Job and Career Enhancement

Continuing education student at CPCC


Prepare for the job or career you really want by taking a continuing education course or certificate program at CPCC. You'll expand your skills and knowledge to help you in finding new opportunities.



Courses and Programs
Changing Careers

    What's Hot?

    Discover the occupations and credentials in highest demand for the Charlotte area and beyond.

    Jobs in Demand (updated monthly)
    Learn about the jobs Charlotte area employers are posting online in the latest Top 25 Jobs Report (download the .pdf). The report shows top occupations ranked by number of online job postings from the most recent six-month period (ending October 31, 2018). You'll also learn the top specialized skills that show up in these postings, and the top occupations that typically require less than a four-year degree.

    Did you know this?
    Employment of personal financial advisors is projected to grow 14.9 percent in the U.S. through 2026. Demographic trends are contributing to this fast growth. Read more about occupational projections for the financial industry from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Learn about CPCC's program for personal financial advisors at CFP Certification Education Program.

    Reinvent Your Career

    New! The Essential Technologist (IT Career Management)
    Learn to better understand today's technology and its impact on your job and a successful career. Using career assessments and job market research, we will help you to clarify your interests and to define your strengths and values. You'll also set realistic career objectives aligned to the technology skills you need to succeed.

    Register now by calling 704.330.4223.

    Career Hub
    CPCC's site to explore the skills you'll need and what the college has to offer for various occupations.

    Changing Careers
    Make your career great again. Find additional resources, including free self assessments on your interests and skills.

    Some continuing education courses have scholarships available. Find out if you qualify.

    Featured article: Using OES Occupation Profiles in a Job Search (.pdf download)