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Central Piedmont Community College

Charlotte, NC 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

About Central Piedmont Community College

Central Piedmont Community College Overview

Central Piedmont Community College is a public, state school in the city of Charlotte, North Carolina. Central Piedmont Community College was founded in 1963 and presently has around 19,364 students a year, which includes 19,364 undergrad students.

Student Involvement at Central Piedmont Community College

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Central Piedmont Community College's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Central Piedmont Community College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Central Piedmont Community College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Central Piedmont Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Central Piedmont Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Central Piedmont Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $2,432
Out-of-State $8,576

Is Central Piedmont Community College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can give you a sense of how competitive a school is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better idea of what Central Piedmont Community College offers and if the college seems like a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Central Piedmont Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Around 55% of students who start at Central Piedmont Community College come back the next year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Central Piedmont Community College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Central Piedmont Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Central Piedmont Community College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

Central Piedmont Community College's endowment was valued at $16.7 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million. The school spends $2,896 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Central Piedmont Community College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Central Piedmont Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Central Piedmont Community College.

Based on this information, does Central Piedmont Community College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Central Piedmont Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Central Piedmont Community College?

Central Piedmont Community College is located in the urban setting of Charlotte, North Carolina.

If you are interested in seeing Central Piedmont Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 77 to Charlotte, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Charlotte-Douglas International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Central Piedmont Community College and Charlotte are like without leaving home.

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College Info

PO Box 35009 Charlotte, NC 28235-5009

Campus Setting: Urban

Central Piedmont Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Central Piedmont Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Central Piedmont Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Central Piedmont Community College ACT Scores

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Central Piedmont Community College SAT Scores

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Central Piedmont Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$2,792

In State

$8,936

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$2,432
$8,576
Fees
$360
$360
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Central Piedmont Community College is like? There are approximately 19,364 students enrolled at Central Piedmont Community College. 39% percent of students attend school full-time, 97% percent are from NC and 3% percent of students are from other states.

39%

Full Time

61%

Part Time

97%

In State

3%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

19,364

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$2,792

Out-of-State

$8,936

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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