Changing Careers

What will you learn?

Whether you are looking for a new career or hope to improve your job prospects through additional training, CPCC can help you achieve your goals.




Jobs in Demand
Certifications in Demand
Career Hub

Scholarships are available for selected continuing education courses. See if you are eligible and get application information by calling 704.330.4223.

Career Planning Resources

5 Tips for Changing Occupations - Bureau of Labor Statistics article

Self Assessments - FREE!

Fee-based Assessments (Online; not associated with CPCC)


CPCC Center for Military Families and Veterans
Are you a Veteran or part of the military community? Visit You'll find help on targeted advising and career services

Charlotte Works
If you are facing unemployment or under-employment, the staff here  will help determine whether you qualify for funding assistance for training.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Public Library
Job-related events and resources, including seminars on networking and basic computer skills.

"Bright Outlook" jobs
O*Net Online shows U.S. occupations expected to grow faster than average (22 percent or more from 2012-2022).

Updated resources, including toolkit to explore occupations, from the U.S. Department of Labor.

GED, Adult High School and more
For basic skills in math or reading, to work toward your high school diploma and to prepare you to enter college.

Job Connections and the Goodwill Opportunity Campus
The Goodwill Opportunity Campus in Charlotte offers job seekers a central location for coordinated services.