HCC is affiliated with Central Piedmont Community College, an innovative and comprehensive college that advances the life-long educational development of students consistent with their needs, interests, and abilities while strengthening the economic, social, and cultural life of its diverse community. CPCC is the largest community college in North Carolina, offering close to 300 degree and certification programs, customized corporate training, market-focused continuing education, and special interest classes. In 2002, the National Alliance of Business named CPCC the Community College of the Year for its response to the workforce and technology needs of local employers and job seekers through innovative educational and training strategies.
CPCC’s Corporate & Continuing Education department serves more than 2,700 businesses, and focuses on existing, entrepreneurial and transitional workers. Award winning Computer Training, Real Estate, Insurance and Small Business programs offer exciting opportunities for professional growth.
Additionally, training programs in Leadership, Management and Professional Development, and New and Expanding Industry focus on developing and enhancing professional skills needed in today’s diverse and fast-paced business environment.