2016 Graduates

Congratulations to all 2016 Graduates!

The State Board of Community Colleges congratulates all the 2016 graduates from our 58 colleges!

System Presidents Fouts, Williamson, Ralls

System Presidents Past, Present and Future

RALEIGH – The State Board of Community Colleges has honored former System President, Dr. Scott Ralls with the title of President Emeritus.

Lee Roberts and Yolanda Stith

Lee Roberts and Yolanda Stith are our newest State Board members

The State Board of Community Colleges welcomes two new members, Lee Harriss Roberts of Raleigh and Yolanda Stith of Durham, both of whom will serve out existing terms as at-large appointees of Governor Pat McCrory.

2016 State Board Awards Redipients

Celebrating 2016 State Board Award Recipients

State Board of Community Colleges announced the 2016 recipients of the President of the Year, Excellence in Teaching, Staff of the Year and Distinguished Partners in Excellence awards, as well as the I.E Ready Award,

Dr. Jimmie Williamson

The State Board Welcomes Dr. James Williamson as the 8th President of the System

Dr. Williamson will begin his new position on July 1, 2016. #NewSystemPres

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Governor Proclaims April as Excellence in Education Month

Governor Pat McCrory has proclaimed April as “North Carolina Community College Excellence in Education Month.

About Us

Mission & History

The mission of the North Carolina Community College System is to open the door to high-quality, accessible educational opportunities that minimize barriers to post-secondary education, maximize student success, develop a globally and multi-culturally competent workforce, and improve the lives and well-being of individuals by providing...

NCWorks Customized Training

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The NCWorks Customized Training Program provides education, training and support services for new, expanding and existing business and industry in North Carolina through our network of 58 community colleges, serving all 100 counties of the state. Our goal is to foster and support three key aspects of your company's well-being: Job Growth, Technology Investment and Productivity Enhancement.

Proprietary Schools

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Our purpose is to assure prospective and enrolled students and citizens of North Carolina that proprietary schools operating in North Carolina meet minimum standards of quality in their operation.

Analytics and Reporting

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The Business Intelligence and Research & Performance Management departments collaborate to ensure colleges have access to information needed to facilitate institutional effectiveness and program improvement.

High School Equivalency

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North Carolina’s High School Equivalency (HSE) Diploma program offers instruction to assist learners in preparing to successfully pass a designated high school equivalency assessment.

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Align4NCWorks is the NC Community College System’s strategic initiative for collaborative workforce development.


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A system-wide strategic focus to increase student success, access and program excellence.

Success Stories

Tiana Hundley, Wake Technical Community College, Excellence Award 2012