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NCCCS to host the 2018 Minority Male Success Initiative Conference

The conference will be held Sunday, March 25 – Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center in Durham (RTP), North Carolina. The conference theme is "Bridging the Gap: Innovative Approaches to Minority Male Success. "

Photos from WIOA town hall meeting

First-ever town hall meeting on WIOA Title I & Title II grant opportunities for workforce development

The NC Community College System's College and Career Readiness Section and the Directors' Council of the NC Association of Workforce Development Boards on Dec.


Businesses, employees win with apprenticeships

Apprenticeship helps workers learn specialized skills needed in today's economy. And it allows businesses to create flexible and effective training and hiring solutions that work for their industry.

Jennifer Haygood and Margaret Spellings

My Future NC to develop statewide attainment goal, education plan

The leaders of North Carolina’s public education systems have partnered to create My Future NC, a new statewide commission on educational attainment.

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...

Economic Development

The Economic Development team provides education, training, and support services for new, expanding, and existing business and industry in all 100 North Carolina counties through our network of 58 community colleges. Industry training, biomanufacturing and business guidance are just a few of the specialized services available through programs like BioNetwork, Customized Training, and the Small Business Center Network. Additional resources and information are available directly through each service area:

System President Search

The North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges invites applications and nominations for the position of President of the North Carolina Community College System. 
Presidential Search Announcement

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Nursing: Education Options in Nursing

Intro Nursing

The North Carolina Community College System provides pre-licensure education to most of our State’s first-time test-takers for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses and Practical Nurses (NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN). The NCCCS has multiple educational options for entry into Nursing and seamless transitions into furthering your Nursing Education. 

Analytics and Reporting

Proprietary Schools

Board of Post-Secondary Credentials

Art Exhibit



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

Student Success Center

The NC Student Success Center serves as a resource hub for shared learning, technical assistance, idea generation, and policy advocacy for all 58 colleges to advance, scale, and sustain state-wide student success and completion efforts.

Success Stories

Jonathan Gass, Southwestern Community College, Excellence Award 2012