Healthcare

Healthcare

Our healthcare training programs equip you with the skills that are applicable across many healthcare settings, offering experienced and credentialed instructors, state-of-the-art equipment and laboratories, and plenty of hands-on experience and internships.

We believe there is something for everyone interested in pursuing a career in healthcare. Get started by exploring our programs or reviewing our Health Professions and Human Services brochure. Stay up to date on upcoming Health Professions and Human Services open houses and information sessions by checking our visiting page.

Learn more about career fields, explore careers, take a Career Assessment, and more on our Career Coach website.

Accelerated Career Training


Step up from a job to a meaningful career. Accelerated Career Training through College and Career Readiness is focused, fast, and free.

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Biomedical Equipment Technology


Central Piedmont's biomedical equipment technology degree will prepare you for employment as a biomedical equipment technician. As a technician,...

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Cardiovascular Technology


The Central Piedmont CAAHEP-accredited cardiovascular technology program offers two learning tracks — cardiac catheterization technologist...

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Cytotechnology


Become a well-rounded, fully competent cytotechnologist through high-quality didactic and clinical experiences.

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Dental Assisting


Our CODA-accredited dental assisting program has a 100% pass rate on the DANB Exam for Radiation Health and Safety.

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Dental Hygiene


Our CODA-accredited dental hygiene has had a 100% pass rate on the dental hygiene National Board Dental Hygiene Exam for the past six years.

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Emergency Medical Science


Central Piedmont's CAAHEP-accredited EMS program offers the opportunity to earn an Associate in Applied Science in Emergency Medical Science —...

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Health Information Technology


Get the knowledge and skills you need to process, analyze, abstract, compile, maintain, manage, and report health information.

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Healthcare (Non-Credit)


Get started in healthcare and medical careers without a four year degree. Allied Health, Aging Studies, Fitness, and online courses in Continuing...

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Human Services Technology, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse


Earn a degree or specialized certificate in Human Services Technology, Developmental Disabilities, or Substance Abuse.

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Medical Assisting


We provide the hands-on medical assisting training you need to pursue a successful career in the healthcare setting of your choice.

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Medical Laboratory Technology


The Central Piedmont Medical Laboratory Technology curriculum prepares you to perform clinical laboratory procedures in chemistry, hematology,...

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Medical Office Administration


Learn how to use technology to manage office operations in a variety of healthcare settings.

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Nurse Aide


The nurse aide curriculum prepares you to work under the supervision of licensed healthcare professionals in performing nursing care and services....

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Christa A. Overcash Associate Degree in Nursing


Our nursing program has built a reputation for producing quality healthcare practitioners for more than 50 years.

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Occupational Therapy Assistant


Our ACOTE-accredited program will train you to work with occupational therapists to help individuals of all ages with rehabilitative activities.

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Ophthalmic Medical Personnel


Our ICA-accredited program prepares you to perform ophthalmic procedures under the supervision of a licensed physician.

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Pharmacy Technology


Pharmacy technicians work closely with pharmacists to help ensure that patients have the medications they need. ASHP-accredited program.

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Physical Therapist Assistant


Gain hands-on training to prepare to work alongside a therapy team to provide treatments with our CAPTE-accredited program.

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Polysomnography


Prepare to work with physicians to perform and interpret sleep studies required for the diagnosis of sleep disorders.

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Respiratory Therapy


Get the training you need to monitor and assess patients and help treat cardiopulmonary diseases and trauma with our CoARC-accredited program.

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Speech Language Pathology Assistant


This joint program with Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute will train you to help provide rehabilitation and restorative services.

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Surgical Technology


Train to help surgeons by overseeing processes before, during, and after surgery with our CAAHEP-accredited program.

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