What is the Academy of Financial Technology?

  • The Academy of Financial Technology is a new academy theme for Cabarrus County Schools beginning in the fall of 2021. Students will have the opportunity to prepare for careers in finance and technology in a career-focused curriculum with focus areas in finance, cybersecurity and information technology.

    Students are offered coursework that introduces them to the field and provides opportunities for internships and career exposure.

AOFT Schools

  • The Academy of Financial Technology will open in the 2021-2022 school year at Hickory Ridge High School.

    Hickory Ridge High


  • Transportation is not provided unless the student lives within the school attendance zone.

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Program Requirements

  • Application only for rising 9th grade students.



Last Modified on October 1, 2020