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The CPCC Dental Assisting program will celebrate its 50th Anniversary in June 2016. Mark your calendars. Save-the-Date reminders will be mailed to program graduates in the Spring. Once again, this excellent  program saw its 2015 graduates earn a 100-percent pass rate on the General Chairside Assisting National Exam, administered by the National Assisting National Board, Inc. […]

The “Talent Pipeline Partnership,” including member Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC), will host a Nov. 4, National Apprenticeship Week breakfast and panel discussion to inform and encourage local employers to consider apprenticeship programs. Nov. 2-8, is the inaugural National Apprenticeship Week, so designated by the U.S Department of Labor and President Obama. National Apprenticeship Week […]

Central Piedmont Community College’s (CPCC) Small Business Center is excited to partner with the Women’s Business Center of North Carolina to present “A New Mission: Military Women as Entrepreneurs,” a FREE conference focused on moving women in the military forward with their “new mission” to become entrepreneurs in the civilian world. More than 100 women […]

The CPCC Legacy Society consists of donors who have named the CPCC Foundation Inc. a recipient of a planned gift, through their wills or trusts, life insurance, a charitable gift annuity, IRA designation, a gift of real property or other planned gift option. Legacy members assure that CPCC will remain a vital resource in the […]

‘International Show’ celebrates 10 years Maha Gingrich, host of a TV show called “Charlotte, A City of International Success,” said she looks forward to thanking the show’s guests during the 10th anniversary celebration. BY ALLISON FUTTERMAN Maha Gingrich has been active in the Charlotte community for years. A southwest Mecklenburg County resident, she has served […]

CPCC celebrates opening of its Ballantyne Center Central Piedmont Community College celebrated the opening of its new location in Ballantyne on Wednesday. The Charlotte community college’s newest classroom space includes 10,000 square feet of leased space in Ballantyne Corporate Park, which will be known as CPCC Ballantyne Center. It is located in the 76,000-square-foot Gibson Building […]

  It’s graduation day for eight new workers from the Apprenticeship 2000 program.   The former students and apprentices have spent the past four years working at local manufacturers while attending Central Piedmont Community College. Now it’s time to enter the work force in earnest.  

Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) dedicated its facilities services building today in honor of retired executive vice president and long-time college administrator Dr. Kathy H. Drumm.

On June 11, 2015, nurisng alumni gathered to celebrate the success of the Christa A. Overcash Associate Degree in Nursing program. After welcoming remarks and  shared success stories, the alumni were treated to tours of the new simulation labs and instructional spaces. Current students and May graduates of the program acted as tour guides and […]

  Charlotte real estate company founder Allen Tate dies at 84 To understand Allen Tate’s influence on Charlotte, just take a drive around town. Neighborhoods he developed dot the city, from Kingswood to Montibello to Foxcroft. He helped build what is now Sharon Corners shopping center, about 10 years before SouthPark Mall opened – paving […]