The Services Corporation supports Central Piedmont through educational and community enterprises that advance the life-long educational development of the citizens of Mecklenburg County.

Services Corporation Administration

 This unit is responsible for the oversight and fiscal management of all Services Corporation businesses and subsidiaries.

Harris Conference Center (HCC)

This full service executive conference facility has over 12,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, convenient amenities, state of the art technology, and a beautifully appointed art gallery.

Minutes from Charlotte Center City but miles from distraction, HCC is the natural choice for your next meeting.

Central piedmont Performing Arts

Our performing arts and events facilities feature brilliant acoustics and superb amenities which can accommodate the needs of many types of presenters, from professional symphony orchestras to small dance companies.

Our facilities also provide impeccable service, an affordable pricing structure, full technical assistance, accessible free parking and are in close proximity to Uptown Charlotte and world-class restaurants.

Collegiate Test Prep

Collegiate Test Prep provides students with small group non-credit test prep instruction at an affordable price. Courses offered include SAT, ACT, Step-Up, TEAS and GRE.

Experienced instructors provide personalized feedback in a small group setting. 

Youth Central

Our Youth Central programs offer a variety of academic and personal enrichments opportunities for grades 1-12. Our week-long summer camps are perfect for elementary through high school students and provide an ideal setting to match your campers skills with their passions.

Teen Coding is an immersive, multi-week course for middle and high school students to learn how we communicate with computers. They will be taught the tools and languages used to build and run websites, apps, and video games. Taught by industry experts, students will gain valuable skills that will inspire their creative curiosity and prepare them for the future of coding.


Facilities Services reserves and schedules the use of Central Piedmont classroom space, conference rooms, and small auditoriums for non-Performing Arts and Foundation events.

All interested parties, both internal and external, must submit a rental application, as well as a current certificate of insurance, and will assume all fees associated with the event.

Center for Applied Research (CFAR)

Center for Applied Research addresses the research evaluation needs of educational institutions, community efforts, and national initiatives. For more information on our services, please contact:
Jamie Pfeffer,

Leadership Management Professional Development (LMPD)

Leadership Management & Professional Development services are multi-faceted, client-based workforce development consulting projects where traditional FTE's are not generated.