Dr. Jill Biden: CPCC Among the Best of the Best

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 CHARLOTTE, NC — The Second Lady of the United States says Central Piedmont Community College is among the best of the best.

Dr. Jill Biden gave the commencement address to 800 CPCC graduates at Bojangles Coliseum Thursday afternoon.  The long-time community college educator praised CPCC for what it’s doing to adapt to the needs of our modern workplace.

“Central Piedmont is equipping students with the skills they need to excel in careers in come of the fastest-growing industries in the United States like manufacturing, engineering and health care,” said Dr. Biden.

Dr. Biden is also championing an Obama Administration plan to make community college free for students who keep a 2.5 grade point average.