Pictured: Military Representatives, Dr. Williamson, Dr. Keen, Secretary Skvarla, Sen. Burr & Dr. Lingle

President Williamson attends Defense Trade Show

President Williamson joined Dr. Larry Keen at the 15th Annual NC Defense and Economic Development Trade Show at Fayetteville Technical Community College on Monday, August 1st.

Kirsten Stovall, N4CSGA President, joins the State Board

The State Board welcomes the newest N4CSGA President

Kirsten Stovall, in her final year at Randolph Community College, was sworn in as the student representative on the State Board for the 2016-17 academic year.

President Williamson's first staff meeting

President Williamson's first staff meeting

“If we are not adding value to the System and the colleges,  we have no role.”

State Board Awards Presented

State Board Awards Presented

2016 Awards recognitions.

2016 Graduates

Congratulations to all 2016 Graduates!

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

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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

NCWorks Customized Training Intro

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

Analytics and Reporting Intro Text

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

High School Equivalency Intro Text

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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Art Exhibit

Align4NCWorks

Align4NCWorks

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

Southwestern CC 2016 Academic Excellence Award recipient Sophie Maxwell