CCPP General Information

The Program

In accordance with Session Law 2011-145 Appropriations Act of 2011, Onslow County Schools and Coastal Carolina Community College established the Career and College Promise Program (CCPP). CCPP provides opportunities for eligible high school juniors and seniors to take college courses to accelerate completion of college certificates, diplomas, and Associate degrees that may lead to college transfer and/or careers.

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The Cost

Approved students pay no tuition. Students are required to purchase textbooks.

The Pathways

College Transfer Pathway

Courses in this pathway provide an opportunity for a student to complete up to 30 semester hours of transferrable courses toward an Associates and/or Bachelor’s degree.

College Transfer Pathway Criteria

  1. Be a high school junior or senior.
  2. Have a weighted GPA of 3.0 in high school courses.
  3. Demonstrate college readiness on an approved assessment in English, reading and mathematics.
  4. To remain eligible for continued enrollment, a student must complete a new application for each semester documenting continued progress toward high school graduation and maintain a 2.0 GPA on college coursework after completing two courses.
    SAT (taken 3/2016 or later) PSAT (2015 or later) Pre-ACT ACT NC DAP
     Evidence-Based Reading and Writing   480 Writing & Language  26  English  18  English  18   English and Reading  Composite score of 151 or higher
    Reading 26 Reading  22  Reading  22
    Mathematics  530  Mathematics  24.5 Mathematics 22  Mathematics 22 Mathematics  7 on each assessment for DMA 010 – 060

Career and Technical Education Pathway

Courses in this pathway lead to certificates or diplomas aligned with the student’s career path.

Career and Technical Education Pathway Criteria:

  1. Be a high school junior or senior.
  2. Have a weighted GPA of 3.0 on high school courses or have the academic recommendation of the high school principal or designee.
  3. Have received career pathway information outlining program requirements for completion of the certificate or diploma.
  4. To remain eligible for continued enrollment, a student must complete a new application for each semester documenting continued progress toward high school graduation and maintain a 2.0 GPA on college coursework after completing two courses.

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