We infuse experiential learning into all areas of our curriculum. By blending hands-on activities together with traditional classroom instruction, we are able to create an academic experience unlike any other.
Our Workplace Learning department partners with students and employers to deliver mutually beneficial work-based learning experiences through programs such as Apprenticeship Charlotte, Work-based Learning (formerly Co-op) and internships. Our programs equip students with real-world work experience that could successfully lead to gainful employment and give employers access to top talent based on their projected needs.
Learn outside the classroom in one of our service-learning programs that combines community service with academic instruction. Perform community service initiatives that address a local need, while boosting your academic skills, civic responsibility and commitment to the community.
Our motorsports program is home to a Motorsports Institute and a variety of seminar series and certificate programs that will put you in the driver’s seat to a great career.
All of our allied health programs are nationally accredited. That means when you enroll in our medical and health courses, you enroll with confidence, knowing that you will learn from quality instructors and earn accreditation - the industry credential sought most by today’s employers.
Aspiring dental hygienists may acquire real world experience working in our dental clinic. Our dental lab is open to the public, giving students the opportunity to perform practices such as oral cancer examinations, x-rays, cleanings and Fluoride treatments on real patients.