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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...

North Carolina Community College President

President James C. (Jimmie) Williamson

Dr. James C. (Jimmie) Williamson

Dr. James C. “Jimmie” Williamson became the eighth president of the NC Community College System on July 1, 2016. He brings extensive experience as a leader, innovator and proponent of community colleges along with a background steeped in business, economic development, workforce development and community service.  

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