Career & College Promise

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Steve Cumming
Director, Dual-Enrollment Programs

What is Career and College Promise (CCP)?

  • CCP offers tuition-free college courses that can lead to college credits and/or certificates and job training.
  • Students may enroll in college transfer or career pathways depending upon future plans.
  • College transfer pathways can lead up to 30 hours of college transfer credits.
  • Career and Technical Education Pathways lead to credits used towards certificates, diplomas, and degrees.
  • Students may be enrolled in one college transfer pathway and one career pathway.

Who can participate?

  • With a 2.8 unweighted GPA or higher OR qualifying test scores (SAT, ACT, Pre-ACT, PSAT, RISE Placement Test). See high school guidance counselor for test score requirements.

  • Freshman and Sophomores, see your high school guidance counselor for eligibility guidelines and pathway options. 

Where do the classes meet?

  • Courses are offered both online and seated for scheduling convenience.
  • To help accommodate high school scheduling, SCC offers late-start courses in 14-week format.
  • Nurse Aide classes are held at Albemarle High School and students must have their own transportation. (SCS students only)
  • Several pathways have classes at SCC's Albemarle Campus and students must have their own transportation:
    • Collision Repair & Refinishing Technology
    • Heating, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology
    • Heavy Equipment Operations 
    • Computer-Integrated Machining
    • Welding Technology

What are the benefits?

  • CCP allows you to earn college credits while in high school.
  • This will save you money on college tuition (CCP classes are tuition-free).
  • CCP helps gain college credits in order for your student to finish his/her college journey sooner.
  • Classes taken through Stanly Community College introduce students to the college experience and help them be more prepared upon entering the university setting.
  • If a university is not the right fit for your student, CCP can help him/her get a jump start on his/her career plans or help him/her attain job training, skills, and certifications.

How do I get started?