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Central Piedmont Community College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$11,901 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$2,288 tuition
$7,840 off campus room & board
$1,500 books
$273 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$18,045 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$8,432 tuition
$7,840 off campus room & board
$1,500 books
$273 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$1,509 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
67% of students receive aid
56% get federal aid ($4,231 avg)
11% get state aid ($1,410 avg)
13% get institn'l aid ($1,509 avg)
12% get loans ($5,309 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 8.51% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.17% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $4,680 58%
Federal Grant Aid $4,231 56%
Pell Grants $4,210 56%
Other Federal Grants $277 7%
Institution Grant Aid $1,509 13%
State Grant Aid $1,410 11%
Student Loans $5,309 12%
Federal Loans $5,155 12%
Other Loans $7,455 0%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 1
Financial aid deadline: June 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Central Piedmont Community College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1201 Elizabeth Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28204
(704) 330-2722
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $72
Out of State $264


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Krystal from Charlotte, NC
  • Nov-13-2014 I am a past student here

    student groups are cool. they have a gym. and there are some nice short classes you can take to just expand your personal life. like yoga, dance etc...

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  • 5
  • Shelby from Waxhaw, NC
  • Nov-10-2014 I am a current student here

    Definitely worth your money! I have saved so much money going to CPCC rather than going to a 4-year college or university.

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  • 5
  • Meghann from Huntersville, NC
  • Jun-18-2014 I am a current student here

    You can take fast-paced classes over the summer for a third of the cost at a public/private university, and I highly suggest taking as many classes as you can! My AA in Arts is exempting me from having to take any more math/science/foreign language classes at UNCC, and I couldn't be any more happy that I was able to network with skilled professionals, and also save myself money.

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  • 4
  • Meghann from Huntersville, NC
  • May-13-2014 I am a past student here

    I completed a two-year degree for less than half of the price a 4-year university would have required. For the money, I am positive that it did not go to waste at any point. The professors know that we pay to be educated by the school, and they give their all in doing just so.

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