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Career & College Promise (CCP): How to Participate

For high school students interested in, or already partaking in, the CCP courses offered at RCC.
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What is CCP?

Career & College Promise (CCP) offers North Carolina high school students a clear path to success in college or in a career. The program is free to all students who maintain a 3.0 GPA and meet all other eligibility requirements. In sum, North Carolina is helping eligible high school students to begin earning college credit at a community college campus at no tuition cost to them or their families. There are two pathways that offer students an opportunity to earn a minimum of 30 college transfer credits:

  • College Transfer Pathway leading to Associate in Arts
  • College Transfer Pathway leading to Associate in Science
  • College Transfer Pathway leading to Associate in Applied Science

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for CCP enrollment, a high school student must meet the following criteria:

Be a high school junior or senior;
Have a weighted GPA of 3.0 on high school courses; and
Demonstrate college readiness on an assessment or placement test (see attachment A).

A student must demonstrate college readiness in English, reading and mathematics to be eligible for enrollment in a College Transfer Pathway.

Additional information regarding CCP may be directed to the Admissions Office

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