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Craven Community College

The North Carolina Career and College Promise (NCCCP)

College Options for High School Students

High school students, get a JUMP START on your future through the
North Carolina Career and College Promise!!

Beginning Spring 2012, the North Carolina Career and College Promise will give motivated high school students a head start on their college and careers, Tuition free!

This program provides structured opportunities for qualified public, private, and home-schooled juniors and seniors to pursue one of three pathways that lead to college certificates, diplomas, or degrees and provide entry-level job skills.

Academic credits earned through Career and College Promise Pathways enables students who continue into postsecondary education after high school to complete college degrees in less time than high school students without college credit.

Core 44 College-Transfer Pathway

If you are a high school junior or senior planning to attend a community college transfer program or a four-year college, this pathway will allow you to complete some of the core general education classes required during the first two years of a four-year degree.

Career Technical Education Pathway

If you are a high school junior or senior in a career cluster program at your local school, this pathway will give you the opportunity to enroll in a CCC Certificate Program that aligns with your high school program.

New/Returning Student Admissions Checklist

  1. COMPLETE the Career and College Promise Application. (see below)
  2. SCHEDULE an appointment with your High School Guidance Counselor.
  3. COMPLETE the Craven Community College admission application at
  4. SCHEDULE an appointment for class registration with a Craven Community College Advisor at (252) 638-4597 or

    Required forms for advising appointment

    • Career and College Promise Application with all required signatures
    • Official High School Transcript
    • Copy of all PLAN, PSAT, COMPASS, SAT and ACT SCORES
  5. REGISTER for New Student Orientation at

Important Links

Contact Information

Zomar Peter, Executive Director of Enrollment and Retention
Craven Community College
800 College Court
New Bern, NC 28562