Enroll in a Fully Online For-College-Credit Program

Learn how to enroll in a fully online, for-college-credit degree, certificate, or diploma program.

If during the coronavirus situation you need help with enrolling, please contact First Year Experience at fye@cpcc.edu or Outreach and Recruitment at outreach@cpcc.edu.

If any of the following describes you, do not follow the steps to enroll in a fully online program detailed on this page. Instead, please click the link for what you what you want to do at Central Piedmont:

Steps to Enroll in a Fully Online, For-College-Credit Program

Give yourself plenty of time to enroll based on when you want to start classes — know when classes start and when you can register for classes. Restrictions apply to minor students still in high school. If you are new to Central Piedmont, or are returning after a year or more and need advising, complete the following enrollment steps. If you are not sure, contact First Year Experience.

If you have already completed the enrollment steps and met with an academic advisor previously, find resources for current online learning students.

Priority Application Dates

We accept applications after priority application dates. However, to increase the likelihood of completing the enrollment process, the college highly encourages you to submit all paperwork by priority application/transcript dates:

Semester Priority Application and
Transcript Date
Spring Oct. 1
April 1
Fall  June 1

If you submit all required paperwork by priority application dates, you can expect to be admitted to the college and to receive adequate time to plan, select, and register for classes. If you submit paperwork after priority application dates, be sure to have college-issued transcripts available for advising.