Adult High School Diploma

The Career and College Readiness Commencement 2019:

Commencement 2019 will be held at the Bojangles' Coliseum,

May 16th, 2019 at 3:00 pm.

Please continue to monitor your email for further information about ordering your caps and gowns and ceremony details starting in February of 2019. All communications from the Graduation Office will be done by email.


Adult High School Steps to Graduate:

Step One:

The first step to graduate with an Adult High School Diploma is to enroll in the program. Click here to enroll

Step Two:

Once you have completed the necessary course work and have been given LEIS (Literacy Education Information System) Clearance, your information is then given to the graduation department for processing.

Step Three:

An audit is conducted on your file by the graduation department and you will be notified by email that you have been graduated. Your transcript will be updated with your graduation status at this point. You will also receive an order form to order your diploma.*

*Please note that CPCC does not print Adult High School diplomas. Your information is sent to a third party to be printed once a term.

All questions pertaining to eligibility from Adult High School should be directed to:

College and Career Readiness department AHS at CPCC Education Center Welcome Center

1412 East Fourth Street, Charlotte, NC 28235 or by calling 704.330.6129.


Ordering a transcript documenting your Adult High School diploma.

When notified that you have been certified, you may order a transcript that will reflect the degree that you earn. Please complete the transcript request through your "MyCollege" account, and mark the request "After degree is awarded." By marking it this way, the transcript will not be sent prior to your diploma being noted.


GED/HiSet Steps to Graduate:

Please click here to view the information about GED and HiSet steps for preparation and testing.

To Order a copy of your GED or HiSet certificate or transcript, and Education Verification please click here.


Ceremony Details:

The Graduation Office at Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) processes graduation for Adult High School (AHS). Students desiring enrollment should contact College and Career Readiness. Contact the Graduation Office or follow the steps to graduation only if you are currently enrolled in your final course.

We hold one commencement ceremony each year in May. Graduates from the previous summer and fall, as well as current spring graduates, are invited to participate, although participation is not required. Ceremony details are mailed to graduates in April. Additional information is available by calling 704-330-6312

To See the 2017 CCR Graduation Ceremony please click here.