• Career and College Promise

    Rowan Cabarrus Community College


  • What is Career and College Promise?
    Career and College Promise provides seamless dual enrollment educational 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.  Rowan-Cabarrus offers a variety of pathways for students who are interested in pursuing a College Transfer Certificate or a Career Technical Certificate Pathway." You can also learn more about the CCP program through this video
    Who is eligible to take CCP College Transfer Pathway classes?
    • High school juniors and seniors
    • With a GPA of 2.8 unweighted or higher or who are deemed college ready by test scores (SAT, ACT, PSAT, NCDAP)


    Who is eligible to take CCP Career and Technical Education Pathway classes?  
    • High school juniors and seniors
    • With a GPA of 2.8 unweighted or higher or recommendation of high school principal (for CTE programs only)
    • Meet the prerequisites for courses within the career pathway


    What are the pathways/tracks for CCP?
    College Transfer Pathways:
    • Associates in Arts
    • Associates in Engineering
    • Associates in Fine Arts in Visual Arts
    • Associates in Science

    Career and Technical Education Pathways:

    • Advertising & Graphic Design Certificate
    • Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Technology
    • Automotive Systems Technology
    • Computer-Integrated Machine Basic
    • Computer-Integrated Machining CNC Operator
    • Construction Management
    • Cosmetology
    • Criminal Justice Technology
    • Early Childhood Education
    • Electrical Systems Technology
    • Electrical Engineering Technology
    • Esthetics Technology
    • Information Technology Essentials Certifiate
    • Manicuring/Nail Technology
    • Mechanical Drafting Technology Certificate
    • Mechatronics Engineering Technology Certificate
    • Motorsports Management Technology
    • Nursing Aid Certificate
    • Pre-Physical Therapist Assistant Pathway
    • Pre-Occupational Therapy Assistant Pathway
    • Pre-Radiography Pathway
    • Welding Technology


    Where do I take CCP classes?
    • Classes are offered either online or on campus at various Rowan-Cabarrus Community College locations


    Who do I talk to and how do I register for CCP classes?
    • When you meet with your counselor during registration, you will indicate that you are interested in taking a CCP course at RCCC.  The counselor will check your eligibility and provide you with the required paperwork to fill out.
    • Students will need to complete a Career & College Promise Application and Student Agreement Form
    • Some students may need to schedule a placement exam if they do not meet the PReACT/ACT, PreSAT/SAT requirements. To schedule a placement exam please click here.

    For more detailed information, please visit: https://www.rccc.edu/highschool/ 

     See the various program booklets here.

    Contact the Help Desk for any troubleshooting you may have to do with RCCC and your courses!