Human Services and Teacher Education

Human Services and Teacher Education

Are you interested in helping individuals, families, or communities in need, or providing care and education for young children? Learn more about how Central Piedmont can help you help others.

Human Services professionals are needed today more than ever. The Central Piedmont Health Professions and Human Services programs are still accepting students for the fall semester. Please visit individual program pages for additional information.

Learn more about career fields, explore careers, take a Career Assessment, and more on our Career Coach website.

Accelerated Career Training


Step up from a job to a meaningful career. Accelerated Career Training through College and Career Readiness is focused, fast, and free.

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Associate in Arts


Central Piedmont's Associate in Arts degree ensures you transfer to a 4-year institution having already met general education requirements...

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Associate in Science


The Central Piedmont Associate in Science (A.S.) degree ensures you can transfer to a four-year institution having already fulfilled general...

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Cosmetology


Prepare to sit for the North Carolina State Board of Cosmetic Arts Licensing Exam and become a highly skilled industry professional.

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Cosmetology (Non-Credit)


Explore Careers To learn more about careers in cosmetology, visit Career Fields. To take the online assessment, visit Career Coach. Explore...

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Early Childhood Education


Central Piedmont's NAEYC-accredited early childhood education program will prepare you to pursue a career as a preschool teacher, childcare worker...

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Human Services Technology, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse


Earn a degree or specialized certificate in Human Services Technology, Developmental Disabilities, or Substance Abuse.

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Interpreter Education


Develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to work as an entry-level ASL interpreter.

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Speech Language Pathology Assistant


This joint program with Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute will train you to help provide rehabilitation and restorative services.

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Teacher Education (Non-Credit)


Central Piedmont is committed to providing learning opportunities that help licensed professional educators earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs)...

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Teacher Education - Lateral Entry


Have at least a bachelor's degree? Interested in teaching? The teacher-education lateral entry program can make it possible.

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Teacher Preparation


Study to become a teacher in North Carolina. Earn an Associate in Arts or an Associate in Science in teacher preparation from Central Piedmont.

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