Welcome to the Central Piedmont Community College
Interactive Student Orientation.

Viewing this orientation requires Macromedia Flash Player and Windows Media Player.

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Please read the following directions carefully.

Viewing Specs:
For optimal viewing of the Interactive Student Orientation, we recommend you close any unnecessary programs in your taskbar. Please be sure to disable any pop-up blocking software or anti-virus software that blocks pop-ups before beginning the orientation.

The following computer specifications are recommended:

  • Windows 98 NT, ME, 2000, or XP
  • Pentium II 450 or higher
  • 128 MB Ram or higher

If you have a problem viewing the orientation, your computer may not meet the minimum requirements. You may want to try another computer or visit a CPCC campus near you.

To begin the orientation, click the Play button.
After clicking play there will be a short delay while the video buffers.

To pause the presentation, click the Pause button. NOTE: Clicking the Stop button will restart the presentation from the beginning.

As you go through the orientation, you will see highlighted text. You can click on these links to gain additional information. Also, at the end of this orientation is a list of very important links for you to explore at your own leisure.

The orientation is divided into three parts:

  1. Transition to College: How to be a Successful Student at CPCC
  2. Choosing Your Academic and Career Path
  3. Getting to Know People and Resources

After viewing Part 1—Transition to College, you may view any or all of the remaining information available in the presentation. Remember success is a journey not a destination, and now your journey begins at CPCC!

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