the local workforce, including the areas of science, technology, engineering, math and more.

Corporate and Continuing Education Courses

Students can choose from hundreds of non-degree courses and programs at CPCC. Whether someone wants to learn new job skills, enhance workforce competitiveness in the marketplace or explore a new hobby in a personal enrichment class, Corporate and Continuing Education courses are the solution.