Find Your Path

Each of the nearly 300 degrees, certificates, diplomas, and non-credit continuing education programs Central Piedmont offers will prepare you for a career in one or more of the following 12 fields. Career fields are based on Career Clusters as set out by the state of North Carolina. Explore programs by your career field of interest here.

Advanced Manufacturing


Are you interested in machine automation, robotics, or process development? Find out how you can get hands-on career training with cutting-edge...

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Architecture, Construction, Interior Design, and Maintenance


Employment demand within construction management and sustainable architecture design is poised to grow over the next 10 years. Learn how Central...

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Banking and Financial Services, Insurance, and Real Estate


Banking and financial services courses at Central Piedmont Community College provide a strong foundation for careers in accounting, financial...

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Business Management, Sales and Marketing, and Entrepreneurship


In today’s workplace, business, leadership, management, and digital marketing skills are in high demand in almost every industry. The courses at...

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Culinary, Baking, Hospitality, and Agriculture


Have you ever considered pursuing a rewarding career in agriculture, hospitality management, or as a chef? Our culinary and baking and pastry arts...

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Healthcare


Our healthcare training programs equip you with the skills that are applicable across many healthcare settings.

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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...

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Information Technology


Information technology jobs are in great demand and highly skilled technology workers are in short supply in many areas. Get the hands-on training...

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Law and Public Safety


Security and safety are some of the most pressing challenges we face today. Public safety training courses and officer training courses at Central...

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Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics


An associate in science, an associate degree in information technology, and the other many science, engineering, and math courses at Central...

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Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics


The variety of automotive programs at Central Piedmont are designed to prepare you to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and...

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Visual and Performing Arts, Digital Media Technology, and Communications


According to Fast Company, the ability to effectively communicate is one of the 5 most important soft skills that recruiters look for in job...

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