For the college's coronavirus updates, please visit http://www.cpcc.edu/coronavirus.
As of July 14, NC Gov. Roy Cooper announced the state will remain in Phase Two for another three weeks, at least until Aug. 7
Central Piedmont announced July 7, that fall semester classes will begin on Aug. 10, and be taught in multiple formats – online, hybrid, blended, and face-to-face. The majority of students will come to campus a minimal number of times, with the rest of their instruction occurring online. Registration for fall semester classes is open at www.cpcc.edu/admissions/registration.
Read the complete message at www.cpcc.edu/coronavirus.
How to Learn English at Central Piedmont
Central Piedmont has two options to learn English:
- English as a Foreign Language (EFL; "Academic ESL")
- English as a Second Language (ESL; "Adult ESL")
English as a Foreign Language helps you improve your English to prepare for college. If you are a beginner, English as a Second Language helps you develop very basic English skills, regardless of if you have completed high school or have a high school equivalency diploma. Compare the two programs:
|English as a Foreign Language (EFL)||English as a Second Language (ESL)|
|International Students on F1-Visas can take?||Yes||No|
|Earns college credit||Yes||No|