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    Application Information for 2019-2020

    Cabarrus County is home to the Cabarrus Kannapolis Early College and the Cabarrus Early College of Technology.  Students will fill out only one application, but must select each school they wish to apply to and will only be considered for the selected schools.  If a student only selects Cabarrus Tech, then they will only be considered for Cabarrus Tech.  Students that select both schools will be considered for both.  If the student is offered a admission into both schools, the student will decide which offer to accept.


       Must be a resident of Cabarrus County (Those living in the Kannapolis City Schools District can only apply to Cabarrus Kannapolis Early College.)

       Must apply during 8th grade year.  (For students currently enrolled in a Cabarrus County high school that want to take community college classes, they should contact their school counselors and ask about the Career and College Promise Program.)


      Application - Students will complete the application online from the Cabarrus County Schools - School Choice website.  The teacher recommendation form must be turned into their middle school counselors.

      Interviews - As part of the application process, both the students and parents must participate in an interview.  Applicants will be contacted to schedule the interviews.

      Notification -  After all interviews are completed, all applicants are notified by mail as to the status of their application.

     Important Dates:

    The Early Colleges are part of the Cabarrus County Schools - School Choice Program and will follow the School Choice Program application timeline.  The following are important dates in the application process.

    ·  October 15, 2018 - Cabarrus Tech Prospective Student Night RCCC CBTC Campus in the Cabarrus Tech Building.  670 Concord Parkway N., Concord 28027.

    Prospective students and their families will be able to hear a presentation, talk with teachers and students, and tour the Cabarrus Tech Early College facilities. Students are asked to attend the session of their current middle school.

     1st Session 5:30 - 6:30pm -  Harris Road/ Northwest Cabarrus/ Concord/ Home Schooled, Private School, and others not listed

     2nd Session 6:30 - 7:30pm – Hickory Ridge/ J. N. Fries/ Mt. Pleasant/ C.C. Griffin/ Winkler


    – Octobter 9 -December 18 at 12pm - Application Open