Alumni Success Chris Reith, USAF CadetSeptember 15, 2011
CPCC Students Excel on Real Estate ExamSeptember 13, 2011
N.C. Real Estate Commission's Licensure Exam pass rate nearly 90% for CPCC students!
"Our students' test results demonstrate the talent and quality of our real estate faculty," said Cindy Savage, director of CPCC's Financial Services Institute. Read more
Apprenticeship 2000 Program - CPCCSeptember 7, 2011
Apprenticeship Programs at the Community College? A European concept with an American Twist... Rebooting Charlotte's workforce
"Years ago there was a big shift. Everybody needed to have a liberal arts education so that you could be a critical thinker and solve problems," says Kenny Colbert of The Employers Association. "Now we're moving back toward the more technical orientation because somebody has to do the work."
"They're looking for someone who can troubleshoot that has core skills in specific areas like PLC programming, pneumatics and circuit analysis," says Chad Ray, Dean of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics at Central Piedmont Community College. Read more