College and Career Promise
Career and College Promise provides seamless dual enrollment education opportunities for eligible North Carolina high school students in order to accelerate completion of college certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees that lead to college transfer or provide entry-level job skills. North Carolina community colleges may offer the following Career and College Promise pathways aligned with the K-12 curriculum and career and college ready standards adopted by the State Board of Education:
Course tuition is Free. Students are responsible for the textbook and related materials.
DUAL CREDIT: To support high school students who are earning college credit while in high school through Career and College Promise, NCDPI has determined dual credit allowances for courses included in the Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC) of the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement (CAA). UGETC courses will transfer for equivalency credit from NC Community Colleges to UNC Institutions. Students who enroll in and pass these college courses will also receive high school course credit based on the chart below. Eligible high school students may enroll in these courses year-round through CCP.
For purposes of calculating student Grade Point Averages on the high school transcript, courses included on this chart are weighted in accordance with SBE policy GCS-L-004.
Dual Credit Courses
Career and College Promise Booklet
CCP courses can be taken through Rowan Cabarrus Community College. Several online course options are available. Please see your school counselor for more information.
Earn your Associate of Arts or Associate of Science while in high school! The document below is a general outline of courses that will enable you to earn an AA or AS through Rowan Cabarrus Community College. Ask your counselor to help you plan to earn your associate degree while in high school.
Stay on target with these planning Documents:
Planning Document as Excel
Planning Document as PDF
Free Additional Courses Offered at Catawba College
Qualified 11th and 12th Graders can take free dual-credit courses at Catawba College. See your Guidance Counselor for details.
Students who are taking courses in a school outside of their domicile and/or outside of RSS, provide their own transportation and must have the below forms on file.