Career Opportunities

In order to meet the need for substance abuse specialists nationwide due to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, Central Piedmont Community College offers an associate's degree program in Human Services with a concentration in Substance Abuse as well as four Certificate Programs. These programs are specifically designed to fulfill initial requirements for certification/licensure by the North Carolina Substance Abuse Professional Practice Board (NCSAPPB).

For program graduates, some local and statewide opportunities for employment are as follows: