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Central Piedmont Community College is a public institution located in Charlotte, North Carolina. Charlotte is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Central Piedmont Community College Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Central Piedmont Community College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#28 Most Popular Computer Information Systems Associate Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Central Piedmont Community College has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#8 Best Information Technology Associate Degree Schools College Factual
#9 Best Value Colleges for Information Technology College Factual
#15 Best Value Colleges for Computer Information Systems College Factual
#21 Best Computer Information Systems Associate Degree Schools College Factual
#54 Best Value Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences College Factual
#65 Best Computer & Information Sciences Associate Degree Schools College Factual

Where Is Central Piedmont Community College?

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Contact details for Central Piedmont Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1201 Elizabeth Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28204
Phone: 704-330-2722
Website: www.cpcc.edu

Central Piedmont Community College has an open admissions policy. This means that the school accepts all applicants assuming that they meet very basic requirements, such as having a high school diploma or equivalent.

Can I Afford Central Piedmont Community College?

1% Take Out Loans
10.6% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Central Piedmont Community College, approximately 1% of students took out student loans averaging $5,172 a year. That adds up to $20,688 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Central Piedmont Community College is 10.6%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

Central Piedmont Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

6,367 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
48% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 16,668 undergraduate students at Central Piedmont Community College, with 6,367 being full-time and 10,301 being part-time.

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Gender Diversity

Of the 6,367 full-time undergraduates at Central Piedmont Community College, 44% are male and 56% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Central Piedmont Community College students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 333
Black or African American 1,476
Hispanic or Latino 1,000
White 2,684
International Students 496
Other Races/Ethnicities 378

Over 102 countries are represented at Central Piedmont Community College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Vietnam, Saudi Arabia, and Congo.

Online Learning at Central Piedmont Community College

15,039 Took All Classes Online
16,641 Took At Least One Class Online
70.2% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 16,641 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Central Piedmont Community College has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 17th most popular in North Carolina for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Growth Rankings of Central Piedmont Community College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Central Piedmont Community College was 70.2%. This is the #402 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Central Piedmont Community College regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Central Piedmont Community College Computer Science Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major TOTAL
Information Technology 0
TOTAL 0

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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